STX K18 Arm Guard Review
Let’s face it, STX lacrosse arm guards, elbow pads, and arm pads save our lives on the lax field everyday! Whether you play attack, defense, or middie you’ll need some form of lacrosse elbow pad protection to keep you from losing your arm during a nasty lacrosse slash. The STX K18 Arm Guard review will show you whether the STX K18 Arm Guard is perfect for your position and style of play, and your wallet. Priced at $49.99 the STX K18 Arm Guard can be a great bet for you. Be sure to check our lacrosse elbow pad sizing guide below to ensure these pads work for you.
The Inside Scoop on STX K18 Arm Guard
STX is putting their full marketing force behind the K18 line for this coming season. Why?? Because they know that they over engineered this pad to have many of the same qualities and technology of pads twice the price. The K18 line is simply awesome. Slip these on and you will know why. The upgraded mesh materials on the forearms and super flexible outer shell affords all the protection of the big brother pads the sell at the top of the line. These will hit the best sellers list right off the bat.
STX Specs for the STX K18 Arm Guard
Sizing Guide for STX Lacrosse Arm Pads:
|Lacrosse Elbow Pads Sizes||Lacrosse Player Height||Lacrosse Player Age|
|Small or Youth Lacrosse Elbow Pads||4’0″ & Under||6-10|
|Medium Lacrosse Elbow Pads||4’6″ – 5’6″||11-13|
|Large Lacrosse Elbow Pads||5’6″ – 6’0″||14-17|
|XL Lacrosse Elbow Pads||6’0″ & Over||18+|
Different Types of Lacrosse Elbow and Arm Pads
Some players prefer less padding in their lacrosse elbow pads. If you play attack, you’ll usually want to buy Lacrosse Arm Guards, which offer the most protection possible. If you play middie, you’ll want a step down in protection and buy some lacrosse arm pads. And finally, you defensive laxers want to buy lacrosse elbow pads, which are low profile and only cover your elbow. If you’re looking for extra upper-arm protection, checkout some lacrosse bicep pads as well!
- Lacrosse Arm Guards – Full Protection (Attack)
- Lacrosse Arm Pads – Mid Protection (Midfield)
- Lacrosse Elbow Pads – Low Protection and Profile (Defense)
- Lacrosse Bicep Pads – Extra Protection
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