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yes it is said to have been invented by the ancient Mayans.

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Which was originated first lacrosse or hockey?

Lacrosse was invented before hockey. Lacrosse was invented by Native Americans Before the Cristian Era (BC). Hockey was invented in the mid 1800s or early 1900s

Did Canada invent the sports hockey and lacrosse?

Lacrosse was invented in the east in the u.s by native Americans.

Was lacrosse invented before baseball?


Why are national sports hockey and lacrosse in Canada?

These two games are in Canada , mainly as hockey is a snow game , and Canada has a cold climate. While lacrosse isa game invented by the American Indians. And so it is played in Canada and the U.S.a.

What are 4 differences between ice hockey and lacrosse?

lacrosse uses a round ball-hockey uses a puck lacrosse is played on a field-hockey is played on ice lacrosse players wear cleats-hockey players wear skates lacrosse sticks have a head and mesh on the end-hockey sticks dont

Can you wear hockey elbow pads for lacrosse?

yes you can wear hockey elbow pads for lacrosse

Why is lacrosse important to Canada?

Lacrosse is alot like hockey so during the summer all the hockey players switch to lacrosse

Is it legal to wear lacrosse gloves in hockey?

yes it is not legal, you have to wear hockey/lacrosse official gloves

How and where did lacrosse began originally?

Lacrosse was invented by Native Americans. The name came from the French who played a form of field hockey called "jeu de la crosse".

Is lacrosse an adverb?

No. Lacrosse is a noun - a sport invented by the Canadian First Peoples that uses a ball, and netted cups mounted on the end of a stick, played somewhat similarly to field hockey.

How was ice hockey created?

Problably by canadians. Some people think that when native Americans invented lacrosse the Indians up north by the ice found hockey. Maybe you should go the library:) that's not true the lacrosse yes the hockey no... hockey was invented by the british soldiers in either the revolutionary war or in 1825 i can't really remember. they used the bayonets from their guns as skates.. that's basically all i know

What are the national sports in Canada?

One of the first Canadian sport was invented by the Native Canadians. It was called Lacrosse. Hockey is also a Canadian sport that I believe was invented after lacrosse. It's the most popular sport in Canada.

Is hockey or Lacrosse Canada's National sport?

Hockey is the national winter sport, and lacrosse is the national summer sport.

Is Canada's national sport hockey?

lacrosse and hockey

What is ice hockey similar to?

Field Hockey or Lacrosse

Which is easier lacrosse or field hockey?

field hockey

Was lacrosse invented in 1113?

Lacrosse was invented in 1113.

What is the difference between hockey and lacrosse?

hockey is played on ice rink while lacrosse is not! They have diffrent gear/

Was lacrosse invented before football?

yes it was invented by the native Americans when they needed something to practice for war

Which person invented lacrosse?

Lacrosse was invented by Native Americans.

Are lacrosse and field hockey balls the same?

No, lacrosse balls are smaller than field hockey balls. In addition, lacrosse balls are made with a hard, foam like material; while field hockey balls are made with hard plastic.

Can you use field hockey balls in lacrosse?

No Field Hockey balls are too hard and are not bouncy enough for lacrosse.

What did hockey players use for pucks before pucks?

They would play fox and rabbit before hockey was ever invented.

When was field lacrosse invented?

field lacrosse was invented in the 1943's

What did they use for a hockey puck before they invented it?

A ball.