Hockey in Japan – What You Need to Know Before the Tokyo Summer Olympics

  With the Summer Olympics (most likely) happening in Tokyo 2020, there is a lot to learn about the region, and Japanese hockey before the qualifying teams make their debut this June. There are a lot of unique components to Japanese hockey leagues that many people in the sports community don’t know about. We spoke […]

Read More

Uru/Gryphon World Team Travels to Tokyo 2020

  Uru Sports has partnered with Gryphon to bring a Uru/Gryphon World Team to the 2020 Tokyo Cup. Located at Waseda University, 4 men’s teams and 4 women’s teams will battle it out to win the international field hockey competition. The teams come from around the world, and the Uru/Gryphon World Team is comprised of […]

Read More

How To Highlight Yourself Through Video: The Top 3 Things you Need to Know

#AcrossTheBoard At Uru Sports, we aim to empower athletes, coaches, and teams at all levels reach their full potential on and off the pitch. From sports skills to life skills (and everything in between), we want our members to have access to the best information and become skillful #AcrossTheBoard. On this episode of #AcrossTheBoard, Uru […]

Read More

US College Field Hockey Success Story

  Lily Gandhi began playing hockey when she was 7 years old. Throughout her career, she’s played for Southgate Hockey Club, Old Loughtonians, England’s Junior team, and the NC Raiders in Perth, Australia. When it came time for college, Gandhi was ready to go on one of her biggest adventures yet, receiving a scholarship to […]

Read More

Hockey in Ireland – No Borders. Just Sports.

  There is no lack of excitement when it comes to describing hockey in Ireland this year. As we learned from National Team Member Serena Barr, this year is the first year the women’s national team has qualified for the Olympics. The club league has a lot of international talent, and the level of the […]

Read More

How I Joined the Dutch National Team

Learn from Ireen van den Assem on Tips for Success in the Hockey World Let’s dive in – she’s a 7-time National Champion, 2-time European Champion, and World Champion. She’s won the Hockey Pro League, Hockey World League, and European Championship Indoor. Joining the Dutch National Team after the Rio Olympics, Ireen van den Assem […]

Read More

Hockey in Holland – No Borders. Just Sports.

The Netherlands is one of the most competitive countries in hockey. It is known to be played at an extremely fast pace and with snazzy skills. The club system is very strong with a competitive National league for both men and women. Historically, the women’s national team is the most winningest team in the world […]

Read More

How to Balance it All with Olympian Rachael Lynch

  With over 200 caps and an Olympic debut in Rio 2016, there are several ways to describe Hockeyroos goalkeeper Rachael Lynch: talented, powerful, competitor. What many may not know that is her accomplishments extend well beyond the pitch into the medical field and entrepreneurial realm. “I also work as a nurse in neurological, rehab,” said […]

Read More

Uru Sports Reveals Ambassador Program: The A-Team

No Borders. Just Sports. Uru Sports is proud to announce our ambassador program: The A-Team! We’ve established a team of elite athletes from over 10 countries to share their insider knowledge and experiences with the hockey community. We’re excited to have them on board to help shape Uru and provide insight into what resources athletes […]

Read More

It’s Official: Ireland’s Women’s Field Hockey is Olympic Bound

Q&A with Defensive Player Serena Barr on the Qualifying Match, Road to Tokyo, and Global Hockey On November 4, 2019, Ireland Women’s Hockey Team battled against Canada for the spot in the Olympics in Tokyo 2020. In a suspenseful finish, the Irish team secured their place on the road to Tokyo in a final shootout. […]

Read More