Floor Hockey

Floor hockey is a family of indoor hockey games, usually in the style of ice hockey, that are played on flat floor surfaces, such as a basketball court. As in other hockey codes, players on each team attempt to shoot a ball or puck into a goal using sticks, usually with a curved end. Floor hockey games differ from street hockey in that the games are more structured, and from roller hockey in that players typically wear shoes rather than skates. Because players do not need to be able to skate, floor hockey is sometimes used for training children to play ice hockey.

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Sam Jacks
1975 in Glasgow, Scotland) was the Canadian inventor of the sport of ringette and floor hockey ... One year later, he would invent floor hockey ... He created the first set of rules for floor hockey, an achievement later recognized by the United Nations ...
Floor Hockey - Typical Rules
... Although floor hockey is made up of several different codes, there are some basic rules which are typically followed regardless of code ... Using the body to move a player from his current position on the floor or preventing him from playing the ball or puck High Sticking – Allowing the curved end of the stick to come above your waist Cross Checking ...

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