Ball Hockey

Header Image (1): Congtributor: Kat72 Closeup of one hockey stick and puck laying on textured ice in black and white Item ID: 576241228 [Internet] Available from: https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/closeup-one-hockey-stick-puck-laying-576241228 [Accessed 22 March 2022]

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Featured Picture Credit: Vincent JIANG / Shutterstock (2018) Montreal, Canada – March 18 2018´╝ÜJunior hokey team parading in the Saint Patrick`s Day in Montreal downtown [Accessed 4 May 2021]

World Ball Hockey

Versions of Hockey are played in Europe and elsewhere with a ball rather than a puck. Bandy is a Russian and Scandinavian version of Ice Hockey played with a ball. Bandy is one of the National Sports of Russia. Similarly Roller Hockey is a version of Inline Hockey played with a ball and quad roller skates rather than a puck and inline skates. Roller Hockey is one of the National Sports of Portugal. Ball Hockey is very similar to Innebandy and Floorball, with the three sports played on a hard surface such as a community centre hall or inline/roller rink and a ball an runners rather than skates. Innebandy is the Russian version, Floorball the European version, and Ball Hockey the North American version of the sport

Ball Hockey

Ball Hockey is a version of Ice Hockey played on ice with a ball rather than a puck, and with runners rather than skates.

Dmitrov, Moscow region / Russia – 06.12.2018 – 06.17.2018 Ball Hockey World Championship(Mens:Czechia,Canada,Slovakia,Russia,Great Britain. Women:Russia,Canada,Czech Republic,Great Britain,USA) Item ID: 1211296108 Contributor: Alexey Sizov [Internet] Available from:
https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/dmitrov-moscow-region-russia-0612-0617-1211296108 [Accessed 24 March 2022]

World Ball Hockey Federation

Ball Hockey (Overviews):

World Ball Hockey Federation World 5v5 Championships Women Pittsburgh 2015

Floorball

Floorball is a version of Ice Hockey played on a hard floor with a ball rather than a puck, and without skates. It has been included in the Special Olympics World winter Games since the early 21st Century. Below you will find the results & tables of various competitions:

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Special Olympics World Winter Games Floorball

Special Olympics World Winter Games Floorball

Special Olympics World Winter Games:

Special Olympics World Winter Games Floorball Austria 2017