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.
In ice hockey, sticks may incorporate metal, and aluminum is a common choice to make the whole shaft from. In field hockey, metal is banned from use in sticks for safety reasons.
Key terms associated with ice hockey are: ice, hockey, skill, team work, dedication, athletes, skates, power plays, hockey sticks, penalties and teams.
There are several manufacturers where American manufacturers are the most famous ones. Manufacturers such as Warrior Sports and Reebok are often praised for their high-quality ice hockey sticks.
Because jagged edges mar the ice and make ruts in the ice.
no you can not cut an ice hockey stick, but you can break it with the right amount of force you can if you get a big scissors
Hockey sticks can be made of wood, composite materials, plastic, metal (in ice hockey only) or a combination of all.
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
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to help lift the puck off the ice
Hockey was not invented , it was evolved . They have traces of man playing with sticks and balls (no homo) from 10,000bc it evolved on ice
Because,What would you do ? Kick the blooming puck around? XD lol
Field HockeyOBO are the best by far; theirs is the only company that produces solely for keepers. However, for some pieces you could look at competing brands such as Mazon or companies that produce equipment for ice hockey keepers - helmets and chest pads especially.Ice HockeyNikebauer or Reebok have a ties with the pads and blockers and gloves but Nikebauer makes on75 goalie sticks vapor30 goalie sticks vapor20 goalie sticks so my vote is for nikebauer
It is really the price, today most people buy cheaper wooden sticks off about 5-20 dollars to use for street hockey, but for ice hockey, most people that play buy aluminum sticks that can go from 50-200 dollars depending on the brand and size
Hespeler hockey sticks are made by Heritage Wood Specialties. Heritage Wood Specialties bought the Hespeler brand from Bauer Nike in 2003.
fiberglass Or wood in some casesrg
5 british army men who played with sticks and a rock
fiberglass Or wood in some casesrg
The sport the handicapped play on ice is not called wheelchair hockey, but sledge hockey. The players sit on what looks to be a sled with two blades on the bottom of it and use two short sticks to propel themselves around the ice and to handle the puck.
Broken sticks are left on the ice. The player goes to the bench to be substituted or to get a new stick. Once the hockey puck is on the other side of the rink, a referee picks up the stick and brings it to an official on a bench.
OLD hockey or Ice hockey is a team sport played on ice in which skaters use sticks to shoot a hard rubber hockey puck into their opponent's net to score points. In some countries, such as Canada, the United States and those of Europe like Sweden among others, it is known as "hockey"; the name "ice hockey" is used in countries where "hockey" generally refers to field hockey.
it is curved different ways
They used to be wood. Now a majority of the sticks used are made of composite. They make the shots harder.
yes rough ice does effect the speed of the puck in ice hockey. it makes the puck go slower then if it was smooth ice.