One question we hear a lot regarding arm protection for lacrosse is what the difference is between Arm Pads and Arm Guards. Arm Guards will offer more padding and protection and are more lilkely worn by attack or offensive midfielders, while arm pads contain less padding but offer much more mobility for defenders. Both Arm Guards and Arm Pads offer very good core protection. ComLax offers a huge selection of Arm Pads and Arm Guards from all the leading brands such as Brine, STX, Warrior, Gait, Under Armour, Maverik and more. Need more info? No problem! Our lacrosse pros have put together this guide to arm protection to help you learn a little more about fitting and recommended products.