April 18, 2012

Camp Guide: TSR Hockey packing checklist

Suggested list of items to bring to a summer hockey school:

Equipment

* Skates

* Sharpening stone or kit

* Sticks (2 for day camp, 3 for overnight)

* Gloves

* Helmet (with facemask)

* Mouthguard

* Shoulder pads, elbow pads, shin pads

* Pants (with belt or suspenders)

* Garter belt, cup and supporter

* Hockey socks (2 pairs)

* Union suit or undergear (2 for overnight)

* Hockey jersey

* Tape (2 rolls of clear tape for pads and 2 rolls of stick tape, plus stick wax)

* Neck guard

* Water bottle

Clothes

* Exercise clothing (running shoes, gym shorts, T-shirts, socks)

* Casual clothes (sneakers, jeans, T-shirts, warmup suit, socks and underwear, hat, jacket)

Other

* Toiletries (2 towels, toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, deodorant, shampoo, comb or brush)

* Bedding (pillow, sleeping bag/sheet, blanket)

* Pen/pencil and notebook

* Miscellaneous (cell phone, phone card, iPod, game gear, books, camera, snacks, sunscreen, swimsuit, ball hockey stick — check with camp director for recommendations)