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Old 08-20-2009, 09:35 AM   #1
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Wright Med Balls

Our Med balls are finally in, and on sale until the end of the month.

http://www.wrightexercise.com/wright...896099e6adddda (WFS)

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Old 08-24-2009, 08:31 AM   #2
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Re: Wright Med Balls

Jason,
Where are the Wright bumpers and med balls manufactured?
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Old 08-24-2009, 08:37 AM   #3
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Re: Wright Med Balls

Jason,

Are they all the same price? from 10lbs to 20lbs the website says are all the same, is this correct?
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Old 08-25-2009, 07:16 PM   #4
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Re: Wright Med Balls

$50 or $60 cheaper than dynamax? Someone give these a try and post a review...haha.
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Old 08-26-2009, 08:14 AM   #5
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Re: Wright Med Balls

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$50 or $60 cheaper than dynamax? Someone give these a try and post a review...haha.

I received my 20lb Wright Med ball earlier this week and have used it several times so far. Here are my thoughts so far:

1) The lacing and cover are much thinner than my Dynamax ball. This will influence how much abuse the ball can take
2) The ball is harder than the Dynamax ball
3) The ball in unpredictable when dropped…sometime is bounce straight up, sometimes to the left, sometimes to the right. This probably has to do with the ball being unbalanced.

I paid at total of $89.30 for my 20lb ball shipped to Ohio. If you live in California the cost including shipping is $94.12. An equivalent Dyanmax ball cost $110 shipped from most retailers. I was going to order a 10lb Wright Medball but the cost is actually $2.10 more than purchasing a Dynamax ball!

You save $20 if you live on the East Coast and $15 if you live on the West Coast with the 20lb Wright ball. You spend $2 more on the 10 lb Wright ball when compared to the Dynamax balls. The 12 and 15lb balls will be somewhere in between these values.

I believe these balls are being made in China or at least overseas. Dynamax balls are still hand made in Texas which is why the price is higher. If you are on a budget then the 20lb Wright ball would be a good option, but these need some more use to see if they hold up as well as the Dynamax balls.
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Old 08-26-2009, 09:51 PM   #6
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Re: Wright Med Balls

I'm still wondering where the Wright balls and bumpers are made. I can save a load of money on shipping by picking up my bumpers since I don't live too far away. I would however rather spend more to buy a product made in the USA. Does anyone here know where they're manufactured?
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Old 08-27-2009, 06:14 AM   #7
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I'm still wondering where the Wright balls and bumpers are made. I can save a load of money on shipping by picking up my bumpers since I don't live too far away. I would however rather spend more to buy a product made in the USA. Does anyone here know where they're manufactured?
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Old 10-19-2009, 06:02 AM   #8
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Re: Wright Med Balls

Anyone have more feedback on the Wright Med Balls. How do they hold up over time?

Its been a few months since they were introduced to the market, are they able to handle the Crossfit abuse.

Just curious and interested in purchasing one.

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Old 07-20-2010, 11:03 PM   #9
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Re: Wright Med Balls

So I have not tried these but have a comment about dynamax balls and cheaper alternatives. I use Title Med Balls (probably the cheapest on the planet). They last a long time but are horribly unbalanced, hard, and non-uniform in size (aka not perfectly spherical). Here is what you need to know... I use the dynamax ball for the first time in a sectional competition and absolutely crushed the WOD! That ball was perfect, fluffy like a kids pillow and balanced like a BMW... all my training with an piece of crap unpredictable ball gave me a significant advantage. Think about it before you buy the best top quality equipment!
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