All participants in grades 3-8 are responsible for supplying equipment and uniforms. All participants without exception must wear all of the mandated equipment listed below.
For instructional participants (grades 1 and 2), players will need to purchase a stick (boys and girls) and gloves (boys). No uniforms are required. Any player NOT having the appropriate equipment will not be allowed to participate due to safety reasons.
Girls Mandatory Equipment (grades 3-8):
- goggles, stick, mouthpiece, cleats
Boys Mandatory Equipment (grades 3-8):
- helmet, shoulder pads, arm pads, gloves, mouthpiece , cleats, athletic supporter cup
Boys Instructional Program ( grades 1-2):
-mandatory equipment: stick and gloves
-has helmets available for use during the season.
Uniforms (grades 3-8):
Game uniforms and practice pinnies are required by all players and can be purchased from the East Lyme Lacrosse Association. For the Instructional program, pinnies are included in the cost of registration. All questions regarding equipment and uniforms can be directed to:
Girls- Adam Keefe, Girls Program Coordinator, 860 917 0277 -
Boys- Tim Swenson Boys Uniform & Equipment,
Boys initial costs for equipment that should last 4 or more years (depending on growth) range around ~$200. The single biggest cost is the helmet which is usually half the price of the estimate.
Girls initial costs for equipment that should last 4 or more years range from $75 to $100. The eye protection makes up about half the cost of the equipment. Girls equipment is generally similar for all age groups.
Local Lacrosse Equipment Vendors
East Lyme Lacrosse Association uses Macwear Athletic Equipment as the primary source for our equipment and uniforms. This store is located in Madison CT.
All East Lyme participants will receive a 10% discount on all equipment, and a significant savings on starter packages. Please visit Macwear and the staff will fit your child with the correct gear and sizes.
1317 Boston Post Rd.
Madison, CT 06443
Other stores that sell lacrosse equipment:
Lacrosse Unlimited- Madison, CT
Dicks Sporting Goods- Waterford, CT.