Rocky Top Specials are essentially oly lifting straps using a very thin 1” material. They were a custom order for the University of Tennessee Football who wanted a slightly longer and thinner version for their team. The larger loop allows for ease of use with bigger athletes. The end part is 1 inch sewn overlap for a quicker lockdown on the bar and fast release for multiple rep sets. Spud liked them so naturally they had to be inducted as products for everyone. They can be used for any multi-use lifting where you want for need a strap.