Written by Michelle Beauclair
DiO Liniment introduces DiO Icing and Cooling Leg Wraps powered by Coolcore (TM), an equine industry horse care innovation utilizing award-winning chemical-free thermoregulating fabric technology, to support ligaments, tendons, and muscles after exercise, competition or injury.
“Our DiO customers asked for affordable easy to use chemical-free cooling and icing leg wraps that would enhance the therapeutic benefits of DiO Liniment,” notes Jon Conklin, DiO CEO. “After extensive research, we found the perfect solution utilizing Coolcore’s patented temperature regulation technology. The technical fabric speeds cooling so a treatment can be done in just 10 minutes!”
“Our DiO customers asked for affordable easy to use chemical-free cooling and icing leg wraps that would enhance the therapeutic benefits of DiO Liniment,”
Coolcore’s chemical-free technology has been used in the human activewear and apparel industry since 2011. Numerous leading outdoor, fitness, and running brands use Coolcore’s thermoregulating technology as have major retail brands including Cabela’s, L.L. Bean, Disney, Athleta, Klim and Dickies.1
"In applying DiO Liniment with DiO’s Coolcore powered Icing and Cooling Leg Wraps, you get a powerful synergistic effect to alleviate the horse ’s soreness, swelling, and inflammation,” continues Conklin. “It’s the perfect marriage of combined research-driven technology to maximize the horse’s recovery and performance.”
Coolcore’s cooling material innovation has undergone years of lab and field testing and is the first US company to receive the “Innovative Technology” award from the world-renowned Hohenstein Institute, and the only company globally to receive it for “Cooling Power”. Since 1946, The Hohenstein Institute has been recognized worldwide for its market-leading textile industry testing systems. Coolcore was awarded the 2015 “Best Innovation – Sports and Outdoor Apparel” for its patented line of cooling fabrics, from the ITMA Future Materials Awards.
“It’s the perfect marriage of combined research-driven technology to maximize the horse’s recovery and performance.”
To use simply wet the wraps, wring out excess water, and place the folded wraps in the freezer or cooler for approximately 30 to 40 minutes. Apply the chilled wraps to the horse’s legs, and remove them after a 10-minute application.
The DiO Coolcore leg wraps, sold in pairs, are available in Large 4" x 60” and Xtra-Large 4" x 72”. The wraps are available for purchase from DiO retailers and online at www.drawliniment.com .
DiO Icing and Cooling Leg Wrap benefits include:
- Chemical-free Coolcore cooling technology
- Machine washable
- Allows for compression
- Dissipates heatReduces inflammation
- Alleviates painSecure - stay In place
- LightweightWorks in conjunction with DiO liniment
- Rapid cooling
- 100% Machine washable
- Up to 30% cooler than the surface temperature
- Cooling effect lasts for product lifetime
- Provides wicking ~ moves sweat away from the body
- Moisture transportation ~ accelerates drying
- Regulated evaporation ~ consistent cooling effect
- Any temperature of water will start the cooling process