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Turf hockey is Field Hockey.

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In what country did turf hockey originate?

The modern game of field hockey (which is commonly played on an artificial turf) originated in England.


What is the cost of a hockey astro turf?

approximately $750,000


Is hockey in the Olympics in Beijing 2008?

If you mean turf hockey then yes it is in the 2008 Olympics


Would grass or turf be better for field hockey?

I personally play field hockey on grass but turf is good too overall i say it is better to be played on grass


Which equipments are required in hockey?

it depends what type of hockey grass astro turf indoor ice


What do you need for turf hockey?

Shinpads, mouthguards and of course stick.


What artificial surface of hockey field is called?

Astro-Turf:)


What is olympic hockey playing surface?

water based astro turf but it gets called smurf turf at London 2012 due to the colour of it


What footwear do you use for field hockey?

Depending on the type of field you play on, soccer or softball shoes/boots (for grass) or turf shoes (for artificial turf).


What footwear should you use for field hockey?

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.


What is the width of a hockey field in meters?

The standard width of a hockey turf is 55.00m (fifty-five point zero zero metres), including the width of the backlines which they end at.


What kind of field do you usually play field hockey on?

Field Hockey, at the higher levels is normally played on a turf field. High schools normally will play on grass.


If you play on grass with an astro turf hockey stick what will happen?

A field hockey stick is a field hockey stick. There is no differentiation between those used on either surface; most stick models can and will be used on both.


Does field hockey have to be played on artificial turf?

No it can be played anywhere but the ground she be flat and the grass should be very short.


What kind of game is field hockey?

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.


What is field hockey on ice?

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.


What is the field called in field hockey?

You can either play on grass which is called a field, Or on astro turf which is a sandy flat surface.


Who invented artificial hockey turfs?

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.


Does turf grow?

Yes turf grows, as long as it is natural turf and not artificial turf.


Can you lay turf over existing turf?

Yes, but it is unlikely that the new turf will survive. To the question can you successfully turf over existing turf, the answer is no.


Can you use a graphite hockey stick on asphalt or would that be a bad idea?

it is best to use a fiberglass one for every turf,field, or surface.


What countries play grass hockey?

Field hockey played on a grass turf is very common in most countries otherwise involved in field hockey, in areas which do not have easy access to an artificial turf or simply wish their players to play on a grass field for some reason (it is cheaper to maintain and players with major experience on grass often have better coordination and skills than those who play on artificial or other fields).


Which is the best turf company?

TEAL TURF i had some turf and it is stunning


What is a sentence for turf?

To spread with turf


Skills requirement for playing field hockey in Astroturf?

Many skills are involved in hockey its self, but to play on astro turf, speed is needed because the ball does not stop once it is hit. Compared to grass, turf is a high speed game. The basic skills such as a drag, push, hit, slap hit, pass, jink are the most important ones.