Mass. Hockey Rinks Add Orange Warning Track, Push Goes Nationwide « CBS Boston
The idea is quite simple but revolutionary for a traditional sport: a bright orange line painted along the perimeter of the rink.
It’s called a “look up line” and is meant to be a visual cue to players – a sort of warning track – to look up when crashing into the boards, a safer play than ducking down, that could prevent broken necks and paralysis.
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