Top Gifts for Youth Football Players
Everything from cleats and gloves to portable starting blocks and training equipment.
Football people are fanatical, no doubt about that. Kids of all ages playing football want to wear and use the same gear they see the Pros use every Sunday, and they can!
Do you have a youth football player in your life? From Pop Warner to the Pros, these gift ideas are sure to be a hit.
1. Football Cleats
The Nike Alpha Menace 3 Shark has everything you need in a youth football cleat. A rubber sole helps grip the turf and can maintain flexibility for maximum speed, while the upper has plenty of support for every juke, spin, and cut.
Nike Alpha Menace 3 Shark Little/Big Kids' Football Cleats (Wide). Nike.com
2. Wide Receiver Gloves
Get your player ready for the big game with Cutters® Game Day Receiver Gloves. These lightweight gloves perfectly balance grip performance with a natural feel. Features include Silicone palm speed grip, natural feel, flexible, and adjustable wrist.
Cutters Youth Game Day Receiver Gloves | Dick's Sporting Goods (dickssportinggoods.com)
3. Portable Track Starting Blocks
Portable track starting blocks? Who knew? Although they weigh less than one pound, Ignite Blox pack a huge punch. Small enough to take anywhere, they allow your football player to take their speed training on the go.
These blocks are perfect for any football player doing Combine training and wanting to improve their 40-yard dash time.
Football: Portable starting blocks that go anywhere you train. – Ignite Blox
4. Compression Shirt
Your football player will get the support they need with the breathable and comfortable Eastbay Compression T-Shirt. It is made of a moisture-wicking fabric that keeps the athlete cool and dry throughout their entire workout.
Eastbay Compression T-Shirt | Eastbay
5. Training shoes
The UA Charged Vantage 2 Running Shoes contain shock-absorbing Charged Cushioning®, which protects against impact. The deep flex grooves in the sole allow maximum flexibility, and a lightweight, elastic top wraps your foot in comfort. They also feature a lightweight, breathable upper, plush sock liner, and solid rubber outsole covering the high-impact zones for greater durability during your Combine speed training.
Boys' Grade School UA Charged Vantage 2 Running Shoes | Under Armour
6. Socks-Team Colors
This sock will make you stand out! It comes in all the most popular color combinations. Features include crew length, moisture control, breathable, antimicrobial, and odor control, and blister control for comfort. Compression around the arch also helps reduce foot fatigue, and the cushioned footbed aids in shock absorption.
TCK Baseline 3.0 Socks | BSN SPORTS
7. Elastic Training Bands
Power Systems Versa Loops are perfect for taking their workout anywhere. Versatile for upper and lower body training, and they come in a variety of levels of resistance. If they are looking to improve the strength needed to run faster, the Versa Loops should be part of their training.
Versa Loops | Resistance Bands | Power Systems (power-systems.com)
8. Speed Training Equipment-Speed Hurdles
Champro’s Speed Training Hurdle allow them to speed train on any surface. Getting faster is important for every sport, so that means speed drills.
No matter your athlete's age, these speed hurdles come in various heights, so you can get the right one for your ability. No assembly required. Simply set them up and start getting faster.
Champro Speed Training Hurdles - 6", 12", 18" - Baseball Equipment & Gear (epicsports.com)
9. Sports Medicine PowerFlex Tape
Andover's PowerFlex Self-Adherent Tape comes in a variety of colors to meet your football player's needs. Use this tape to wrap an ankle or a wrist and it will always do the job that is needed. This tape can be used in many different situations for a variety of injuries.
PowerFlex Self Adherent Tape | Medco Sports Medicine (medco-athletics.com)
10. Classic Backpack
The Adidas Classic backpack has plenty of pockets and is made with nylon, so it can take some overpacking. Whether you are going to the track for some serious speed training or just heading to the gym, this bag can do it all…and fit it all!
adidas Classic Backpack - Grey | Unisex Training | Adidas US