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Clever WWE Secrets To Reveal The Trick To Keeping Wrestlers Safe

I have watched WWE for as long as I can remember, but I know that there are things I am still unaware of. How do they keep the wrestlers safe in the ring whenever they jump around?

Moreover, I've always wondered how painful the weapons used in WWE actually are. Thankfully, I now know the answers, and you can read them below.

Clever WWE Secrets To Reveal The Trick To Keeping Wrestlers Safe

Clever WWE Secrets To Reveal The Trick To Keeping Wrestlers Safe

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This is how the wrestling ring is made.

This is how the wrestling ring is made.

The WWE ring is made of foam cover that is significantly tight. The ring mat's top layer is a thin foam pad while an inch of plywood is placed below.

The suspension springs help wrestlers stay safe.

The suspension springs help wrestlers stay safe.

Because of the springs located below the inch-thick plywood, wrestlers do not get injured so easily once they land on the ring's mat. The whole ring is then kept together through the use of steel beams.

The ring posts are sometimes padded.

The ring posts are sometimes padded.

The steel beams used to support the ring's overall structure also serve as the ringside posts. They are very thick so they need to having paddings to avoid injuries at times.

The turnbuckles are also relatively safe.

The turnbuckles are also relatively safe.

Through the four ring posts, the turnbuckles are held along with some screws to hold the ring ropes. Thanks to the covers, the screws are covered and they are only as tough as a pillow if you decide to hit them.

The ring ropes are constructed through wires.

The ring ropes are constructed through wires.

These ropes are specifically made up of strengthening wires that have so much tension. This tension allows wrestlers to utilize the ropes' elasticity for some moves. Surprisingly, it is not that easy to use these ropes at first.

Hard foam mats cover the outside part.

Hard foam mats cover the outside part.

Outside the ring, hard foam mats that are like those used in karate studios are placed. They help protect wrestlers from hitting the concrete below the mats.

The barricades also use foam coating.

The barricades also use foam coating.

Hollow steel is used to form the barricades, along with the foam cushions inside. There is also a Velcro top to maintain the inner and outer foam.

The steel chairs are designed to be less painful.

The steel chairs are designed to be less painful.

The chairs used to hit wrestlers are actually made of light metal most of the time. This makes the chair cause less damage while producing loud sounds. However, some real steel ones are used as long as safety measures are followed.

The ladders are also made of light metals.

The ladders are also made of light metals.

The ladders are quite hollow, so they shake easily if someone tries to arrange it. However, it can still be painful if used with enough momentum.

Other weapons are also safe.

Other weapons are also safe.

The tables used in WWE are only made of thin wood so they could easily break. However, the steel steps are actually steel. The kendo stick wrestlers use sometimes is hollow and is easy to break. However, sledgehammers and steel pipes are authentic and are simply used with caution.

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