Player (runners) required equipment:
1. Helmet and facemask (CSA approved);
2. Mouthguard (mandatory - all levels);
3. Gloves (6U and 8U can use hockey gloves, but lacrosse gloves are
recommended for all levels as they provide better stick control).
4. Lacrosse Stick; ** 40" minimum length and 46" maximum length -
For U11 - U13 minimum length is 34"
For U7 - U9 - minimum length is 26"
This is from the end of the shaft to the end of the handle
5. Shoulder pads (Mini-tyke to Novice players could use hockey shoulder pads).
Lacrosse shoulder pads tend to be a little smaller and lighter especially the shoulder
6. Kidney Pads
7. Slash Guards (protect your forearm, elbow and upper arms)
8., Practice Jersey (light weight - hockey jersey type)
9. Basketball or court shoes
11.Soft knee pads for all minor players (something like a basketball sleeve). 14U
and M16U players can sign a waiver if they do not want to wear them and provide
Waiver to your team manager. Waivers can be found on our website. click here
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Goalies (U7 - U17):
Hornets have goalie gear that is signed out to teams (coaches) that do not have a
designated, full-time goalie. Full-time or designated goalies from U11 - U17
can sign out the equipment by completing a waiver and provide a $1500 refundable
deposit. This deposit cheque is returned once the goalie gear has been returned
(no later than September1). Cheques are payable to Hornets Lacrosse Assoc.
Goalie Equipment Purchase Incentive:
Teams that do not have designated, full-time goalies, goalie equipment will be
provided to the coach.
A goalie who wishes to purchase their own equipment, Hornets will be reimburse 30% of
the cost of the goalie gear up to $500.00 per year (excluding GST). This is for
uppers, pants, and leg guards only). To obtain a reimbursement you will need to email
the receipt indicating what was purchased and we will provide a reimbursement cheque
to you. This is whether you have purchased new or used equipment (must have receipt
or proof of purchase).
To view a diagram and more complete equipment list - CLICK HERE
Please note that soft knee pads are mandatory for all players. U15 - U17 players can sign
a Knee Pad Waiver form if they choose not
If you need to sign-out goalie gear, please contact Amy Levie - firstname.lastname@example.org to
*ALL PLAYERS MUST WEAR CLUB SHORTS. Any player (new or returning) need to
purchase a pair on-line from our website.
LOOKING LACROSSE GEAR? LOOK TO THE FOLLOWING:
New Equipment: We recommend:-
TUXEDO SOURCE FOR SPORTS, 2520 CENTRE STREET NORTH ** TELL THEM YOU ARE FROM THE HORNETS AND GET A 10% DISCOUNT.
CHEXSPORTS - #13, 11625 ELBOW DRIVCE S.W.
ADRENALINE SOURCE FOR SPORTS, 9309 MacLeod Trail S.