Mandatory Equipment for ball hockey includes:

  • CSA-approved helmet with full-face shield (just like ice hockey)
  • Hockey gloves
  • Hockey stick – plastic screw-in street hockey stick blades are not permitted.
  • Light soccer-style shin pads
  • Running shoes or proper footwear
  • Any metal, solid material, or plastic knee brace worn must be covered by socks or other means


Other strongly recommended equipment, but not mandatory include:

  • Elbow pads
  • Knee pads
  • A protective cup for the boys and a “Jill” protector for the girls.