The Vaughn Velocity 7 XF youth goalie glove has an easy close design with extra flexibility. The 7 XF is newly optimized for puck coverage on the ice and is outfitted with a large, deep pocket for better puck retention. The new 7 XF glove has a wrist strap for security, as well as, a full back padding. The molded palm plastic optimizes closing leverage and the molded front and back thumb aids with protection. There is also an internal backhand control strap that aids in the players overall performance.