What does my kid need for hockey? A: As per USA Hockey rules, youth players will need an approved helmet with a mask, mouthguard, neckguard, shoulder pads, elbow pads, athletic cup, pants, gloves, shin guards, skates, and a stick.
What do youth hockey players wear? (a) Each player is personally responsible to wear protective equipment for all games, warm-ups and practices. Such equipment should include gloves, shin pads, shoulder pads, elbow pads, hip pads or padded hockey pants, protective cup, tendon pads plus all head protective equipment as required by USA Hockey rules.
What is the best hockey stick for kids?
- Our Pick. Bauer Vapor Flylite Grip. The Best Youth Hockey Stick.
- Runner-Up. Bauer Nexus Geo Youth. The Best Mid Kick Youth Hockey Stick.
- Budget Friendly. Warrior Covert QRE 10. Best Budget Youth Hockey Stick.
What size is junior hockey gear?
|Hockey Equipment Sizing Age Groups|
|Age (yrs)||Weight (lbs)|
|Youth||3 – 8||35 – 75|
|Junior||7 – 13||60 – 120|