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 world-wide 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 all week and on weekends until midday . 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