Best Groin Protectors for MMA and Jiu Jitsu

Shock Doctor Ultra MMA Groin Protector

A groin protector is a necessary piece of MMA equipment, for obvious reasons. You also will need one for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, while you are rolling you can get hit accidentally in the groin area and that’s no fun. The traditional groin protector (baseball) should not be worn for MMA, simply because they are not Read More…

Under Armour Compression Shorts and Cup

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The Under Armour Compression Shorts and Cup is one of the newest groin protection systems to hit the Mixed Martial Arts gear industry. Of course, UA has been a big player in mainstream sports such as football. And it was only natural to utilize their technology for MMA. The compression shorts are made of a Read More…

Spider Guard Compression Shorts and Flex Cup Combo

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The Spider Guard Compression Shorts for MMA is for use with the Spider Guard Flexible Athletic Cup, a protective cup made of a combo of rubber and plastic, that is designed exclusively for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and grappling. The softer cup material prevents discomfort and injury when “rolling” with your training partner or opponent. These Read More…

Dirty Boxer MMA Compression Shorts and Jock

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Dirty Boxer is a new MMA gear company specializing in MMA jock and compression shorts. Developed by top MMA fighters, they have revolutionized the typical athletic jock and created a system that is ideal for the MMA athlete. The Dirty Boxer features ClinchFit™ system that greatly improves comfort and flexibility/mobility, PowerHold™ material provide an increased Read More…

JACO MMA Protective Cup Compression Shorts

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Jaco has recently hit the MMA scene with a new series of stylish and high-tech MMA gear with their Jaco Resurgence fight shorts and the Jaco shirts. Now they have introduced their newest product, the Jaco MMA protective cup and compression shorts. They have taken the typical protective cup into another level of comfort and Read More…

Choosing a Cup for MMA Training

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Why do I need a cup? Aren’t groin shots illegal in MMA? Yes, they are, but there are many instances where you can receive a kick or a knee to the groin by accident. Even in pure grappling, when you are rolling around with somebody it is possibly to get hit or have some sort Read More…

Nutty Buddy Athletic Protective Cup Review

Nutty Buddy Athletic Cup Comparison

MMA Gear Guide recently posted an article about the Nutty Buddy Athletic Protective Cup. Shortly after, we were contacted by a representative from Nutty Buddy who saw the post. He wanted to let us know how great it was to see his product featured on our website and offered to send us a sample product Read More…

Shock Doctor Compression Shorts with Flex Cup

Shock Doctor makes an excellent groin protector combo. Instead of the usual jock strap that is uncomfortable and slides around, Shock Doctor integrated a cup pocket into some high quality compression shorts. These shorts are very durable, wick away sweat, and of course are very secure and comfortable. The optional cup is very strong with Read More…

Nutty Buddy Athletic Protective Cup

The Nutty Buddy Athletic Protective cup is different than your average athletic cup. Video demonstrations have shown men taking a fastball to the groin without even flinching. The Nutty Buddy is designed to fit ergonomically to the male body. Instead of only a regular jock strap, it utilizes a three part system, with the protector, Read More…