The purpose of this note is to highlight how to approach clothing for practice and games for the colder & wetter weather in the weeks to come.
The list below is not meant to be a complete list. Just items to consider wearing and as important not to wear to practice or a game.
- Yes items to wear (link - cold-weather gear for football players)
> Full or mid-calf socks that are cold/wet weather oriented
> Multiple long sleeve layers on the upper body
> Football gloves
> Skull cap under the helmet
> Lower body base layer
> Hot packs to put in gloves and cleats
- Items not to wear
> Ankle socks or cotton socks
> Sweatshirts, hoodies or jackets
> Cotton or wool gloves