The AAVA Armoured Sports Bra protects the areas of the upper body that are often prone to impact and injury. While maintaining flexibility and freedom of movement.
It is suitable for all team, contact and combat sports and occupational activities that do not require mandatory full-chest protection. The AAVA does not replace hardshell armour but can be worn as a protective base layer under additional armour, such as back or shoulder protection or mandatory occupational protection.
Contact and Team Sports
We have tested the AAVA with Roller Derby and Rugby athletes. It is suitable for any contact or team sports prone to hits, bumps, falls, and tackles. This includes sports such as Football, Basketball, Hockey, Handball and Volleyball. AAVA is also suitable for Hardball and Bat Sports such as Softball, Lacrosse and Cricket.
We have tested the AAVA with MTB and Freeskiing Athletes. Additionally, it is suitable as a base layer for various action sports such as Motorsports and Snowboarding and can be worn underneath additional protection (for back protectors etc). It does not replace hardshell armour.
We have tested the AAVA with BJJ and Muay Thai athletes. It is also suitable for all other martial arts sports, which do not require mandatory full-chest protection. It can be worn as a protective base layer underneath additional armour, as used in Hema, Fencing, Kendo and other Martial Arts Sports.
The AAVA can decrease the risk of injuries in high-risk or fast-paced occupational situations. Sternum, Rib, Breast and Collar Bone protection are beneficial occupations such as the police or armed force, stunt person, security, first responder, or firefighter.