field hockey is an indoor sport and a outdoor sport
Ice hockey is not played on a field. Other than the odious "Winter Classic outdoor games. Anyone have the info for field hockey?
Indoor and Outdoor Field Hockey Sticks differ in thickness, so no it wouldn't be a good idea due to it being thinner than an outdoor stick. Would be better to use an outdoor stick!
11 in outdoor 5 in indoor
Because it is fun, it is healthy for you, and it is an interesting game.
There is not much difference in the design of Indoor and Outdoor Hockey sticks, The indoor hockey stick tend to be thinner, generally made of wood and more lightweight as the field of play is smaller and in less need of restriction on playing the ball with the stick, the outdoor hockey sticks tends to be thicker and more ridged to create more resistence thus propelling the ball further.
yes in a way it is, but a field hockey field has a "dome shape" around the goal. and a soccer field's is more like a rectangle.
About 4000 years. But the modern form of field hockey has been around since the 19th century.
No. Males of all ages play hockey around the world. Only in the US is field hockey restricted to females.
Hockey was historically not played on ice until around the invention of modern ice hockey. This was well after the creation of modern field hockey, which itself derived from earlier variations. In short: field hockey was first.
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.
It is permitted to use an outdoor hockey stick for training purposes only. If players or a team is playing in an indoor tournament outdoor sticks are usually not allowed unless the tournament allows the use of them. most national tournaments would not allow the use of outdoor sticks but some local tournament organisers may allow the use of outdoor hockey sticks but this is very rare. It is advised that players who play indoor hockey regularly play with an indoor hockey stick.