No, field hockey was invented in Britain.
I believe the UK was where it was invented.
London in middlesex
The modern rules for the game of field hockey was invented in 1849, the same year as the first club to use those rules.
In my opinion its not real hockey....... its called field hockey, the reason I think it was invented is for people who cant skate.
Hockey. Pucks were invented for ice hockey, and if it hadn't developed, more people would simply play field hockey (the original way of playing hockey).
It was invented by Ancient Greece in 200 BC!
The game field hockey has been around for 3,ooo years. It was originaly invented by the cave men. so yes it is possible that Roosevelt could have played field hockey.
Because field hockey variants have been played for thousands of years, the first stick used and who used it is not known.
Hockey. Field hockey was invented by the Ancient Greeks. Ice Hockey was invented in the early 19th century in Nova Scotia, Canada where it was originally known as "Shinney". Basketball was invented by James Naismith, an expatriate Canadian living in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1891.
ice hockey is a rink and field hockey is just a field
Artificial turf was first invented in the early 1960s by an RTP research team headed by David Chaney. It was first used for field hockey in the 1970s.