The Unlimited Motion Goalie Shock Wrist/Palm Gel Pad is designed to reduce the influence of photographs on the catcher hand. The sleeve has a four” x 2″ TPE gel pad that runs alongside the bottom of the palm and extends to the wrist. This ensures that painful stingers are virtually completely negated, permitting the goaltender to concentrate on making saves with out worry of damage. One other advantage of the wrist/palm gel pad is the discount of stress and irritation that happens on the hand throughout play. Having to continuously transfer one’s hand in quick and typically unnatural methods can take its toll, so the additional padding that the gel sleeve offers is a welcome aid.