Tips to Improve your Game

Read our expert guides on how to improve your field hockey game.

Low Bow or Mid Bow hockey stick

Low bow or mid bow Hockey Stick?

While it’s true that to play great hockey you require superior skills and experience. But equally important is to choose the best gear, especially the right hockey stick for both your position and skill set. Selecting the bow of a field hockey stick can be challenging for many people, as there are multiple factors to …

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Strengths to be a field hockey goalie

6 Strengths needed to be a good Field Hockey Goalie

While the team swarm like bees around the halfway line, it’s easy to sometimes cast an eye back down the field and feel sorry for the lonely goalkeeper. However, the goalie can often be the most important player on a field hockey pitch.  What makes a good Field Hockey Goalie? With unique skills in comparison …

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How do I Choose my Best Field Hockey Position?

How do I Choose my Best Field Hockey Position?

Think about your strengths and weaknesses when choosing your best field hockey position. Forwards should be fast and composed around the D and highly skilled at shots such as the tomahawk. Adept at dribbling from both wings forwards should also possess a strong shot and be ready to take a penalty flick. Midfielders should have …

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Should I wear Protection During Field Hockey Games?

Should I wear Protection During Field Hockey Games?

According to FIH rules, shin, ankle, and mouth protectors are “recommended” for field players. Plastic mouth guards protect players’ teeth and also jaws to some extent. Ankle and shin guards protect players’ legs and ankles from bruises caused by sticks or hurtling balls which can travel at speeds of up to 100 mph at high …

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11 reasons Field Hockey is Awesome

11 Reasons why Field Hockey is such an Awesome Sport

The 11 reasons why field hockey is such an awesome sport include the challenge of beating the opposition team and rising up the table. From the challenge of mastering different styles of passes to the buzz of exercise on open fields. Don’t underestimate the health benefits, while the tactical decisions that need to be made, …

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