"It's so funny to think back to a time when Jake first started playing hockey. We didn't even know how to dress him! We had to look around the locker room for clues on how to attach the socks to the rest of the gear!"
Player: Skates, hockey stick, puck, hockey gloves, shoulder, shin, and elbow pads, helmet with face mask and chin strap, mouthpiece, team jersey (aka sweater), (aka breezers), athletic supporter with cup, hockey socks, neck guard, hockey tape.
Goalie: Skates (goalie skates are different from regular hockey skates, but they aren't necessary for those who are just starting out), hockey socks, breezers, athletic supporter with cup, chest protector (yes, it's a different style from regular player's gear), helmet, glove, blocker, leg pads, goalie stick, hockey tape.
To acquire gear for players who are just starting out, contact a Board Member to see if there is any equipment for your player in the Association's storage unit. Don't hesitate to purchase equipment from ebay or other on-line sources...sanitize if necessary.