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33.50 Inch Catcher's Mitt
Praying Mantis Pattern
Reinforced Closed Web
Stress-Wedge Technology - Shock Absorption Protection
Double-Sided Slim Padding Allows For Increased Pocket Size
Partially Open Back
Select Steerhide Leather
100 Day Love Your Glove Guarantee
Designed For An Adolescent And Teenaged Hand (Will Fit Some Adult Hands)
Index Finger Hood For Protection & Comfort
Recommended Exclusively For Catchers
Should Feature A Fairly Easy Break-In
Akadema is the world's most exciting baseball and softball company in the world. Akadema's ownership attributes an increasing market share to their innovative quality professional product line in contrast to mass-produced products that have little to do with quality, feel, or design that raise the level of play. Akadema's patented Praying Mantis is the most innovative catcher`s mitt ever to hit the market, and now it`s available in a lighter, game-ready Pro Soft Series Catcher's Mitt: APP240 Catcher's Mitt! This 33.5", Pro Soft Series glove is born to meet the desire of players looking for the distinct advantage of a game-ready glove; this series is Akadema's newest innovation. Light and playable right out of the workshop, this Pro Soft Series glove was constructed to give a player the unparalleled fit and feel right off the bat. The Pro Soft Praying Mantis is great for all players and skill levels, with its patented Stress Wedge technology offering shock absorbing protection, additional Finger Hammocks to lock the hand into place, Double-sided slim padding for increased pocket size, and a double-flexhinge to snap the mitt closed on contact. Find out for yourself what makes Akadema the hottest equipment manufacturer on the planet with the all new Pro Soft Praying Mantis! Akadema: Bring Your "A" Game! Free Shipping!
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About the Brand
In Akadema's short but remarkable history it has become one of America's hottest baseball and softball equipment company for professional, college, high school, and serious youth players. The Akadema phenomenon started with the Professional Glove Series and continues with the Reptilian®, Praying Mantis®, Pro Soft™ and Prodigy™ Glove Series as well as the Amish Wood™, Tacktion™ and Xtension® Aluminum Bat Series. Akadema's ownership attributes increasing market share to their innovative professional baseball and softball product line in contrast to mass-produced products that have little to do with quality, feel, or design to raise the level of play.
Akadema's products are manufactured for professional players but are now accessible to semi pro, college, high school, and serious youth players. Akadema products are still designed with the professional player in mind but competitively priced for the professional player at heart. So it's your turn to think like a professional, play like a professional, and use Akadema Professional!
Akadema now has both baseball and fastpitch softball advisory staffs that they work with closely to implement new ideas. Members of the baseball advisory staff include Hall of Famers Ozzie Smith and Gary Carter as well as Howard Johnson, Reggie Smith, Luis Polonia, Sandy Martinez and many others. Fastpitch stars that are on the advisory staff include Crystl Bustos and Julie Smith. The input on performance from the advisory staff gives Akadema something they cannot put a price on. Their advisors don’t talk about marketing or places to sell the gloves, they just care about performance.
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