In the United States Field Hockey is a sport not widely recognized and is largely played by female athletes. By targeting male athletes the sport can grow in a new direction
The current hockey stick is performing well for many users. Designing and innovating around a current hockey stick had the highest opportunity for a training tool
Retractable design allows easy bag storage while allowing for extra space for other gear
Removable resistant band allows stick to be used as a tool for shooting, defense & offense drills
Resistant training to build core, strength and technique
Designing a pattern with individual pieces allowed for the maximum protection while not affecting flexibility
(Not a final model) - Used in the field for visualization and user testing.
Second Skin fit sleeve design