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Traditional Thursday: NEW Top String Tutorial

0 - Published May 30, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Tutorials

While in in Prague, CW had the pleasure of meeting Piotr Stalmach, of Mesh Wizard fame (based out of Poland), and Piotr graciously offered to create a new traditional top string video tutorial for us.

Traditional Thursday: Billy Learns To String

0 - Published May 23, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

Last week Billy met up with a couple of guys from Throne of String, Cesar and Chris, and the three of us got the chance to hang out, and learn how to string traditional, down in Brooklyn, with the one and only Greg Rose of Zen, Lacrosse, and the Art of Stringing.

Traditional Thursday: Lance Gibson’s Connor Pocket

2 - Published May 16, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

Lance Gibson strung up a super clean 6-diamond traditional pocket in a brand new Brine Clutch Elite, sent the photos in, and even referred to it as a “Connor Pocket” because he used a tear drop top string. I am honored that anyone would name their traditional work after me, but when a stringer of Lance’s quality does it? It’s a pure compliment!

Traditional Thursday: The Leather Pocket Transfer

4 - Published May 9, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Tutorials

Do you have a traditional pocket that you love, but you worry that you will someday break the plastic head that it is in? And do you not use the traditional because of the 100% rational fear? If so, or if you have a broken stick with a great leather and lace pocket in it, have no fear! CW is here to show you how to move your traditional pocket from one head to another…

Traditional Thursday: European Box Sticks

0 - Published May 2, 2013 by in Club, International

Next week we’ll get back to answering Reader Questions, but this week we’re focusing on the 20th Annual Ales Hrebesky Memorial, where we found a TON of leather and lace. It was a beautiful sight to take in!

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Traditional Thursday: Steele Stanwick Video Interview

1 - Published April 18, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

Welcome back to Traditional Thursday! This week we’re coming at you from Columbus, Ohio. Billy Nguyen was fortunate enough to hang out and talk about traditional pockets with Steele Stanwick at the Midwest Lacrosse store last weekend.

Traditional Thursday: Trettin’s Beaded Pocket

5 - Published April 11, 2013 by in Gear

Doug Runs SONofaHON down in Maryland, and he is the creator of the EverPocket, which is a removable/replaceable traditional pocket. Now Doug is back with a beaded traditional string, and while it’s one of the weirdest things I’ve seen in a while, it’s also one of the cooler things I’ve seen… Love the creativity!

Traditional Thursday: Boston Cannons Ari Sussman

0 - Published April 4, 2013 by in Pro Lacrosse, Stringing, Traditional

Last week I filmed a bunch of MLL guys training for the 2013 season. After it was all said and done, I got the opportunity to speak with Ari Sussman of the Boston Cannons, and we hit up the topic of traditional stringing because, well, what the heck else would we talk about?

Traditional Thursday: Reader Questions Answered #2

1 - Published March 28, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

Welcome to another Traditional Thursday! This week we’re back, and answering reader submitted questions about traditional stringing and pockets.

Traditional Thursday: Goalie Pita Style

0 - Published March 28, 2013 by in Stringing, Traditional

Have you ever seen a goalie head with a pita pocket? Now you can say you have!

Traditional Thursday: Shooting String Theory

0 - Published March 21, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Stringing Rules, Traditional

This week’s Thursday Traditional covers shooting string theory in traditional pockets using a new traditionally strung pocket for the one and only Jonny Namer.

Traditional Thursday: Reader Questions Answered!

2 - Published March 14, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

This week’s Traditional Thursday selects a couple of readers’ questions, and then answers them! Want to know more about the floating sidewall? Or how to keep your stick from bagging out and whipping shots into the ground?

Traditional Thursday: Pita Pocket Tips

0 - Published March 7, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

We got a great question regarding Pita Pockets, so CW made a short video explaining how he likes to set up his pocket. Got a question about traditional? HIT US UP, and maybe we’ll answer YOUR question next week! Check out the Traditional Thursday archives. Want to share your work with the world? Hit us up on […]

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Traditional Thursdays: A Tribute

1 - Published February 28, 2013 by in Gear, Traditional

Mom keeps the family together; coach keeps the team together. Mom knits and makes baskets; I string lacrosse sticks. Get a pink stick, string a traditional pink pocket. Show your support!

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Traditional Thursday: Rise of the Pita

6 - Published February 21, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing, Traditional

With Connor up in Syracuse prepping his own traditional wand for a game tonight with Team LAS against the Syracuse Stingers, I offered to take over this week’s Traditional Thursday post with a reader’s submission and my own Pita Pocket that I have been working on lately.