Sandy Julien & Raymond Cope

 

Sandy Julien and Raymond Cope

Sandy Julien and Raymond Cope

Retired Mi’kmaq elders display a “Square Saw” used to shape one-piece hockey sticks from hard wood tree roots and trunks by native carvers. These men both made their own protective equipment from Moose Hides in the early years of their prolonged hockey careers.

To learn more about Mi’kmaq Hockey heritage see Origins – Mi’kmaq Sticks