No, field hockey was invented in Britain.
The modern rules for the game of field hockey was invented in 1849, the same year as the first club to use those rules.
I believe the UK was where it was invented.
London in middlesex
Hockey. Pucks were invented for ice hockey, and if it hadn't developed, more people would simply play field hockey (the original way of playing hockey).
In my opinion its not real hockey....... its called field hockey, the reason I think it was invented is for people who cant skate.
It was invented by Ancient Greece in 200 BC!
The game field hockey has been around for 3,ooo years. It was originaly invented by the cave men. so yes it is possible that Roosevelt could have played field hockey.
Hockey. Field hockey was invented by the Ancient Greeks. Ice Hockey was invented in the early 19th century in Nova Scotia, Canada where it was originally known as "Shinney". Basketball was invented by James Naismith, an expatriate Canadian living in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1891.
Because field hockey variants have been played for thousands of years, the first stick used and who used it is not known.
ice hockey is a rink and field hockey is just a field
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.
mark poruchny invented floor hockey
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.
Field hockey is a field sport, but both indoor and ice hockey are rink sports.
Field Hockey was invented in 1895 with the establishment of the first All England Women's Field Hockey Association. In 1901, an English woman named Constance Appleby introduced the game to women in the United States while a summer student at Harvard. Appleby went on to teach the game at women's colleges throughout the Northeast. It was not until 1928 that men began playing the game in the United States. by srinabh, india,bangalore,yehalanka
they were invented in 1895
hockey was invented in the 18hundreds.1873. hockey is the best sport.1873. hockey is the best sport.
The first international was played between Ireland and Wales in 1895. The score was 3-0 to Ireland.
The play of Hockey was originated in India in the Ninteenth century, may be the Ice Hockey was invented later in the U.S. Archaeological evidence shows that field hockey was played by the ancient Egyptians and Greeks. (Their is a frieze on display in the museum at Olympia that shows two athletes with crossed field hockey sticks.) As to ice hockey, it originated in Canada, most likely in the province of Nova Scotia. Neither version of the game was invented in the United States (or in India).
Turf hockey is field hockey.
There is no offside in field hockey.
To my knowledge, there is no such thing as a slide in field hockey.