Essays Tagged: "Hockey"

How to fight successfully in hockey

How to Fight in Hockey SuccessfullySometimes hockey players lose their cool on the ice andget into a fight with an o ... and head area. Lastly, trynot to pull the opponent's hair. This is considered to be verycheap in a hockey fight.On a final note, by following all these tips andtechniques, you will be a good fighter ...

(2 pages) 58 0 3.5 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Research paper on the rules of the game of hockey.

The Sport of HockeyIce hockey is a fast paced sport that requires the players to master many skills. Skating, pas ... king, stick handling, and shooting all emphasize certain skills that are unique to the sport of ice hockey. When these skills are properly executed, the speed and beauty of the game are unmatched by a ... se skills are properly executed, the speed and beauty of the game are unmatched by any other sport. Hockey is played all over the world and is the only sport which allows fighting without suspension. ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Life changing experience

(5 pages) 176 2 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

The Park

around like it's still the dawn of the day.Lions Park, what a place, I grew up there playing roller hockey, in the dead of winter, with no snow on the ground defending the goal. Almost nightly my frie ... friends and I would go there set up in the basketball court and take some shots before starting the hockey game. The game was usually 3 on 3, I was the lucky goalie but I didn't mind. Defending the go ...

(1 pages) 37 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Hockey's Influence on Canada- A 5-page essay on the impact the game of hockey has on Canadian culture...

Hockey's Influence on Canada- A 5-page essay on the impact the game of hockey has on Canadian cultur ... ed on frozen ponds and backyard rinks, and get lost in the overwhelming professional sport known as hockey. However, we strive to remember that hockey became Canada's game because it made our never-en ... amazing nature of the game is that it's origins are fairly vague. However, we always remember that hockey is our game. It may not be our official sport, like lacrosse is, but hockey is what Canada se ...

(1 pages) 1072 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Decline of Hockey in Canada

Hockey is a sport that is part of the social fabric of Canada. Skating on a fresh sheet of ice bring ... Skating on a fresh sheet of ice brings back great memories for many Canadians. Some say the game of hockey isn't what it used to be. Hockey legend Ken Dryden is one of them. He says there is no more r ... aints a beautiful vision for us of Lafleur just practicing alone before a game. At these moments, a hockey player isn't under the restraint of rules and will truly develop their instincts for the game ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

What is motivation, during sport?

What motivates a team? Why do school pupils want to play hockey? What makes first team players want to spend their spare time playing Hockey?Motive: Latin fo ... come hyperactivity or restlessness(Oxford Hypnotherapy)What are the goals, hopes and ambitions of a hockey player? Are these factors that motivate a player? Only a player can tell me this. I will incl ... st that socialisation is a major value of participating in youth sports. Is it the social aspect of hockey or the desire to win that motivates players? How is this different between school and club ho ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Reflective essay: "The best game of my life!"

Around six years ago I remember my parents encouraging me to play ice hockey. It was my first time on the ice and I had a bit of trouble getting started, but as I played ... a significant part of my life. In this essay I will reflect upon a very important and exciting ice-hockey game that took place a while ago, and in which I took part.Every single chair in the arena ha ... elt during a game like that is unexplainable, though the word incredible comes to mind. I think ice hockey is one of the most exciting sports in the world and it has helped me to achieve better confid ...

(2 pages) 25 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The La Ronge Ice Wolves

The La ronge Midget Ice Wolves The midget team is currently 4th in the North East Hockey League. They played some strong opponents this year and had some close games. They were very ...

(1 pages) 379 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Hockey

Hockey Hockey is a game of mental and physical decisions. When to pass, when not to take a p ... ht now always work, because referees know this trick as well. But it's worth a shot. A rusty hockey player equals a benched hockey player. And no one likes being to team water boy. So, keep you ... d keep making fun of him until you beat him! There you have it, folks, the easy way to be a hockey superstar.

(2 pages) 335 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Coaching In NHL- Changing Attitudes, Changing Minds.

nge this attitude because it spreads like wildfire, and eats away at any base of an attitude in Pro Hockey Coaches that sees eye-to-eye with sportsmanship and appropriate aggression in hockey. It is n ... de of NHL Coaches is that enforcers have an integral role to play in team success on the ice. A Pro Hockey Coach's behavior is to put enforcers onto the ice to intimidate and intentionally injure play ...

(11 pages) 512 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ethnogrophy On Hockey

Ethnography On The Game Of Hockey It started when I was only three years old. I entered into a large gray building and sat down ... h. My father reached into his big black bag and pulled out a pair of black and white size ten bauer hockey skates. He placed them upon my feet as I looked in confusion, I never had seen a pair of shoe ... f our journey. Under the bright white lights stood a large white glistening ice surface called the "Hockey Arena".Sixteen Years later I still feel that way when I enter the Arena to get prepared for t ...

(5 pages) 410 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Men And Women With Sep. Sports

yed together. If sports went to coed then the rules would have to change to fit both men and women. Hockey and football are two examples of the rules changing because if they go to coed then they woul ... y for pride. Some sports that are played for pride are boxing, wrestling, women's soccer, and field hockey. Wrestling is a sport were men go one on one to see who is the better man. Just like women ha ...

(2 pages) 879 0 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Example Resume'

Dear Bozeman Icedogs: We represent the Wolf Pack, a traveling in-line hockey team based in Arkansas. The Wolf Pack plays tournaments all over the southeastern United Stat ... division up in local recreational leagues, while four of the team members also play high school ice hockey.Hockey is a relatively new sport in Arkansas. The support for the youth hockey teams is growi ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

College Essay

th me to your University. It is said that sports build character. My past four seasons on our field hockey team have been a rock base for my leadership, determination, and positive attitude.I am not o ... into the crowd, leadership is one of my qualities. During my freshmen, sophmore, and junior year of hockey season I had several strong people to look up to. Now, as a senior captain, I am the one to t ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Profile: Hockey - AP English

neuver the small disc through the legs of the opposition in a quest to reach the objective of every hockey player. I remember seeing the one inch thick, 7.5-cm wide mold of composite rubber glide bris ... with the appreciation for the game and the passion that I have for it. Since the 1850s, ice hockey has dominated sporting activity in Canada before leaking throughout the world, and captivatin ...

(8 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Game

Mark was an ordinary teenager at Chester High School. He played in many sports such as basketball, hockey, and swimming. He had a 3.0 average and was very involved in his schoolwork and all his sport ... ts than she is.It was Friday, February 14, 1998. It was the most important night for Chester High's Hockey team. They were in the state game. Everyone in the town was there. It was the biggest event o ...

(3 pages) 416 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Game

Mark was an ordinary teenager at Chester High School. He played in many sports such as basketball, hockey, and swimming. He had a 3.0 average and was very involved in his schoolwork and all his sport ... ts than she is.It was Friday, February 14, 1998. It was the most important night for Chester High's Hockey team. They were in the state game. Everyone in the town was there. It was the biggest event o ...

(3 pages) 329 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Conservation of Momentum Practical Write Up

ts the momentum before the interaction will equal the momentum after the interaction.Method: An air hockey table was set up and a video camera on a tripod was placed over the air hockey table. The cam ... od was placed over the air hockey table. The camera was positioned so it was directly above the air hockey table facing downwards. The air hockey table was turned on and two near identical pucks were ...

(6 pages) 10944 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics