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Underwater hockey, 2005

Underwater hockey, 2005

The New Zealand men's underwater hockey team are shown in action in 2005. The game, in which two teams of six use small sticks to flick a lead puck into their respective goals, has a strong following in New Zealand, and national teams have been successful internationally.

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John McBeth, 'Swimming - Other swimming sports', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 2 December 2023)

Story by John McBeth, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 27 Jan 2015