Football girdles are the
unsung heroes of your grid iron armor. Not only do they provide a
comfortable compression fit against your skin, that moves with you as
you play, but they also feature built-in padding, or areas for
additional padding, to protect your hips, thighs, and tailbone. There
a huge variety of girdles to fit the huge variety of players, skill
levels, and budgets, so please review our football girdles buyers guide,
and compare our entire selection of football girdles, to immediately see the differences
between every adult and youth girdle we offer.
Football girdles are designed to add
additional padding to your hips, thighs, and tailbone, while also
housing your cup. Some girdles come with padding built in, while others
feature slots or pockets where your own pads can be inserted, for custom
Standard Girdles -
A standard girdle features 5 pockets (2 thigh, 2 hip, and 1 tail bone)
where players can insert their own pads.
Integrated girdles are similar to integrated football pants, and feature
a full set of pads in the thighs, hips, and tail bone, permanently sewn
into the girdle. The pads are part of the garment and cannot be
1/2 Integrated Girdles -
1/2 integrated girdles are a mix of integrated and standard girdles.
They feature permanently sewn-in pads, typically hip and tail bone pads,
and pockets for additional padding, typically thigh pads. With 1/2
integrated girdles, you get permanent hip and tail bone protection, and
are able to customize your thigh pad feel and bulk.
All-In-One Girdles -
All-In-One girdles provide complete protection with a full set of 5 pads
included and built in. Unlike in integrated girdles, these pads can be
removed and replaced.