I have some experience of teaching quaterstaff to the scouts. The staffs were lost form the standard uniform in the 1960's though lots of groups still use them. My Grandfather was a scout leader befor ww2. I have lots of pictures of him with his staff. Great post, thank you.
Size is hugely influential in Jiu Jitsu. Techniques vary significantly depending on the height and weight of your attacker.
However just because the techniques change does not mean that they become less effective.
"It is not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the...