Aircast A60 Ankle Brace
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Aircast A60 Ankle Brace

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  • Prevents rollover and ankle sprains with a plastic stabiliser
  • Designed for professional and amateur athletes alike
  • Comfortable to wear in almost any trainer or shoe
  • Quick and easy to put on with a secure single strap
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£49.95(Inc. 20% VAT)
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Aircast A60 Ankle Brace

If you're looking for the ultimate ankle brace to protect your ankle while playing sports, the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is the perfect solution for preventing ankle rollover or sprains, as it supports your ankle to help you perform your best. Worn by professional athletes and beginners alike, it's our top choice for any sportsplayer keen to continue playing at the top of their game.

Why Is the Aircast A60 Considered the Best Ankle Brace for Sports?

To help you decide if this is the right ankle brace for you, we’ve outlined our favourite things about the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace that we think puts it at the top of its game.

  • High-quality ankle brace ideal for professional and amateur athletes alike
  • Supports your ankle with plastic stabilisers to prevent sprains and ankle rollover
  • Stabilising at 60° to provide your ankle with a more comfortable resting angle
  • Comfortable to wear with a breathable Breath-O-Prene material
  • Quick and easy to put on with a secure single fastening strap
  • Fits into most trainers, boots, and shoes without being bulky
  • Suitable for hand washing in lukewarm water with mild soap and then air dried

How Does the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Prevent Sprains and Rollovers?

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace features a plastic stabiliser that goes from one side of your ankle to the other, resting comfortably under the arch of your foot. The proprioceptive nature of the brace means you are more subconsciously aware of where you are placing your foot, reducing the risk of further injury.

Unlike traditional ankle supports, which are often designed with a 90° angle, the Aircast A60 Brace supports the ankle at 60°. This is akin to the angle of your foot during activities, making the Aircast A60 Brace ideal for preventing sprains and ankle rollover during sports.

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Supports the Ankle with a 60 Degree Moulded Stabiliser

Which Sports Is the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Suitable For?

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is suitable for a wide range of sports and physical activities, and can prevent sprains while playing virtually any dry-land sport that requires turning or running. Suitable sports include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Rugby
  • Running
  • Squash
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Walking

…and many, many more!

What Size of Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Do I Need?

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is available for the left and the right foot in sizes Small, Medium, and Large. Please see the table below for details, then select your required size from the drop-down menu at the top of the page. 

Size Men's UK Shoe Size Women's UK Shoe Size EU Sizing
Small Up to Size 6.5 Up to Size 6 Up to Size 40
Medium Size 7 to 10.5 Size 6.5 to 10.5 Size 40.5 - 45
Large Size 11+ Size 11+ Size 46+

What Should I Do if I Fall Between Sizes?

If your shoe size falls between two sizing boundaries, we suggest selecting the larger of the two sizes for comfort. However, if you would prefer a snug fit, please select the lower of the two sizes.

If your ankle is swollen and you are close to a sizing boundary, we would advise choosing a larger size.

What If My Feet Are Too Small for the A60?

If your feet are too small for the A60 you may want to consider an alternative. The Aircast AirSport Ankle Brace provides a similar profile of support and includes an extra small option.

Can I Wear the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace with an Existing Sprain?

The Aircast A60 Brace is designed to provide prophylactic protection and support, preventing injuries before they occur. This preventative ankle brace is therefore not suitable for wearing while you are suffering from an existing sprain.

If you require a brace for functional recovery of an existing sprain, the Aircast Air-Stirrup Universe Ankle Brace will help to reduce swelling and pain. If you’re almost ready to begin physical activity again before a full recovery, we recommend the semi-rigid cushioning support of the Aircast Airsport Ankle Brace.

Can I Wear the Aircast A60 On Either Foot?

As the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace features an anatomical shape to fit with the curves of your ankle, it should be worn only on the specified foot. If you find that you have a particularly protruding ankle bone, we recommend that you boost the comfort of your A60 Ankle Brace with a gel sleeve. We know that you need your ankle to feel as comfortable as possible, so you may wish to pair your A60 with the Silipos Gel Sleeve for optimal comfort!

Can I Wear an Aircast A60 Ankle Brace on Both Ankles?

Yes! If you have previously suffered sprains on both ankles and wish to protect against a similar injury in the future, then wearing an Aircast A60 Brace on each ankle is a good measure to prevent against sprains and ankle rollover.

Will the Aircast A60 Brace Fit Inside My Normal Shoes?

With a low-profile design that doesn’t bulk out your footwear, you can wear the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace inside virtually any trainer, football boot, or shoe. As you can see from the image below, the brace contours to your ankle shape without excessive bulk, making sure it won’t compromise your footwear and your comfort.

Aircast A60 Ankle Support Brace

How Easy Is It to Put On the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace?

