Designed exclusively for competitive girls and women, this chest protector features a thin protective and conforming fit. Internal PE plates in the throat, collar bone, and sternum keep you safe and the wedged abs help you keep blocked balls close and in control. Narrow shoulders for high mobility. Don't be afraid of going white! Chest protectors are machine washable! Clay, dirt, & sweat wash right out! CLEANING: Machine wash. Cold water / mild detergent / air dry.