The sweatband on your head is for your wrists
@SuperBat Goku, you mean its not to wipe others backs?
Holy crap this changes everything!!!
@Freeman, not really. They’re actually used to identify the giant tools on the court.
Goes to sit in a dark corner and rethinks entire life
@Donutfilm, You want to go home and rethink your life.
They also wear them in tennis so the arm sweat doesn't drip down to the tennis racquet handle
@Skate Cat, can confirm. You don't need your racket to fly out of your hand mid rally
@Skate Cat, beat me to it.
I thought they were fashion statements.
No. The keep your hands dry from the sweat running down your arm
Funny that I'm 29 and I just realized that today too. What a coincidence!
The solid support that is my ground has been shaken.
I hate that this is where most of my knowledge comes from.
@Slightly Askew, I genuinely laughed out loud when I read that. Thank you!
I'm 29 and still didn't put any of that together until I read this... I gotta go rethink some stuff guys...
But...my wrists DO get really sweaty. So what do I do? Should I wipe them on my headband?
@AndorraBall, This changes everything.
Thanks for saving me 9 years
I always used them as soon as Winter comes, you know a dickheater