Sport-specific safety equipment checklist

Baseball and softball

  • Batting helmet
  • Shin guards
  • Elbow guards
  • Athletic supporters (males)
  • Mouthguard
  • Sunscreen
  • Cleats
  • Hat
  • Detachable “breakaway bases”

Basketball

  • Mouth guard
  • Athletic supporters (males)
  • Proper shoes
  • Eye protection
  • Elbow and knee pads
  • Water

Football

  • Helmet
  • Mouthguard
  • Shoulder pads
  • Athletic supporters (males)
  • Chest/rib pads
  • Forearm pads
  • Elbow pads
  • Thigh pads
  • Shin guards
  • Proper shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Water

Soccer

  • Shin guards
  • Athletic supporters (males)
  • Proper fitting cleats
  • Sunscreen
  • Water

Track and field

  • Proper fitting shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Water