During the match time, each team on the field includes 5 people, including the goalkeeper. Usually, a team consists of 16 players to replace each other.
Due to the high speed and the impact of the puck, the stick can be quite dangerous. So Hockey players need to wear the following protective gear to reduce impact force and avoid injury.
In 1878, Roller Polo first took place first in London, England. Roller Polo is a genre similar to Hockey. However, athletes are not equipped with any protective equipment.
They only wore Jersey shirts and tights. In 1903, after the ball hit the eye of a goalkeeper, athletes began to wear a mask. In the UK, Roller Polo has exploded across the country. Next is the tremendous development of Patin subjects around the world.
In 1979, Patin was performed at the Pan American Games held in Puerto Rico. It was later included in the list of official sports competition, starting with the 1987 Pan American Games held in Indianapolis.
Ice hockey originated in Canada around 1800. Soldiers stationed in Nova Scotia, Canada were the first to play the sport. In 1879, a group of students in Montreal held an exam and developed the first introduced and developed rules.
Ice hockey was introduced to the competition at TVH in 1920 in Antwerp for the first time. In 1924, ice hockey was played in TVH spring. According to the tradition of North American hockey, each team usually has one big, strong, most aggressive player.
He is called “goon”. This person has the responsibility to protest, fight against the opponent when his teammates are threatened. Hope you will have the best experience with roller hockey!