Khaos® Waterboy Junior

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Prix $39.95

The Khaos® Waterboy Junior™, initially designed for runners, has evolved into a versatile tool benefiting catchers and pitchers as well. Focused on enhancing arm efficiency, glove skills, and awareness, this innovation is rooted in water instability training principles. It provides real-time proprioceptive feedback improving body awareness while strengthening the upper arm and shoulder complex muscles. Athletic performance of rotational athletes (i.e. baseball, tennis, volleyball) emphasizing non-dominant arm-side control can benefit from using the Waterboy Junior.

  • Improved Arm Swing for Runners: Water movement boosts awareness of efficient and powerful arm motion.
  • Catching Training Tool: Emphasizes Glove Awareness, fostering efficient movement, quick reactions, and improved transfers.
  • Glove Side Awareness for Pitchers: Enhances glove arm action for improved extension, alignment, and arm health.
  • Sensory Input for Rotational Athletes: Shifting water provides immediate feedback, enhancing arm awareness and control.
  • Functional Resistance Training: Extra weight challenges and strengthens the upper arm and shoulder promoting endurance and arm health.

The Waterboy Junior™ introduces a groundbreaking approach to hydrodynamic training, featuring small tubular containers filled with water meticulously designed for a comfortable fit on the forearms. Originally created to enhance arm swing efficiency for runners, it swiftly gained recognition as a versatile training tool for catchers looking to improve glove skills and pitchers focusing on glove side awareness. Built on the principles of water instability, the Waterboy Junior™ is an economical solution that transcends traditional training methods, offering a comprehensive approach to elevate athletic performance.

The Waterboy Junior™ creates an extra layer to training by incorporating added mass on the forearms. This innovative approach creates functional resistance training for the upper arm and shoulder complex muscles involved in arm-centric activities. Whether for runners focusing on arm swing, pitchers refining their pitching motions, catchers working on glove skills, or rotational athletes focusing on their non-dominant side, the added mass introduces a dynamic challenge. The result is increased strength and endurance in these muscle groups, contributing to improved overall upper-body performance, improved arm health, and reduced risk of fatigue during extended activities.

For runners, the Waterboy Junior™ becomes a catalyst for improved arm swing efficiency. The inclusion of unpredictable water movement within the containers introduces a unique challenge, providing valuable proprioceptive feedback. As athletes engage with the device and navigate through the resistance and instability created by the water, they experience heightened body awareness. This heightened awareness translates into enhanced coordination and power during the running stride, contributing to more efficient arm movements and overall improved running mechanics and performance.\

For catchers, the Waterboy Junior™ proves invaluable for training heightened glove efficiency. The dynamic resistance and real-time feedback of the device emphasize glove position, improper angles, and wrist movements. The immediate feedback of the shifting water alerts to deviations from proper technique enables catchers to make instant corrections, fostering improved glove skills. This heightened awareness translates into quicker reactions, seamless ball transfers, and an elevated level of play, positioning catchers at the forefront of their game.

Pitchers find significant benefits in the Waterboy Junior™ emphasis on heightened glove awareness and real-time feedback. By wearing the water-filled containers on the glove side forearm, pitchers receive immediate feedback on their glove side movements. The inherent instability challenges pitchers to maintain a heightened awareness of their glove position, crucial for stability and extension during the pitching motion. This targeted training leads to improved glove-side mechanics and enhanced arm health.

The Waterboy Junior™ stands as an innovative training solution, seamlessly integrating science-driven principles to elevate athletic performance in arm-centric activities. With a focus on arm efficiency through proprioceptive feedback and added mass for dynamic resistance training, this hydrodynamic training tool offers a sensational opportunity for discovery learning. The Waterboy Junior™ pushes the boundaries of conventional training for optimal results, making it a game-changer in the realm of athletic development.