The Coolest Mouthguards in 2020

Step your mouthguard game with these editor-approved designs

Finding the right mouthguard is no easy task, even for our product designers here at Nxtrnd. Honestly, the mouthguard market is so oversaturated and rife with options that can be overwhelming to narrow down which mouthguards are best for you and your sport.

A mouthguard is essential if you want to be safe when playing your sport. But just because mouth guards are safe doesn't mean they have to be boring. Thankfully, the Nxtrnd Mouthguards team has spent countless hours developing and testing a wide variety of mouthguard designs on the market so you don't have to. These mouthguards have passed the test combining both protection and fashion.

Cool features aren't limited to style, artwork, and design. And while you want teammates and opponents to sit up and take notice, you also want practical features that enhance your athletic performance, such as ease of breathability, comfortable non-irritating materials and durable protective bite pads. At Nxtrnd Mouthguards, we add features to our mouthpieces to make them a cut above the rest.

So, if you want a mouthguard that is going to make a statement while you play, you have come to the right place. Each one is worthy of becoming your go-to mouthguard, from our all-time Classic, to the mouthguards that will help you recover from the biggest impacts, we provide a run down on each and every one of them along with the key features that make them so special in the first place.

The Coolest Sports Mouthguard

1. Best Choice: Nxtrnd ONE - Cool Football Mouthguard

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At the top of the list is this cool mouthguard for football that looks like it has come off a scuba divers oxygen mask. While the lip shied is lightweight, it also has high performance impact foam that better protects the lips against impact. The mouthguard has a unique structurally reinforced NXT air channel built in, which can increase oxygen intake when needed at the end of a long session or game - a problem that all athletes know only too well.

Comfort is another essential feature when you are looking for the right mouthguard, and this one is made of our patented TP-EVA material that is soft and lightweight. This is important in keeping it in your mouth. You don't want the distraction of an uncomfortable and bulky guard irritating your gums and lips mid-game as this could be potentially dangerous.

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  • TP-EVA (thermoplastic EVA) – the most advanced impact absorption material. TP-EVA is proven to absorb more impact, be ultra-lightweight & provide more comfort than any other mouthguard material on the field.

    X-Pattern Bite Pads – strategically located in the most impacted areas of the mouthguard, X-Pattern Bite Pads incorporate additional TP-EVA cushioning, improving the mouthguard's performance against high forces.

    Enhanced NXT Air Channel – incorporating a larger, more comfortable breathing configuration, the NXT Air Channel utilizes an internal NXT stabilization design to improve the strength and durability of the guard, while increasing oxygen intake and improving impact absorption.

    High Performance Lip-Shield – re-engineered lip shield made of high performance impact foam – which is wrapped in soft, durable and comfortable EVA to increase lip protection.

    Multi-Layer Material System – featuring an inflated inner core, along with a robust exterior liner. This system improves cushioning resulting in better fit, comfort and protection against impact forces.

2. Best Value: Nxtrnd ZERO - Slim Fitting Mouthguard

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This mouthguard is something totally different. The design makes it fit and feel like you aren't even wearing a mouth guard. It is made of a high-grade, high-density EVA material that is only 1.6mm thin. The mouthguard is boiled to fit and tightly molds to your teeth for unmatched speech and breathability. However, you should bear in mind that the mouthguard doesn't provide the same high level protection as others on this list.

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  • O2-EVA (Air Injected EVA) – the most unique impact absorption material. O2-EVA is proven to absorb high impacts while remaining ultra-thin, lightweight & provide more comfort than any other mouthguard material on the field.

    Air Perforated Design – strategically located in areas of the mouthguard where impacts are not made, the small material perforations increase impact absorption & reduce weight to provide a comfortable and tight fit.

    High Density Thermo-Shell – reinforced thermoplastic shell absorbs, disperses and releases impacts throughout its material while remaining incredibly low profile.

    Quick Mold System – speak, breathe & drink with ease. The Quick Molding System provides an easy to follow customized fit in 5 secondes or less. At 1.6mm thin & designed to fit tightly against the teeth, the ZERO ™ is an industry leader when it comes to slim fitting guards.

3. Premium Pack: Nxtrnd RUSH - Best Boxing Mouthguard

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In terms of practical features, there are several. First, it features a dual-layer material construction. The first is a soft moldable inner layer to provide a custom tight fit when molded, while the second is a more robust shock absorbing material to protect against impact. When you’re in the gym sparring or on the field holding of an opponent, the mouthguards unique under carriage air channel has a special shape for improved aerodynamics which will provide you with the best ventilation possible. For cleaning, you can remove and wash the mouthguard under warm water.

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  • TP-EVA (thermoplastic EVA) – the most advanced impact absorption material. TP-EVA is proven to absorb more impact, be ultra-lightweight & provide more comfort than any other mouthguard material on the field.

    Reinforced Bite Zones – strategically located in the most impacted areas of the mouthguard, Reinforced Bite Zones incorporate additional TP-EVA cushioning, improving the mouthguard's performance against high forces.

