So I have tested this sticks big brother the OAKLEY LB9000 and it is one of my favourite profiles for flicking with that I have ever tested. Oakley have been kind enough to let me have a go with the LB7000. The stick features a full low bow with a groove in the shaft and slight cupping on the face. See my full review here ….
The second fixture for England in the Belfius EuroHockey nations Championships saw them take on old foes Germany. Before the game England looked very relaxed, perhaps too relaxed as a clever corner routine nearly caught them out! Fortunately for England it caught the umpire out who restarted the corner before
England looked to spearhead the campaign for Great Britain to defend their Olypmic title. The Pro League campaign was a mixed bag for GB and now the home nations are competing England take on the mantle. Before the game the atmosphere in the tunnel was positive and celebratory, Shona McCallin
This stick has a full legal lowbow, three core channel design and a bright yellow and green paint job. The stick has a composition of 91% carbon, 5% kevlar and 4% glass fibre. It features a touch compound on the face, a twisted toe and a groove channel in the shaft. The one I have for review is an extra light and weighs in at 549g (571g with grip and tape).