Does roller hockey still exist? Combined, roller hockey is played in nearly 60 countries worldwide. There are three major variants of organized roller hockey. Traditional “roller hockey” (also called rink hockey, quad hockey, and hardball hockey) is played using quad skates, curved/’cane’ sticks, and a ball; it is a limited-contact sport.
Can you hit in roller hockey? layers can neither hold the ball or puck nor can they pass it using their hands unless and until they are in defensive zone. Players are also prohibited from intentionally hitting the ball or pucks using their foot whereas unintentional hits are permitted.
Is roller skating hockey a thing?
Is roller hockey a real sport? Roller hockey—also called rink hockey or quad hockey—is a team sport particularly popular in Latin American and European countries. It consists of two five-man teams and is played with a hockey ball rather than a hockey puck.