broomball
noun Date: 1933 a variation of ice hockey played on ice without skates and with brooms and a soccer ball used instead of sticks and a puck • broomballer noun

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  • Broomball — ist ein Mannschaftssport, der mit fünf Feldspielern und einem Torwart auf einer etwa 60 m langen und 30 m breiten Eisfläche gespielt wird. Ziel des Spiels ist es, das Spielgerät, einen Ball, mittels eines Brooms (Schläger) in das gegnerische Tor… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Broomball — A variant of broomball is played by non Russians in Moscow. See Moscow broomball. : For Broomball at Michigan Tech, see Broomball at Michigan Tech. Broomball is a popular recreational ice sport originating in Canada and played around the world.… …   Wikipedia

  • Broomball — Balai ballon sur glace Partie de balai ballon Le ballon sur glace, aussi appelé le ballon balai (en anglais Broomball), est un sport récréationnel sur glace originaire du Canada. Il se joue sur une patinoire de même dimension que celle utilisée… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • broomball — /broohm bawl , broom /, n. a game similar to ice hockey, usually played on a rink, in which the players, often not wearing skates, use brooms instead of hockey sticks to shoot a volleyball into the opponent s goal. [1935 40; BROOM + BALL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • broomball — noun a) A Canadian team sport resembling ice hockey and played with sticks and a ball. b) The ball used in this sport …   Wiktionary

  • broomball — noun N. Amer. a game similar to ice hockey in which players run rather than skate and use rubber brooms or broom handles to push a ball into the goal …   English new terms dictionary

  • broomball — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a game like hockey that is played on ice by players wearing shoes instead of skates and using special brooms to propel a ball …   Useful english dictionary

  • Broomball Australia — is the national governing body for the ice sport of broomball in Australia. It was incorporated in 2004 after a number of years unofficially operating under other varied names, such as the Australian Broomball Association . Broomball Australia is …   Wikipedia

  • Broomball on ice — Balai ballon sur glace Partie de balai ballon Le ballon sur glace, aussi appelé le ballon balai (en anglais Broomball), est un sport récréationnel sur glace originaire du Canada. Il se joue sur une patinoire de même dimension que celle utilisée… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Broomball at Michigan Tech — In 2008, over 1900 students participated on 200 teams.HistoryBroomball is a long time tradition at Michigan Tech. In the early 1990s, the sport came under control of IRHC, the Inter Residence Hall Council.Rules [IRHC Broomball Rules,… …   Wikipedia

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