- 25 Layers of carbon fiber to reduce overall weight without sacrificing durability
- Lightweight braided aramid fibers in the blade for superior accuracy
- 59% lighter than the fabric used in the 2019 XC9 stick
- Comes in at 385 grams; 40 grams lighter than the XC9 stick
- Mid kick that allows for maximum energy loading for effortless power
When purchasing a new hockey stick, there are many factors to consider ensuring you get the best model for your level and style of play. To start, it is important to focus on kick point. Finding the right kick point for your game will help take your shot, and your overall on-ice performance, to the next level. If you’re unsure which kick point suits you best, or you’re looking for an accurate assessment, visit your local Pure Hockey.
The Catalyst 9X stick features a mid-zone flex that allows maximum energy loading for effortless power and a stiff taper zone to maximize control.
The shaft is constructed with PLD technology that optimized 25 layers of carbon fiber and is designed with an advanced laminate construction to reduce overall weight without impacting durability. The laminate construction optimizes fiber angles and provides both improved stiffness and impact strength. The shaft shape has square corners with double concave for better feel.
The blade of this stick consists of True’s new BAT technology. This technology incorporates lightweight braided Aramid fibers from the heel to the toe of the blade for superior accuracy. The blade also features greater consistency and vibration damping properties on impact for better control.
The all-new spread tow fabric used throughout the stick encapsulates the Catalyst 9X shaft and blade, providing unmatched strength in a lightweight build for shot consistency and power. The fabric used in this stick is 59% lighter than the fabric used in the 2019 XC9, and the overall stick is 40 grams lighter than the XC9 stick.
The Catalyst 9X is a true high performance, pro-level stick designed with the most advanced technologies TRUE has ever put into their sticks. The Catalyst 9X has unparalleled accuracy and is a fantastic option for any player looking for an industry-leading, high performing hockey stick.