Walking Sticks For Young Adults 2022
Friday, 18 March 2022 | Admin
We associate walking sticks with older people, but young people also get injured, and it's hard to argue that a striking walking stick doesn't add to an outfit! Likewise, young adults with walking difficulties deserve the support a cane could provide, so what's standing in the way?
Do Young People Use Walking Sticks?
Walking sticks are often associated with older people, even though many younger people use them. Embarrassment and awkwardness can lead young people to try and struggle through without a cane, or end up going out in public less often. Thankfully, with our range of stylish and appealing walking canes, this doesn't need to be the case.
Our Favourite Walking Sticks for Young People
To help you find the right stick for your style, we've put together a collection of some of our favourite sticks for young adults. These range from practical lightweight sticks with a bit of flair to elegant wooden sticks that can help a young person gain some suave clout.
Nothing Strike Your Fancy?
If none of these sticks are particularly what you're looking for, feel free to browse some of our top categories to sift through our world of walking sticks!
Some Sticks Worth Highlighting...
Tropicana Parrot Derby Handle Walking Cane
As pleasing in nature as it is on a walking stick, the parrot colouring has some serious character. It's neutral without being boring, and is a great way to break up an otherwise classic outfit. The Tropicana Parrot Derby Walking Cane is out on the town, and it's ready to slay! With a comfortable Derby handle, an adjustable folding shaft, and a rubber ferrule, it's both stylish and supportive.
Key Features: Very lightweight at only 315 grams so you can strut your stuff all day long
Adjustable Folding Elite Derby Handle Green Paisley Walking Stick
The Adjustable Folding Elite Derby Handle Green Paisley Walking Stick is great for any city Bohemian. The Persian pattern is a subtle mixture of teal, orange and red, and at a music festival you can wave it in the air to let your friends know where you're at! As it folds into four, it's easy to store when you don't need it, and the Derby handle ensures it's comfortable to hold onto.
Key Features: Folds into four sections for very easy storage in your statement canvas tote bag
National Gallery Sunflowers Derby Adjustable Folding Walking Stick
The National Gallery Sunflowers Derby Adjustable Folding Walking Stick sunflowers are bright, yellow and youthful, guaranteed to convey their boundless enthusiasm to you. The stick is as supportive as it is appealing, as it features a rubber ferrule to prevent slipping, and a strong aluminium shaft for reliable support.
Key Features: Curved handle style means cane can be easily hung over the edge of the bar while you order the drinks
Adjustable Folding Fashion Derby Handle Orient-Patterned Walking Stick
Walking sticks are often associated with authority and strength. The Adjustable Folding Fashion Derby Handle Orient-Patterned Walking Stick is just the cane to go with that image. The lustrous, electric patterns will turn heads and silence tongues everywhere you go while offering support and reliability.
Key Features: Adjustable height, so you can lend it to your short friend when they're hungover
Adjustable Folding Fashion Derby Handle Cheetah-Patterned Walking Cane
Cheetah and leopard print may have been around for a while, but that's just because of how irresistibly glam they are! The Adjustable Folding Fashion Derby Handle Cheetah-Patterned Walking Cane is cheeky, fun, racy and fabulous all at once. This stick will let everyone know you're bringing the party with you, without compromising on support, comfort, and adjustability.
Key Features: Rubber ferrule for excellent grip while tearing up the dance floor
Why Should Young People Use Walking Sticks?
There are many different reasons why a young person might need a cane. Some are temporary, for instance during recovering from surgery or a broken leg. Some are permanent, like juvenile arthritis or multiple sclerosis.
Although for many it may be possible to lean on friends and family, using a walking stick is a far better option. Not only does it grant independence and relief from pain, but depending on the condition it can help speed your recovery.
What If I Feel Embarrassed?
Don't feel embarrassed! Not only are walking sticks symbolic of strength, authority and stability but they can be a striking, unique accessory. If you need any reassurance, it might be worth taking a look at the celebrities who have recently been seen with walking sticks, including Jessie J, Brad Pitt, Halle Berry, and Scott Disick.
Are There Walking Sticks Suitable For Young People?
Absolutely, yes! Dull and bleak canes are banned from this list! Many young cane users are shocked and amazed by how many compliments they get on their statement canes, and an unusual walking stick can be a great conversation starter.
The internet is crammed with young people who aren't sure if they can pluck up the courage to use a waking stick. Body positivity and self-love are continuing to gain popularity and media attention. Accepting yourself, your disability and your walking stick is the next frontier of the movement, so why not be a part of it?