The Bauer Nexus Elevate Shoulder Pads are based off of the Nexus 4000 and have upgrades that are featured on the Nexus 6000 pads. The Nexus line provides a traditional volume fit and is designed specifically for those players looking for maximum protection along with extra width. The Nexus Elevate features an added and upgraded covered shoulder cap design that includes an injected cap with PU foam covering. As well the Bauer Nexus Elevate shoulder pad comes with an added removable belly pad for those players needing additional coverage. A hydrophobic mesh liner is used on the inside to wick moisture away from the body and keep you cool and dry.