Let's face it, Gait 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 Gait Recon Arm Guard review will show you whether the Gait Recon Arm Guard is perfect for your position and style of play, and your wallet. Priced at $54.95 the Gait Recon 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 Gait Recon Arm Guard
These pads are tough !! The Recon series was designed to take big hits and slashes and keep you going to the cage. Nice fit and finish here and these pads lock down well on the elbow. We like the fact that you can use these for both box and field play. The Recon series is a best seller in Canada and when we tried them on we immediately knew why.
Gait Specs for the Gait Recon Arm Guard
The Gait Recon lacrosse Arm Guard. Using ultra-thin hard plastic providing maximum protection with minimal weight. Equipped with a floating elbow cap that moves with the arm for unparalleled mobility. Made with a full-length mesh sleeve and Grip Sections to improve ventilation and prevent the pad from slipping during use. Mositure-wicking material designed to move moisture away from the skin.
Sizing Guide for Gait 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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