Equipment is an essential part of hockey to ensure safety, especially at higher levels. During beginning stages of play, most Learn to Play programs offer equipment for rental or a reduced cost for purchase.
The following equipment is typically required for hockey players:
Where to Buy Equipment
It is recommended for new players to buy equipment in person to make sure the sizing and style is correct. Most ice rinks have a Pro Shop on site with available equipment, skate sharpening, and personal assistance.
Some online stores such as Hockey Monkey and Total Hockey offer brand new equipment at a discounted price.