Joaquin Menini’s Journey Comes Full Circle – Back to Bhubaneswar for the World Cup

Back to Bhubaneswar Joaquin Menini finds himself once again in Bhubaneswar, India for the 2018 Mens Field Hockey World Cup.  Just four years ago he was playing in Bhubaneswar and now his Uru Experience has come full-circle as he returns for the World Cup. And in the past four years hockey has taken him on […]

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2018 Men’s Field Hockey World Cup Preview

Sixteen of the worlds top men’s field hockey teams have arrived in India sometime in the last two weeks in preparation for the 2018 Men’s Field Hockey World Cup.  What felt like it was ages away is finally here.  Tomorrow the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup official kicks off with Pool C battling it out. […]

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Uru Sports to Take Elite World Field Hockey Team to Tokyo – Will you be on it?

Join the Gryphon Tokyo Cup 2019 – March 1-3 Uru Sports is taking a womens ‘world team’ to Tokyo to compete in the Gryphon Tokyo Cup March 1st – March 3rd. Last year was the first year of this cup and it was men only. This year Gryphon is opening the cup up to four womens […]

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Wrap-Up of the 2018 Field Hockey World Cup – Uru Sports

Reunions and Feedback at the Hockey World Cup Two weeks ago, I was in London for a week for the Field Hockey World Cup. It was amazing to catch up with many athletes and coaches I knew from all across the world during my playing days and to spread the knowledge of Uru Sports. Hearing […]

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Part-Time & Self-Funded Ireland Team Makes History Taking 2nd at the Women’s Field Hockey World Cup

Under budget and playing part-time, the Irish team stole the show at the world cup The Irish national women’s field hockey team did something quite extraordinary at this year’s Women’s Hockey World Cup. In a tournament dominated by talk of the English team winning in their own backyard, it was the host nation’s Gaelic neighbors […]

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2018 Field Hockey World Cup Halfway Point Review – Will the Dutch Win it All?

At the 2018 Women’s Field Hockey World Cup Halfway Point What a first half of the 2018 Field Hockey World Cup.  Lee Valley Hockey Stadium has been packed and the fans have been on the edge of their seats both for nail-biting last second results and to see some incredible goals. All the athletes competing […]

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How to Travel the World and Find a Career Through Field Hockey from Lucas Sevestre

The value of playing field hockey overseas Lucas Sevestre shared this quote with the Urū team back in September while sitting by the beautiful beach in Perth, Australia. If you’re thinking of playing abroad, just do it. It’ll be one of the best experiences of your life… Getting to know the people and all the […]

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Top 15 Things to Do in London During the 2018 Field Hockey World Cup

There’s nothing like getting the inside scoop on to-do’s from the locals, especially from people with similar interests… Sports, enjoying the warm summer weather, eating great food, destressing with a beer (or better yet, a Pimm’s!). This list is a collection of recommendations gathered from field hockey players living in London. You won’t be watching […]

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Belgotex Elite Club Challenge – Interview with South African Field Hockey National Champion Rassie Pieterse

The Wanderer’s bring the Elite Club Challenge title back to Johannesburg The Wanderer’s Hockey Club from Johannesburg showed up big this past weekend at the Riverside Hockey Club in Durban for the annual Belgotex Elite Club Challenge.  This challenge consists of a three day tournament where the top teams from across South Africa battle it […]

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2018 Women’s Field Hockey World Cup Preview

The Vitality 2018 Women’s Field Hockey World Cup is fast-approaching, after a long four years of anticipation for field hockey fans the world over. Here you’ll find a wealth of info to help you watch and enjoy the games, from how to get tickets to what you should expect. Read on, field hockey lovers!   What […]

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