General Questions

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept the following payment types: Mastercard, VISA, Paypal, AMEX, Apple Pay, Google Pay & Shopify Pay

What will I receive with my order?

With your purchase you will receive one pair of Carbon Athletic ProGuards & one Carbon Athletic carry sleeve.

Can I become a Carbon Athletic Athlete?

Yes, to register your interest in becoming one of our athletes please navigate to our ‘Become an Athlete’ page and follow the prompts.

What are the benefits of Carbon Fiber Shin Guards over traditional plastic ones?

The Carbon Athletic ProGuards are 22 times stronger than traditional plastic shinguards. This provides for high impact shock absorption and force dispersion, reducing your risk of injury substantially. The lightweight and low-profile design also mean that you are able to have the ultimate protection without having large, uncomfortable shin guards weighing you down.

What is EVA-Tech Foam?

EVA-Tech Foam is the padding at the back of the ProGuards. To read more about EVA-Tech Foam and other materials please refer to our ‘Technology’ page.


Product Care / Sizing

How do I know which size shin guards will fit me?

Small is suitable for children. Large is suitable for teenagers and adults. A print-out to the exact specifications of each size shin guard is available below to determine which size is best suited. Simply print it out, cut around the shape of the shin guard with scissors and place it on your shin to see how it will fit in real life.

SMALL ProGuard PDF

LARGE ProGuard PDF

Are the Carbon Athletic ProGuards suitable for football/soccer players of all ages?

Yes, our two different sizes accommodate football/soccer players of all ages – from children to adults.

How can I keep my ProGuards in good condition?

To ensure the ProGuards remain in good condition it is recommended that they are cleaned once per week with a warm soapy water and a cloth. It is also imperative they are kept in their carry sleeve before and after use for safe storage.


Returns / Exhanges

Can I exchange my shin guards for a different size?

If you are unhappy with the size that you have chosen, please contact our support team on refunds@carbonathletic.com and we will be able help you out. Please refer to ‘Refund Policy’ page for further details concerning exchanges.

Can I get a refund on my purchase if I change my mind?

To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.
Please refer to ‘Refund Policy’ page for details concerning purchase refund.


Shipping

Domestic Shipping (Australia)

Standard Australian Domestic Shipping is FREE

Please refer to our ‘Shipping’ page for further details concerning countries, shipping partners, delivery times and prices.

International Shipping

Standard International Shipping is $25.99 for one pair or $29.99 for two or more pairs.

Please refer to our ‘Shipping’ page for further details concerning countries, shipping partners, delivery times and prices.

Express Shipping

Express Australian Domestic Shipping is $14.99.

Please refer to our ‘Shipping’ page for further details concerning countries, shipping partners, delivery times and prices.