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Cliff Keen Wrestling Gear

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Founded in 1958 as Cliff Keen Westling Products and later renamed Cliff Keen Athletics, the company has been at the forefront of wrestling innovation thanks in large part due to its founder and University of Michigan head coach Cliff Keen. As a pioneer in the sport, Cliff worked tirelessly to make the wrestling safer for athletes and is credited for creating the modern headgear. He also invented the circular wrestling zone that adorns today's modern high school and college wrestling mats to replace the squared zones of his day.

Outside of Cliff Keen's Signature Headgear and faceguards, the company now manufactures traditional folkstyle and custom sublimated singlets for men, women and kids, knee pads, warmup gear, coaching and officiating gear and custom backpacks.