You should wear cleats to play field hockey if you are playing on a grass field. If you are playing indoors you should wear sneakers. If you are on artificial turf you should wear turf shoes and if you don't have turf shoes you should wear sneakers. But sneakers wouldn't be a good idea because you slide EVERYWHERE.
a ice hockey boot
Use cloth tape to tape your field hockey stick. See related links, below, for more information on caring for your field hockey stick.
If you play on grass, soccer boots or spiked shoes are a good idea; if on artificial turf, there are numerous brands of specially studded shoes available, or you can use normal sportshoes.
No. In field hockey a ball is used; pucks would not move along the ground.
Yes, all forms of hockey use a stick.A hockey stick is a piece of equipment used in field hockey, ice hockey or roller hockey to move the ball or puck.
yes they do for ice hockey and only for the goalie for field hockey and i don't know about ball hockey
No Field Hockey balls are too hard and are not bouncy enough for lacrosse.
Sports tape for field hockey is generally used to cover up scratch marks, which develop over playing. After you get multiple scratch marks in one place, and look like they can be threatening the usage of your field hockey stick, use the tape then. You can also use it to keep the binding around the top of your field hockey stick from falling off.
Well, by field hockey I think you mean hockey games that are done on the ground like field hockey, street hockey,ect. It is called ice hockey. *Field hockey and ice hockey are completely different rulebases. As the first answer pretty much describes, it is simply called "field hockey on ice", like it is called "field hockey on grass", "on turf", "on concrete", etc.
ice hockey is a rink and field hockey is just a field
The modern rules for the game of field hockey was invented in 1849, the same year as the first club to use those rules.
Field hockey is a field sport, but both indoor and ice hockey are rink sports.
field hockey is a game played on grass or turf. you use hockey like sticks except with a curve at the bottom. the play is 11 vs. 11 and there are many rules of the game. it is like a combination of hockey and soccer.
No. Originally "field hockey" was not called that, as at the time of origin there was only one type of hockey with variations, played around the world. Outside of America and Canada field hockey is known by its original and formal name of hockey. It is only after the popular growth of ice hockey and roller hockey in North America that the word "field" was added to distinguish it.
Ice hockey is played on ice, while field hockey is played on a grass surface, the rules in field hockey are kinder than ice hockey, and the sticks vary between versions.
It is a mixture of field hockey's rules and lacrosses rules.
I will tell you the ones i know of. Mini hockey is only played in a half of a hockey field, or even smaller, and there are 8 that play. Field hockey is played full field (the whole hockey field) and you have 11 players that play (including the goalkeeper). They are both similar in that they both play with hockey sticks and they are still a type of hockey. The same rules apply in both.
There is no offside in field hockey.
No, field hockey was invented in Britain.
It means nothing in field hockey.
To my knowledge, there is no such thing as a slide in field hockey.