So far this new type of goshinken has held up pretty well. It's only been a month of use but so far nothing immediate.
We've tried it among the senseis and brown belts and it certainly held up. The entire class has used it (swapping it between people) for sparring and kata practice. They're getting used to others using it on them.
Wear and Tear
The grip is holding. Even with very hard smacks the is no paint chipping, cracks,…Continue