When Junior rippers begin to truly take to the race course they learn quite quickly that gates can hurt. Protect their fingers and give them the confidence to get close to the gates just like the pros. Made from Impact Resistant Plastic the Jr Integral Pole Guard is a full wrap guard to protect the fingers of your junior racers, the full wrap allows for maximum protection even against glancing blows, yet still allows for dexterity of the hand. When you are in the race course you should be thinking about the course and winning not the brutal sting as you speed by a gate. So give your junior ripper the confidence to focus on the most important aspect of racing, Going fast.