Our friends over at Kookaburra are passionate and proud of their extensive range of hockey sticks.
In their own words “every piece of equipment is packed with embellishing features, tested bespoke science and stylish eye-catching design. Optimising the best breakthrough enhancements from current Kookaburra research, the range has been redesigned to reflect some revolutionary breakthroughs in hockey engineering.”
Designed by experts and perfected by players, Kookaburra enables you to hit the ball further, faster, harder – yet retain more control than ever before.
Their stick sizing guide can help you to find the right stick to optimise your playing ability.
STICK SIZE GUIDE
Selecting the right length of stick if vitally important if all skills of hockey are to be developed and performed well. In general your height determines what length of stick you should use. A lot of players use sticks are far too long – one the main reasons being that it is seen as ‘cool’ to play with a senior stick. However using the wrong size will negatively affect the players performance, due to the length and mass not being balanced.
|Player Height (cm)||Player Height (in)||Stick Length (in)|
|175cm +||5′ 8″ +||37.5″|
|160 – 175cm||5′ 3″ – 5′ 8″||36.5″|
|150 – 160cm||5′ – 5′ 3″||35″|
|145 – 150cm||4′ 9″ – 5′||34″|
|135 – 145cm||4′ 6″ – 4′ 9″||33″|
|130 – 135cm||4′ 3″ – 4′ 6″||32″|
|120 – 130cm||4′ – 4′ 3″||30″|
For more information on their range of hockey stocks visit here.