PikaPika asked in SportsHockey · 8 years ago

Why do field hockey players wear skirts?

I know how other people wonder why Volleyball players wear spandex, and its because it's easier to move around and comfortable. But I don't see how skirts help athletic abilities. So why do they wear skirts.

Update:

Ok, to all of you who are like "Guys who play field hockey dont wear skirts hurr durr"

I know that. I was implying that it was girl field hockey players I was talking about. And I didn't even know there were male field hockey teams. Maybe cause my school only has a girls team.

Oh and, I'm talking about FIELD hockey. Not ice hockey or whatever other hockey there is.

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    Its the only way people can tell most of them arnt dudes..

  • Anonymous
    8 years ago

    one. only girls wear skirts. the guys who play field hockey don't. and two it's just because it's easier to move and run in them.

  • 8 years ago

    I play volleyball & I wear spandex. They don't effect how I play in any way.

    & I don't know about the skirts. I can't stand wearing skirts!

  • 4 years ago

    haha. My field hockey team would love this. lmao.

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  • Anonymous
    8 years ago

    it's part of the game...............isnt field hockey just soccer with sticks though?

  • Anonymous
    8 years ago

    I don't. I wear shorts.

    Although I am male.

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