1. Knee protection must be strapped and must fit under the thigh pad of the pants.

  2. Flaps attached to the inside of the goaltender’s pads above the knee that are not worn under the thigh pad of the pants are not allowed.

  3. The knee strap pad is the pad that separates the inside of the knee from the ice.

  4. The knee protection must be worn with the strap tight so that it does not obscure any portion of the “five hole”. The padding between the knee strap pad and the inner knee channel is not affected by this measurement standard.

  5. Medial rolls (raised seam ridges) are not allowed.