So you've decided you want to play lacrosse? You want to fly down the field, dodging defenders, making impossible passes and eventually putting the ball in the back of the net. Or you want to lay down the meanest checks, annihilating oncoming attackmen and middies. Or maybe you find your sanctuary between the pipes, stopping oncoming shots and holding the game in your hands.
No matter your position, age, size or specialty - every aspiring lax star has to start somewhere. For beginners, lacrosse gear can seem complex. With so many different types of sticks, pads, guards, etc. how does the beginner know the basic pieces of equipment they must have?
Below is a quick checklist of the necessary gear any laxer would need before stepping foot onto the field. Click on each to view product options.