How to Choose the Right Baseball Helmet
Baseball helmet technology has improved drastically over the last decade. The old days of collapsible “one size
The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) is the worldwide safety standard for batting helmets. Testing involves creating a 70 mph impact on different areas of the helmet using both larger softballs, and baseballs. Manufacturers have created highly protective helmets to meet these standards.
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Today's baseball batting helmets have new materials include polycarbonate shells that are very durable and can withstand
The helmet should be placed on the head and pushed down into position. There should be about a finger width between the eyebrows and the bill of the helmet, and the bill should sit evenly, neither tilting forward or
Most manufacturers will carry Junior, Senior, Adult, League, and some Pro helmet models, that are available in different finishes.
Our baseball stores or Source For Sports carrying baseball will have a wide selection of batting helmets that come in your standard colours and in team colours. Speak with one of our baseball professionals who can help you from selecting a helmet to ensuring the baseball helmet fits you properly and make sure that you have the utmost protection and comfort. The only thing you should be thinking about as you take that swing is how to get that line drive or home run, not whether you have the proper head protection.
We also carry a large selection of batting helmets and the rest of the baseball equipment for kids and young baseball players including baseball bats, baseball gloves, batting gloves, baseball cleats, baseball accessories, and more for your little ball-player.