Required Equipment

 

Required Safety Equipment

  • helmet (speed skating helmet, ski helmet, or CSA approved hockey helmet); only speed skating helmet can be used for sanctioned meets
  • cut-resistant gloves (Kevlar, Dyneema, leather; back of hand must be covered)
  • neck protector (bib type, CSA approved)
  • shin pads (soccer type, best without ankle coverage, best with hard shell)
  • knee pads (hard shell not required; volleyball style)
  • safety eye wear (to ANSI Z87), strap for racing
  • ankle protection, cut resistant (inside suit, socks or anklets)

More information found here: http://www.speedskating.ca/resources/safety/protective-equipment/short-track-protective-equipment

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