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Male Hockey World Cup 2018

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - Sun, 16 Dec 2018

Hockey Men's World Cup 2018

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - Sun, 16 Dec 2018

What is Hockey?

Team, ball game played with sticks.

Family orientated sport, played mainly in clubs by both men and women. Involves two teams of 11, usually on an outdoor pitch, where the object is to get the ball into your opponents net using your stick.

There are also variations to the traditional 11-a-side game these include:

Rush Hockey is an 5 or 6-a-side indoor version of hockey

Quicksticks is a four-a-side version of the game adapted for 7-11 year olds

Zone Hockey is a five-a-side adaptation of the sport that for young wheelchair users to participate alongside able-bodied players.

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An introductory game of hockey for 7-11 year olds