What is Underwater Hockey?      It is a 3 dimensional team sport.   It is played below the surface of the water in a swimming pool by two teams of 10 players, 6 in the water and 4 substitutes.        Each player is wearing basic underwater equipment (i.e. fins, mask, cap with ear protection and snorkel.           The object of the game is to push or pass a weighted puck along the bottom of the pool by using an underwater hockey stick, into the opposing team’s goal.

 Details are available on the following website:http://www.underwaterhockey.ie/

A new underwater hockey club has been formed in Cork. Training is from 7pm to 8pm each Wednesday in Leisureworld, Bishopstown. Contact dave@underwaterhockey.ie for further details.

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