The Horse Jock is intended to provide support for the exposed flaccid or erect penis during the time the stallion is being treated for paraphimosis. Athletic supporters are designed for different activities. The purpose of these modifications is to enhance the masculine appearance of the wearer. The bed sheet sling was messy, unsanitary, troublesome and expensive to buy and to maintain. Vintage Jockstrap Memorabilia including Advertisements, Packaging, Patent Drawings, etc.
The Horse Jock is an adjustable devise made of various types of fabric and flexible fiber board material that is intended to provide support for the exposed flaccid or erect penis of a male horse, while the stallion is being treated for paraphimosis. Historical Note Having played baseball throughout his youth, Albert G. Many sports require the use of an athletic cup. In cricket, a box is usually worn by only a batsman, a wicket-keeper, and sometimes other close-up fielders. This condition, if left untreated, can become painful to the stallion and can lead to infection of the penis, thus incapacitating the stallion's ability to urinate properly or engage in copulation. A more flexible and comfortable soft cup is also offered for low-contact sports such as soccer.
The Bike Jockey Strap was the first jockstrap manufactured in America in 1874. Supporting the exposed flaccid or erect penis relieves pain and allows the stallion to involve himself in typical daily activities without the threat of permanently damaging the penis, until the penis is naturally withdrawn into the sheath. In 1927, men could buy either the Bike No. Wearers of fashion jocks may also wear abdominal guards for the same purpose. It is designed to protect the vagina from bruising, tearing, or traumatic penetration. So, I began to investigate and search at some of the local merchandise stores for alternate materials that could be used for The Horse Jock.
It was recommended that the pouch be soaked in salt water before wearing! Slots will be cut in the extra pad 5 allowing the securing strap 4 to be inserted through the pad 5 so that the extra pad 5 will be between the securing strap 4 and the body of the horse. A similar piece of protective equipment in the sport of is known as a. Although it worked as well as I had expected it to work, I still felt that some improvements were needed. In , from the time of the , undergarments available were limited to a loose fitting trouser-like piece of clothing called a. Crotch strap is adjustable and prevents shirt from pulling out of trunks.
This article of clothing was stepped into and then laced or tied around the waist and legs at about mid-calf and provided no support to the male genitals. Before jockstraps, men wore the suspensory bandage to prevent their testicles from bouncing against the hard wooden seats of their horse-drawn wagons. The see-through jockstraps add a sense of intrigue without giving it all away, although some of our mesh gear is pretty bold. Following the formation of the National Association, baseball's first professional league, he joined the Boston Red Stockings in 1871 and the Chicago White Stockings of the newly formed National League in 1876. Jockey itself is the diminutive form of the Scots nickname Jock for John as Jackie is for the English nickname Jack. This ad from a 1928 Sears, Roebuck and Co. The Bike Web Company later became known as the.
For fielders farther from the batsman, the wearing of a box would impede their movement and running for batsmen the benefits outweigh the disadvantages. On February 18, I began to research how I could patent The Horse Jock and how best to get it into to hands of practicing veterinarians. Between the two stiffening pads 1, are two flexible elastic nylon or equal straps 3 that connect to each of the stiffening pads 1. Ronald Paramore invented the pelvic protector. This ad is from a March 1922 magazine.
I explained to them what I wanted and they made for me my first prototype of The Horse Jock. Its intended purpose is to support the flaccid or erect penis of the horse so that the chance of injury to the flaccid or erect penis is minimized while the stallion is being treated for the above mentioned condition. My first idea was to use two pairs of pantyhose nylon stockings sewed together at the top. They also listed several Spalding and Old Point suspensories in their catalog. This Patent Office drawing from 1902 is for an Adams Suspensory. The patent application was filed February 21, 1910 and the supporter was patented March 19, 1912. During sexual excitement, the penis becomes erect and reaches its full length.
He continued adding to his sporting goods empire by purchasing his rivals instead of competing against them. A thong style strap, sometimes called a , has one narrow elastic strap attached to the bottom of the pouch, passing between the legs and attaching to the waistband at the middle of the back. Jockstraps are made in other materials as fetish wear. In that year, the company and its trademarks were purchased by Russell Athletic. This extra pad 5 will be constructed of fiber padding material. In 1897 Bennett's newly formed Bike Web Company patented and began mass-producing the Bike Jockey Strap.
Afterwards, I fitted Cheyenne with the new horse jock, which seemed to work very well. . Paraphimosis is a condition in which after the penis protrudes from the sheath during urination or sexual excitement, it fails to withdraw back into the sheath due to inversion of the preputial orifice. It took another week for the improvements to be incorporated into the design. I placed the sewn top portion of the nylons on the horse's penis and then pulled two of the leg portions of the nylons between the horse's back legs and tied them together over his tail. Another interesting jock-related item from the 1928 Sears, Roebuck and Co. Treatment of the condition usually involves hydrotherapy and chemotherapy, during which time the exposed erect penis must be supported.
These include , , , , , , , , and many others. The nicknames Jack and Jackie, Jock and Jockey have been used generically for 'man, fellow, boy, common man'. Afterwards urination or sexual excitement, the penis withdraws back into the sheath. With the decline in the use of jockstraps in sports, the use of the necessary abdominal guard has also declined despite the safety implications. This patent office drawing dated Oct.