All participants in Wilton Youth Lacrosse are required to have the following equipment:
Helmet, Arm Pads, Chest Protector/Shoulder Pads, Lacrosse Stick, Gloves, Mouth Guard, Athletic Cup, and Rubber Cleats.
Game/Practice Pinnies and shorts will be distributed to players prior to the first game of the season.
NOCSAE Helmet Certification Update:
The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment has just recently decertified the popular Warrior Regulator and Cascade R Helmet. These are two of the most popular helmets in youth lacrosse. If your son is using one of these helmets, please be sure to read the info below and take necessary steps to ensure your child has the appropriate equipment for the upcoming season.
For more information on the report and what specifically led to this: CLICK HERE for US Lacrosse article and explanation.
CASCADE R owners: Cascade is offering a recall in conjunction with NOCSAE to correct the issue and make helmets safe for athletes. CLICK HEREfor more info.
Warrior Regulator owners: At this time Warrior is working with NOCSAE to work out a solution for the issue. They are not participating in a recall similar to what Cascade is offering.
We will keep a close eye on this developing issue and make sure our players and families have all of the information necessary to ensure the safety of their children.