Field Hockey Can Take You All Over the World, as Many Times as You Like

Keep reading to meet Rory Kerr, a Scottish-born hockey player who has allowed his sport take him all over the world. From Scotland, to England, to Australia, and back, Rory has some great experience to share about competing overseas. Rory Kerr was born in Glasgow, Scotland, where he began playing hockey when he was 16 […]

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Red Panther Aline Fobe of Belgium on Her Time as a Wolverine

Learn about the life of student-athlete and Olympic competitor Aline Fobe of the Belgian National Women’s Hockey Team Along with traveling the world while representing her country, Aline has some amazing insight on abroad experiences thanks to her season in the United States at the University of Michigan! International hockey player Aline Fobe was born […]

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American Athlete Finds the Challenge He’s Looking for in England

Defying social norms in the USA and excelling internationally In the United States, hockey, or as they call it, field hockey, is predominantly considered a sport for girls and women. It is rare for high schools and colleges in the U.S. to have a men’s hockey team. This can be surprising, as hockey is such […]

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Japanese Field Hockey Player Spotlight: Aki Yamada

Strong Japanese field hockey athlete moves from Australia to England Continue reading to learn about the abroad experiences of one of our first Uru Sports Success stories and Japanese athletes, Aki Yamada. She’s playing her last game in England this week before returning home! The field hockey story of Yamada, a youth field hockey star in […]

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With Knowledge comes Responsibility – Why Uru Sports was started by McCallister

Read on to hear Uru’s Founder, Ainsley McCallister, talk about her personal experience and challenges she faced while playing hockey abroad in Perth, Australia. When I set off for my first season abroad, I headed to Nottingham, England. It was an amazing experience that made me realize just how far sport can take you and […]

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Portuguese Field Hockey Athlete Spotlight: Ivo Moreira

Ivo Moreira’s exciting field hockey journey in summary Meet Ivo Moreira, a Portuguese born hockey player who took his skills all over the world in search of challenging and competitive play. Moreira started playing hockey when he was 12 years old. In Portugal, there is only one hockey league which is made up of eight […]

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