I would feel comfortable using this at any level of hockey. Even extremely fast shots would be protected.
Size is Adult XL which Vaughn rates at about 6'0"-6'5". And last you for an extremely long time!! I have been around a bunch of hockey gear, this is for real! The Epic 8000 was created to provide for quick rapid body movements while still providing maximum net coverage.
Arm construction features a Dura-Mesh base that provides for increased flexibility and is anatomically shaped and optimized to keep arm padding properly aligned and increases ventilation for reduced heat retention. Extra wide and longer styled shoulder floaters provide added stability for puck deflection and for added net coverage. Large plastic reinforced sternum plate for increased protection.New innovative chest pad weight suspension system supports the weight of the unit over the shoulders for even weight distribution and balance for a lighter feel and features full adjustability for a custom fit. The item "Vaughn Epic 8000 Goalie Chest Protector Adult Senior XL Ice Hockey Extra Large" is in sale since Wednesday, January 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Team Sports\Ice & Roller Hockey\Clothing & Protective Gear\Goalie Equipment\Other Hockey Goalie Equipment". The seller is "wordman8" and is located in Goodrich, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Dominican republic, El salvador.