The STX Stallion 75 shoulder pads are for beginner, entry level, youth players that are just starting out in the game. STX updated this pad to meet the NOCSAE standard for chest protection. This pad provides a generous coverage area to protect new players where they need it most. This pad offers expanded adjustability for a wider range of player sizes. The modular bicep pads allow for a custom fit. Looking for a shoulder pad for a new, youth player, you can't go wrong here.