If you are just starting out in, or have a child being introduced to, the game of lacrosse it can be overwhelming to think about the different pieces of equipment and accessories that you or your child will need. Boys will require different equipment and protection than girls, as the rules for men's lacrosse differ from the rules of women's lacrosse. Boy's will need more protective padding while girl's are only required to wear protective goggles. Girl's will need a women's specific stick certified for play according to women's rules, and boy's will need a stick with different specs according to men's rules.
Recommended shopping checklist for men's/boy's lacrosse: Helmet, Complete Stick (or Head and Shaft), Shoulder Pads, Arm Pads or Arm Guards, Gloves, Cleats or Shoes, Bag, Ball, Mouthguard
Recommended shopping checklist for women's/girl's lacrosse: Goggles, Complete Stick (or Head and Shaft), Gloves, Cleats or Turf Shoes, Bag, Ball, Mouthguard
Sports Unlimited offers a selection for both boy and girl youth lacrosse players including sticks, protection, gloves, footwear, bags, backyard goals, rebounders and training aids, balls and goalie equipment from the biggest lacrosse brands like STX, Brine, Warrior, Maverik and Under Armour. If you need help figuring out what to buy for your first season as a lacrosse player, our team of customer service representatives are here to help you. Please call 1-800-693-6368 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org which any questions.