Why isn't Hockey big in Britain or France?
View Single Post
01-08-2012, 05:22 PM
Join Date: Dec 2010
Originally Posted by
It's too rough and tumble for the Brits and French to play, and I say that only half in jest. Germans, Russians & other various Slavs, they take to it like fish out of water. It's a North American and Central/Eastern European game, that's just the way that it is.
I'll be happy to continue the pile on but..
You have never watched a rugby game in your life, have you?
Even in rugby the British countries and the French have a reputation as tough, physical players, especially the French.
It's your types I giggle about when I hear Americans describe the French as soft. Never seen a French rugby game, I guess.
View Public Profile
Find More Posts by HabsByTheBay