Some articles on stick, modern stick:
... the 'heel' bend, reversing the stickhead over the ball, with a ‘traditional’ style hockey stick ‘head’, always requires both a vertical and ... This is not anywhere near as difficult as it was with the very long head stick and this sort of adjustment will be almost sub-conscious in an experienced player ... One of the incidental effects of the tighter heel bend of the modern stick is an increase in playing reach with the optimum striking or stopping part of the head of the stick ...
Famous quotes containing the words stick and/or modern:
“Does it stick in our minds as a touchstone
Of learning and la politesse?
For while the old place hadnt much tone,
Two others we know have got less.”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)
“We could hardly believe that after so many ordeals, after all the trials of modern skepticism, there was still so much left in our souls to destroy.”
—Alexander Herzen (18121870)