Key Aspects

The 490 Instinct Intermediate Pro blocker features a lightweight straight profile board design with large top flare and beveled edges to reduce perimeter weight.


Large side hand protection features high density foam protection and plastic reinforcement for a solid protection and blocking surface, the side wrist area is also protected by an air cushion pad to reduce impacts to the side of the hand.


Large double finger guards with added articulating wrap pads for added hand comfort and protection.

  • 7 ½” x 14 ½” intermediate pro size design with top flare.
  • Lightweight balanced design with beveled edges
  • Ultra soft Nash palm with vented 3-D mesh gusset.
  • Large open cuff design allows for fluid wrist mobility.
  • Double large finger protectors with wrap pads and Velcro adjustable straps for maximum protection.
  • Removeable articulating index finger protection.
  • Air cushion padding for back of hand and wrist.
  • “Instinct 4” stripe standard / “Instinct 3” and Vintage graphic options available.