What are the benefits of playing Underwater Hockey ?

What are the benefits of playing Underwater Hockey ?

In case you have been missing out Underwater hockey is a fast dynamic team sport that is played at clubs all over the world.

As the name implies it is Hockey but you play it Underwater.

Underwater Hockey (UWH) attracts a diverse range of players including but not limited to people who actively participate in other aquatic activities such as spearfishing, scuba diving, free diving, swimming and water polo . Joining your local underwater club is a great way to connect with a dynamic group of people with healthy active lifestyles.

UWH is played in the water and there is there is a big reduction in the amount of strain that your body is subjected to when compared to land-based sports such as football or hockey. For this reason, we have several players who started UWH because they had to give up their land-based sport due to injuries.

UWH is played in most countries in the world and it is a great way to meet people when you are new in an area.

You can follow this link to find details on all the clubs in Queensland or you can follow this link for details on most of the clubs all over the world in the Underwater Hockey Directory

Wherever you find a hockey club you will find an active diverse group of players.

Last but by no means least

You will be hard pressed to find a sport that will give you a better cardiovascular workout without placing a major strain on your body.


If you are interested in Playing Underwater Hockey you can find the Brisbane Barracudas Underwater hockey club at the Sleeman centre in Old Cleveland Road Chandler every Monday and Thursday evening at 7 PM in the main pool. Please feel free to come and have a go. You can contact us on our facebook page 

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