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I came here to suggest Leukotape as well. It will stick to you through sweat, water, abrasion, etc... It basically stays put until you are ready to take it off. I have even added a little tissue or paper towel to make a Leukotape band-aid to protect a blister. My only gripe is that I wish they sold it in strips so you didn't have to haul the whole roll around.
I also second the trail runners. You'll thank yourself for wearing something light and comfortable. Those boots look new and very stiff, I would recommend breaking in any shoe before going on a rough hike in them.
But that photo.... looks like it could be in a catalog, sans blood.
I use strapping tape on my fingers that is a grippy rayon fabric and a very sticky adhesive. It's like white athletic tape on steroids. Tape is called "Leukotape P". It works on grips, though it seems by now that you have plenty of options.
I like Leukotape p. Very rigid tape with a crazy adhesive, you can't apply it directly to skin - you need a softer tape underneath (cover-roll) [link]
I've found it to be better than soft wraps (more rigid). Braces vary, you really have to try them on. I've found sleeves to be totally pointless.
(I have medial pain [& unstable knees] and was instructed to tape my knee with like a donut around the kneecap, with longer strips along the sides of the kneecap, and above and below it, careful not to cut off circulation)
This stuff is a pain to take off btw, even with the cover-roll tape underneath.
Thisis all you need if you have good shoes and socks. I prefer Injinji socks. Wrap potential hot spots in Leukotape and you’ll avoid blisters.
Add superglue. Most used thing in my kits after bandaids. Great for sticking skin back together in any situation. And can be used to repair gear in a pinch. Also useful for sticking stuff to skin, like keeping bandages on feet or hands or anything sweaty.
I can't see, but I assume the tape you have is the white "fist aid kit" style tape that doesn't stick to shit. Throw that out and get some Leuko tape. It sticks to everything and is mostly waterproof. I've replaced my duct tape with that and its all I cary now. I've used it to fix gear and myself many many times.
One last thing you might look into is a blister kit. Mine is some moleskin patches, leuko tape and some benzoin ampules. The benzoin can be applied directly to the blister to help the skin toughen, and the area to be taped can be pretreated to help the tape stick. Makes the tape stick when your feet and boots are soggy.
And ditch the chem light. They're useless.
I have this brace which helps a lot and this compression sleeve for either wearing underneath the brace or on it's own, depending on how my knee is doing.
KT tape also works okay if you want something that can fit under clothes. There are a lot of different methods. This is the one I use. I also add another piece of tape above my knee cap since mine likes to move in that direction.
There's another kind of taping called the McConnell method which uses non-stretchy tape. I've had good luck with that method but the adhesive is pretty irritating to sensitive skin, so I don't use it as much. You can buy the tape on amazon.
You might try Leukotape with the cover roll. It's stronger than Kinesiotape, but I've never had any skin issues using it on patients.