If your grip socks have stubborn stains or odors, it’s best to pre-treat them before washing them. Follow these steps:

  1. Fill a sink with warm water and add a small amount of mild detergent or hand soap
  2. Soak the socks in the solution for 5-10 minutes.
  3. Gently rub the stained areas using a soft-bristled brush to loosen the dirt or grime.
  4. Rinse the socks thoroughly with clean water to remove the detergent or soap.

Hand Washing Method

To preform a hand washing clean on your grip socks, follow these steps:

  1. Fill a sink with warm water and add a small amount of mild detergent.
  2. Submerge the socks in soapy water and agitate them gently with your hands.
  3. Pay extra attention to the soles and any stained areas, using the soft-bristled brush if needed.
  4. Rinse the socks thoroughly under clean, running water until all soap residue is removed.

Drying and Storing Grip Socks

After cleaning your grip socks, it’s essential to dry them properly to prevent mold and mildew growth. Follow these tips:

  • Gently squeeze out excess water from the socks without wringing or twisting them.
  • Lay them flat on a clean towel or hang them to air dry. Avoid direct sunlight, as it may cause color fading.
  • Ensure the socks are completely dry before storing them in a clean and dry place

Machine washing method

If you want to you can use your washing machine to clean them, over time this may cause the sock to fade, but if you want to, follow these steps:

  1. Place the socks inside a mesh laundry bag to protect them during the wash cycle.
  2. Add a small amount of mild detergent to the washing machine.
  3. Set the machine to a delicate or gentle cycle with cold or warm water.
  4. Start the wash cycle and let the machine do its job.

Additional Tips and Tricks

  • Avoid using bleach or harsh chemicals, as they can damage the grip on the socks.
  • Consider purchasing multiple pairs of grip socks to rotate them and allow for proper cleaning and drying between uses.