K4 VR46 | RIDERS ACADEMY Limited Edition Knee Brace
POD Active joins forces with VR46 | Riders Academy to protect current and future stars of Moto and MotoGP.
Sporting a fantastic black glossy frame, the new VR46 | Riders Academy LE bring VR46-Fluo cuffs and a multi-color Riders Academy themed pop art design; this new K4 Limited Edition knee brace will bring the MotoGP feeling to your legs.
|RECOMMENDED FOR:||IMPACT PROTECTION, INJURY PREVENTION, MENISCUS INJURIES, ACL, MCL, PCL, LCL, INJURIES, JOINT INSTABILITY, HYPEREXTENSION / HYPERFLEXION.|
// AS PRESCRIBED BY THE DOCTOR…
The VR46 Riders Academy was launched in 2014 by World Champ Valentino Rossi as a way for aspiring Italian road racers to graduate to the MotoGP World Championships. Riders accepted to the VR46 Academy receive everything needed to learn, progress, and succeed in the MotoGP paddock, including advice from “The Doctor” himself, Valentino Rossi. Described as a “Talent Factory”, the Academy provides Motocross and Flat Track training facilities and has produced some of the most talented Moto races including the current MotoGP World Champion, Francesco “Pecco” Bagnaia and MotoGP Rookie of the year, Marco Bezzecchi.
The partnership between VR46 and POD Active came about through a shared goal of elevating athlete performance through proper training and injury prevention. POD Active’s action sports- specific designs emulate the human body’s natural movements while inspiring confidence with CE impact protection and Medically certified ligament protection.
“Knee Protection for the VR|46 Riders Academy that we can trust” – Valentino Rossi.
// PROTECTION WITH STYLE
With cross-training being an integral part of MotoGP riders’ preparation—whether at the motocross track, supermoto course, or dirt track—it was only natural for them to want the same high level of protection POD Active provides its professional motocross, offroad and action sports athletes.
Sporting a fantastic black glossy frame, VR46 Fluo cuffs and a multi-color VR46 Riders Academy themed pop art design; this Limited Edition is available in sizes: XSmall /Small/ Medium/Large/ XLarge/2XLarge
// LEGENDARY ADAPTIVE CUFFS
Now in amazing VR46 Fluo color, the Adaptive Cuffs are designed to conform to various leg shapes, while adapting to muscle movement. They accommodate muscle motion and disperse load reducing the risk of skeletal fractures.
// PODIUM WORTHY HUMAN MOTION® TECH
The intensity of modern sport places the human knee at significant risk which is why we developed our own Synthetic Ligaments™ to reduce the strain on yours.
Inspired by the human body, our patented Human Motion® technology uses the power of Synthetic Ligaments™ engineered from Vectran Fibres™ (5X stronger than steel) to provide progressive, multidirectional motion control.
The New POD Hinge Housing provides smooth contact surface against your knee avoiding abrasion and delivering new levels of comfort, performance & reliability.
// SIZING GUIDE
By Knee Width
3.46 - 3.70"
3.70 - 4.01"
4.01 - 4.25"
4.25 - 4.48"
108 - 114 mm
4.48 - 4.72"
114 - 120 mm
4.72 - 5.00"
120 - 127 mm
5.00 - 5.27"
127 - 134 mm
5.27 - 5.55"
134 - 141 mm
10.80 - 11.60"
11.60 - 12.60"
12.60 - 13.40"
13.40 - 14.10"
14.10 - 14.80"
14.80 - 15.80"
15.80 - 16.80"
16.80 - 17.40"
// MEDICAL COMPLIANCE
The knee is one of the largest and most complex joints in the body, with three large bones held together by four ligaments that are vital for joint stability and proper function.
Because that reason, the K4 & K4 YTH Knee Braces have been certified as a medical devices to help prevent leg and knee injuries such as ACL, MCL, PCL, LCL, Rotary and Combined instabilities.
POD K-Series Knee Braces are registered Medical Devices with the FDA and CE, eligibility for rebates vary based on country and region. Please contact your insurer or your local POD distributor for further information on possible reimbursement.
POD Active provides possible coding suggestions based on publicly-available information as a convenience to our customers. POD Active products that have been assigned HCPCS codes by Medicare through the coding verification process are posted below. The assigned codes are the required billing codes for these particular products. POD Active accepts no responsibility whatsoever in this regard, nor does POD Active make claims, promises or guarantees as to the availability of reimbursement for any POD Active product.
EU/UK (Medical Device CE/MHRA)
POD K Series – CE Declaration of Conformity (EU MDR 2017 745)
POD K Series – CE Declaration of Conformity – for the UK (MDD 93/42/EEC)
POD K Series – CE Declaration of Conformity – for the EC (MDD 93/42/EEC)
POD K Series (K1, K300, K700) – CE Declaration of Conformity
What's in the box
// WHAT’S IN THE BOX