Author Archives: theselfpass

Delfina ‘Leona’ Merino

Who is Delfina Merino? My name is Delfina Merino. I was born in Argentina, Buenos Aires the 15th October of 1989, since I was a little girl I was involved in sports and especially in hockey. Started playing when I was 5 years old at Banco Provincia club which is my current club in Argentina […]

David Alegre ‘El Crack Español’

Who is David Alegre? Living hockey as lifestyle with passion. I’m 32 years old and I have studied Journalism and a Master in Sport Management at Johan Cruyff Institute. Player of RC Polo de Barcelona since 2011, and I played 2 years for Orange Zwart in Holland. I have lived a dream 4 times: Athens […]

EHL – The best hockey club event in the world!

The EHL returns to Eindhoven for the KO16 and KO8 in 2 days and we expect it will be another brilliant festival of hockey.   The match-ups that came out of the draw are brilliant with lots of really even games coming up in the KO16. One of the great things about the EHL is […]

Arthur ‘Tuur’ van Doren

Who is Arthur van Doren? I am 22 years of age, played for KHC Dragons all my life and play for the Belgium national team (Red Lions) since 2012. When and how did you start playing hockey? My uncle was a hockeyplayer and introduced me to the sport, also gave me my first hockeystick. We lived […]

Majo Granatto – Young Argentina Queen

Who is Majo Granatto? Majo Granatto is someone very honest, responsible and committed. I characterize myself by the way I face my adversities and it is my conviction that I always have to go forward! I am also very attached to my family and friends. Why and when did you start with Hockey? I started […]

Gloria ‘Pinkie’ Comerma

Who is Gloria Comerma? I guess in this interview, I’m a hockey player from Spain, now playing in Belgium for Waterloo Ducks. Graduated in advertising and public relations, marketing digital and social media management. Fan of travelling, family and Instagram 😉 How did you start playing hockey? I was been born in Terrassa (Barcelona) in […]

Vincent Vanasch – ‘The Wall’

Who is Vincent Vanasch? I’m Vincent Vanasch… I’m a last year student Physiotherapy. I’m the forth in a family of 5 children. Since August 2016 I’m married. I’m the goalkeeper of the Belgian National Team (THE REDLIONS) and of Waterloo Ducks. I won 3 times in a row the Belgian League (2012-2014) with Watducks and […]

Robert ‘Tiger’ Tigges

Who is Robert Tigges? I’m a 31 year old living in Amsterdam. Working at Bovelander & Bovelander as an account manager for field hockey clinics. Also just started a master study in sport marketing in Maastricht. Playing for Amsterdam 1st men’s team and the Dutch national indoor team. How did hockey start in your life? […]

Julia Gomes Fantasia

Who is Julia Gomes Fantasia? A 24-years-old girl who enjoys to be able to dedicate full time to her passion that is FIELD HOCKEY. Why fieldhockey? I always breathe sport in my family, we are all passionate about it. When I was a girl, a friend introduced me to the sport and it was like love […]