Gripsox are available in all size ranges and in black or red. Two styles are stocked: stretch top and a shorter ankle version. The company is Australian owned and run by physiotherapist Luke Goodwin. They are primarily marketed to reduce falls risk in the elderly or disabled , but are very popular for yoga and pilates. These quality socks are now popular worldwide and used in over 120 hospitals and aged care facilities.
Gripsox are latex free and withstand high-temperature laundering. Original anklet black Gripsox are available in 3 sizes ( 2-8 , 6-11 , 11-14 ) and the red version comes in 4 sizes (2-8 , 6-11 , 11-14 and Medical ) . The large size range increases the probability of getting the right fit.
The key feature of Gripsox is a rubberised ” non-slip ” sole to help with the gripping of variable floor surfaces , equipment and mats.
Jim Wallace Pharmacy is open Monday – Saturday. On Saturdays we are open 9 am -2 pm. Off-street parking is easy and often you can park at the front door. But if you can’t get to our Sydney store in Ermington, we can send them to you. Options include standard post, overnight post and express same day courier if the need is urgent.
“Gripsox improve the gait performance in older people walking on slippery surfaces ” ( Hatton, A et al )
Designed by an Australian Physiotherapist, GripSox are non-slip socks that are:
- Clinically trialled in Australia
- Increased Safety and Falls Prevention
- Improves Performance
- Seamless toe for pure comfort
- Non cushioned for extra grip sensation
- 95% cotton for breathability
- 5% elastane helps swollen feet