Wooden Swords used in Kata.
Bounded bamboo swords used in sparring.
Head, shoulder, and neck protection. A point can be scored by hitting the top of the Men as well as a stab to the throat; however, throat stabbing is prohibited at the collegiate level.
Waist protection. Points can be scored by hitting either side of the Dou.
Hand/wrist protection. Points can be scored by hitting the straight part of the glove.
Hip/Groin protection, worn under the Dou. No points can be scored on this area.