Hockey. That's 'field' hockey as opposed to 'ice hockey'
It is taken from the side line 5 metres from the corner on the side of the field where the ball went out.
If the team hits the ball over the end line by the goal they are defending, the opposing team gets a long corner.
a long corner in hockey is given when the ball goes off the back by the defending team, a long corner is then given to the attackers.
it is another name for a penalty corner. it occurs when a penalty happens inside the shooting D
short corner, scoop, slap
The opposing team gets a corner.
A long corner isn't really a corner at all. It is taken from the top of the goal D .
A field hockey field [that isn't used as some other sports field: Football, Soccer, etc.] is typically 300 yards.
Field hockey in all its forms has fulfilled the definition of a sport for as long as it has been played.