The McDavid lightweight ankle brace also features spring steel stays, a padded Intera lining and notched front. Intera fabric aids cooling with moisture transport. It resists stains, odour, bacteria, fungus and mildew. The ankle brace also benefits from an elastic heel and tongue and an arch that is fixed with stitching. All in all, we think the McDavid light weight ankle brace offers high quality at an affordable price. Did you know? Belgium football star, Olivier Renard wears this ankle brace. McDavid have designated this lightweight ankle brace as Level III in the range of McDavid Sport Medical products. Level 3 McDavid sports supports are designed for moderate to major instabilities and pain. These supports and braces offer the maximum level of support. Soft tissue is supported by compression and the device may promote healing through therapeutic heat.