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Items to Purchase for PAFA Tackle

By Tanya Tyska 06/13/2017, 11:01am CDT

At equipment pick up, tackle players will receive a helmet, shoulder pads, rib vest, mouth guard, practice and game pants, and a practice jersey (game jerseys and socks will be provided when the season starts). 

Players will need to secure the following items before pre-season practices begin:

  • Football girdle (7 pad or 5 pad)
  • Knee pads (if you do not purchase a 7-pad girdle)
  • Protective cup
  • Football cleats
  • Large water jug

Equipment Requirements

By Tanya Tyska 06/13/2017, 11:00am CDT

The following, is a list of league-required equipment that each player must wear for the weigh-in and/or must be worn during the game:

 Game Jersey (not required for weigh-in)
 Shoulder Pads (not required for weigh-in)
 Game Pants
 2 Hip Pads
 1 Tail Bone Pad

 2 Thigh Pads
 2 Knee Pads
 Socks of any kind
 T-shirt (may be ¾ length and sleeveless, but no bands)
 Shoes that meet NFHS standards (not required for weigh-in)
 Mouth guard that meets NFHS standards (not required at weigh-in)

 Helmet (Stripers must bring their helmet to weigh-in but they are not required to be worn at weigh-in)


The following is a list of additional items the player may wear AFTER weigh-in:

Additional sweat shirts or tee shirts worn under the game jersey
Insulated tights or long underwear under the game pants and pads
Rib protector
Elbow pads
Forearm pads
Hand pads
Additional pairs of socks
Knit hats under the helmet.
Protective Cup