    Under Carriage Air Channel – incorporating a low profile, more comfortable breathing configuration, the Under Carriage utilizes a unique channel to increase oxygen intake and improve impact absorption.

    Multi-Layer Material System – featuring a soft moldable inner core, along with a robust shock absorbing exterior liner. This system improves cushioning resulting in better fit, comfort and protection against impact forces.

4. Best Budget: Nxtrnd CLASSIC - Best Sports Mouthguard

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If you want to look like you aren't wearing a mouthguard while you are playing your sport, this is the mouth guard for you. This unique single layer design provides a slim and universal fit for all ages. Made from our signature impact resistant EVA blend, the classic mouthguard gives an incredible fit and impact resistance.

The design is ultra-lightweight, but also has all the protective properties that you would expect in a quality mouthguard for sports. One of the most important protective features is that the mouthguard stays in place. At 2mm thin, the fit of this mouthguard allows it to wrap around your teeth without irritating your gag reflex or gums, which is why many people find it to be the most comfortable on the market.

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  • TP-EVA (thermoplastic EVA) – the most advanced impact absorption material. TP-EVA is proven to absorb more impact, be ultra-lightweight & provide more comfort than any other mouthguard material on the field.

    Ultra Dense Bite Zones – strategically located in the most impacted areas of the mouthguard, the Ultra Dense Bite Zones incorporate additional TP-EVA cushioning, improving the mouthguard's performance against high forces.

    Enhanced Air Channel – incorporating a low profile, more comfortable breathing configuration, the Enhanced Air Channel utilizes a unique design to increase oxygen intake and improve impact absorption.

    Dual-Layer Material System – featuring an air inflated inner core, along with a robust exterior. This system improves cushioning resulting in better fit, more comfort and protection against impact forces.



Coolest Mouthguards Buying Guide

How We Choose Our Selection of Coolest Mouthguards For Sports

Now we have presented you with our selection of the coolest sports mouthguards out there, you may be wondering about how we chose our selection. Obviously, style comes high on the list of considerations, but this is no good without a mouthguard that is practically functional and protective as well.

  • Overall Style

We have chosen mouthguards that offer a more simplistic design, but one that still exudes the elements of cool that you want. No two people like the same thing, which is why we have tried to offer a wide range of models in our choices. Some of them may have too many features for your needs, but we are sure that there is something that suits in our list.

  • Uniqueness

We tried to develop unique mouthguards that offer something different rather than just the same old off-the-shelf mundaneness. We design mouthguards that look different from other brands, so you are not going to look exactly the same as other teammates and players. Some of the mouthguards feature special aspects that make them more costly than the average mouthguard, which means that not as many people will be wearing the mouthguard and you can stand out from the crowd!

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  • Mouthguard Material Quality

There is no point in a mouthguard being cool if it doesn't do the basic job of protecting your teeth. We design our mouthguards to offer good quality and reliability. Many of them of lightweight frames but can still mitigate and redistribute any impact away from your teeth and mouth area. Having gone through rigorous safety testing to ensure the quality, our mouthguards will properly protect your mouth from getting injured - which is the whole point of a mouthguard in the first place!

  • Cool Features

There are other features of cool mouthguard beyond the style. For example, many of the mouthguards we have discussed have unique material blends that are lightweight, comfortable and high impact absorbing. The helps to enhance breathability, speech and performance levels when you are on the field or in the gym, as well as looking cool with it. Ultimately, the features that are the most important to you very from person to person, so you know you should look closely at what is offered.

  • Comfort

You need your mouthguard to be comfortable in order to have the maximum coolness effect. Otherwise, you are just going to look uncomfortable while wearing it. So, we have tried to develop mouthguards that offer great comfort through unique material combinations and designs. If you have to continuously remove your mouthguard between games and sessions, all the coolness in the world isn't going to lessen that irritation.

  • Recent Technology

Material technology is developing all the time, so we re-engineer our mouthguard models on a yearly basis to maximize product quality and protection.

  • Varying Types

There are plenty of different types of mouthguards out there including lip guards, standard mouth guards, slim fitting guards, braces guards made specifically for certain sports. All of them have their own set of advantages and disadvantages. Cool lip guard mouthguards are certainly safer on the football field as they offer more complete protection. However, other athletes like boxers prefer the look and feel of standard mouthguards (the RUSH). If you are not sure, please see our blog "What mouthguard is best for you" to find the one that is right for you.

Our Top Pick

Returning to our top pick of mouthguards, we have chosen this one, which will make you feel like an unstoppable machine on the field! The mouthguard comes in multiple unique color tones making you stand out on the field. It also serves the practical function of better breathability, increase comfort and great lip protection while you are playing.

While coolness is certainly a central feature of this mouthguard, it also scores highly in terms of protection with its reinforced bite pads and high performance impact foam in the lip shield. Also, it is a very lightweight mouthguard thanks to its unique material.

For all these reasons, it ranks at the top of our list of cool mouthguards.

 

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