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is quick and easy to put on, allowing you to strap it on in a matter of seconds. All you need to do is secure the internal sleeve at the front of your ankle with the hook-and-loop fastener, and then bring the single strap around the back of your ankle and up through the plastic buckle on the outside of your ankle. This can then be adjusted to be as loose or as tight as you require.

Why not time yourself? See how long it takes you to read the above paragraph out loud, and then see if you can put on the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace in less time! Make sure you let us know how you did!

Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Fitting Instructions

Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Instructions
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How Comfortable Is the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace?

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is lightweight and incredibly comfortable to wear! The stabiliser rests snugly under the arch of your foot without adding any bulk to your shoes, and the curved stabilisers conform to the natural shape of your foot for improved comfort.

Do I Wear Socks with the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace?

It’s best to wear the Aircast A60 brace on top of a sock. Not only will this make it more comfortable, but it will also prevent it from moving around while you’re active. There’s no need to compromise your warmth while playing sports outdoors!

What Is Anti-Migration and How Does the Aircast A60 Stay In Place?

If you’ve ever worn an ankle brace that has turned out to be anything other than supportive, you’ll know that it’s incredibly annoying and uncomfortable if it shifts around while you’re working out. This movement, or migration, is prevented by the anti-migration design of the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace.

As the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace wraps under the arch of the foot, anchoring the support in the correct position, the ankle brace is prevented from migrating up the leg during use. This means that the Aircast A60 reduces the risk of the brace moving out of its correct position and limits the time you need to spend repositioning the brace during sport or activity.

What Should I Do After I Take Off the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace?

After removing the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace, we recommend that you gently apply an ice pack to the area. Not only will this feel soothing after an intense workout, but it will also help to prevent any post-match discomfort from turning into something more nasty. The Ankle Ice Pack Wrap is a perfect solution!

How Often Will I Be Able to Wear the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace?

You can wear the Aircast A60 Brace whenever you feel the need to protect your ankle during physical activities. The mesh fabric construction surrounding the plastic stabilisers stands up to vigorous use whether outdoors on the pitch or inside the sports hall, ensuring it can provide you with vital support time and time again.

What’s the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace Made Of?

The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is made from special Breathe-O-Prene fabric while the stabiliser inside the ankle brace is made from a moulded plastic to provide reliable support at a 60° angle. Although rigid enough to provide effective stability, the stabiliser is not uncomfortable and does not hinder your movement. A full list of actual materials include:

  • Nylon
  • Spandex
  • Polyester
  • Polypropylene Resin
  • Polyethylene Foam

Is the Aircast A60 a Latex-Free Ankle Brace?

Yes! The Aircast A60 Ankle Brace is free from latex, making it a suitable option for you if you’re worried about latex allergies or often find latex-based products to be uncomfortable or irritating.

How Long Have Aircast Been Creating Quality Sports Supports?

We know how important it is for you to use products from trustworthy brands, and this is particularly true when considering your health and wellbeing. Aircast have been making technical breakthroughs and providing medical professionals worldwide with reliable products for more than 30 years.

Do Professional Athletes Wear the Aircast A60?

That’s right! You may have even already spotted tennis pro Andy Murray wearing the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace while on the court! Next time you’re watching a match, why not see if you can spot the Aircast A60 on the ankles of the professionals?

Where Can I Learn More about the Aircast A60?

To help you find out even more about the Aircast A60 Ankle Brace and see it up close for yourself, we’ve put together this 360° video. Why not give it a watch and see what you think?

Do you have a question about this product or want to purchase it? No problem at all. Simply call us on 020 7720 2266 between 09:00 and 17:00 Monday to Friday. 

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Delivery - Free UK Mainland Delivery

Delivery is free of charge on all items at Health and Care when delivered to a mainland UK address.

This item is usually dispatched by Royal Mail 1st Class Post or better.

This item is usually dispatched the same day when ordered before 2.00pm, Monday to Friday.

The delivery expectation of 1st Class Royal Mail is 1 to 3 working days, but most packages arrive the next day. 

Please call our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 if you have any questions about the delivery of this item.

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does the job!
Thursday, 29 August 2019  | 

excellent product, provides excellent support

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Sunday, 25 August 2019  | 

Very good brace! I am a rugby player suffering from Os Trignonum, an extra bone in my foot that rubs off my ligament. Although the brace can not fully give relief from the pain (no brace could) the brace completely stabilizes my ankle, and gives me so much freedom of movement. Very well made.

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A60 ankle support
Monday, 5 August 2019  | 

Immediately helped support. Felt confidence return.

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Excellent product, which does exactly what it's says.
Monday, 22 July 2019  | 

I used this for ankle instability, it is comfortable to wear, snug enough but not over tight and the splints on both sides prevent ankle rolling. I found it best to wear a sock underneath it to prevent discomfort.

I thought at first it was quite expensive but how it works is amazing and worth every penny and I felt more confident exercising. The service was excellent, with delivery in under a day from ordering.

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Monday, 22 July 2019  | 

Great product, works well & first class service from Health and Care. Prompt delivery.

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