Tips for Choosing Flags
by Tim Jacobs on December 12, 2022
Tips on Choosing the Right Size and Type of Flag Football Equipment
When selecting flag football equipment for your team, it’s important to choose the right size and type of equipment. Flag football is a fast-paced game with lots of running, so you want to make sure that everyone on your team has the right gear. Here are some tips to choose the right flag football gear:
- Check with your league or organization for regulations on the size and type of equipment you are allowed to uses
- Choose lightweight, breathable material such as mesh or polyester for uniforms.
- Select flag belts that fit snugly around your waist but are not too tight.
- Purchase flags that are made from durable materials such as nylon or polyester, and that have a secure attachment system such as Velcro or snaps.
- Use soft yet durable foam rubber balls for practice and games.
- Make sure all of your helmets have facemasks, chin straps, and padding.
- Select cleats with good grip and ankle support to prevent sliding or tripping during the game.
By following these tips, you can ensure that everyone in your team has the right size and type of flag football equipment that allows them to be safe while having fun on the field!