The TRUE Comp 4.0 women's lacrosse handle is lighter & stronger than traditional composites and delivers the ultimate in feel and performance. If offers optimized shaft flex for better shot speed and accuracy. SmartFlex technology and high tech carbon fiber optimizes the amount of shaft flex for better shot speed and accuracy. This shaft has a soft touch grip with provides players with a good hold, that stays warm in cold weather and won't get slick in the rain. The Comp 4.0 on average is at least 10% lighter than other comparable women's composite handles.