Team Highlight: Reading Hockey Club

Reading Hockey Club has a vision to create lifelong members of the hockey community by realizing the true potential of each and every player, and maximizing their enjoyment of the game. RHC runs 11 men’s teams, 7 ladies teams and has a flourishing Next Generation junior section. Our youngest playing Member is 5, and our […]

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International Hockey Rises While USA College System Falls

  On July 9th, 2020, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) announced that the FIH Pro League will finally resume play beginning on September 22nd with Germany hosting Belgium.  While the global league is rising, one could also note the disastrous fall of the USA collegiate athletic system. Many conferences including the Ivy League Conference, Atlantic […]

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College Recruiting: What Do Coaches Look For?

  How can I get a scholarship to play? How do I know which program is for me? How do I learn more about college sports in the USA? When it comes to being recruited for a college program, there are thousands of questions and details to look into. The problem is, not every resource […]

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How to Make Money While Playing Abroad

  As an athlete, much of your energy is spent on performing and fitness, making sure you’re at the top of your game. Making sure you hit every rep, meet beep-test timelines, and execute your plan on the field, pitch, or court. Even through all of your hard work, discipline, and sacrifice, there is a […]

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The Top 4 Ways to Improve Your Skills While Training at Home

Not Another Toilet Paper Hockey Drill – learn about what resources can benefit you most during isolation and quarantine to best prepare you for when things open up *fingers crossed* soon. With quarantines and isolation, many players no longer have access to their teams, facilities, nor coaching. While binging Tiger King (“hey all you cool […]

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Everyone Can Benefit from Virtual Coaching…and Here’s Why

  With clubs closed down and limited access to facilities and coaching, Uru Sports has decided to do something about it. We’ve launched Uru Virtual Coaching to help provide our hockey community with as much value during this time as possible.  And we know… “virtual coaching” is an odd concept. There are a LOT of […]

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What You Don’t Know about Bel Red Panther Abigail Raye

  Abigail “Abi” Raye is a favorite English, no Canadian, wait…Belgian player. Confusing yet correct, Raye was originally born in England, but moved to Canada in 2005 with her parents and played for multiple clubs, university, and made the national team at the age of 17. Following a relationship over to Belgium, she knew it […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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