Author Archives: theselfpass

Teun Rohof – The Rock!

Who is Teun Rohof? I am Teun Rohof, 31 years old, living in Amsterdam for 11 years and playing for AH&BC my favourite hockey club in The Netherlands How did hockey start in your life? I started to play hockey in the back yard with my brothers, sister and even my parents. I started as […]

Elliot van Strydonck – The silent sweeper

Who is Elliot Van Strydonck? I’m 28 years old. Captain of Royal Léopold Club, played two years in Holland for Oranje-Zwart and player of the Red Lions who won the silver medal at the Olympics in Rio. I also have a little boy Madison (19months). I got a Marketing degree in 2010. Why field hockey? Because I […]

Constantijn ‘Conny-G’ Jonker

Who is Constantijn Jonker? A field hockey player who has played for SV Kampong for his whole life How did hockey start in your life? My brother played at SV Kampong in Jongens D1 (U12). As a young spectator I was always around. From the first moment on I liked football more than hockey (and I guess […]

Gonzalo Peillat – Man of the Year 2016

Who is Gonzalo Peillat? Gonzalo Peillat is 24 years old, he is an international hockey player who played his first match at the Champions Challenge in 2011. Actually he has a big roll in the Argentinian team as an important drag flicker. He is an Olympic gold medal in Rio de Janeiro! Who were your idols or […]

Thanks 2016, Hey 2017!

Last days of December and also for self-pass it’s time to make a retrospective of 2016… Damn… What a year! In 2016, if you care about Hockey, you heard or saw something about self-pass. Looking back, there are some feelings that come up; achievement, inspiration, education, show and the list could go on and on. […]

Tobias ‘The Composer’ Hauke

Who is Tobias Hauke? Tobias Hauke is a 29 years old Hockey player. He was born on the 11.September 1987 in Hamburg. He is playing Hockey since 1990 at the HTHC- leaved just for 2 years (2008-2010) to Cologne (Rot-Weiss Koln). Why did you decide to go for hockey? My familie is a Hockeyfamily, my […]

Gauthier ‘Gauth’ Boccard

Who is Gauthier Boccard? I’m a belgian defender playing for the Waterloo Ducks and the Red lions. I have won 3 titles with Watducks and have played around 135 caps for the national team. I’m born the 26 of august 1991 and living in Waterloo. When and why did you start to play hockey? I […]

Jelle ‘Kali’ Galema

Who is Jelle Galema? Jelle Galema is a Dutch striker, 24 years old, playing for Oranje Rood and for the Dutch team (47 caps). Currently living in Boxtel, born in Den Bosch on the 11 of November, 1992. 3x Dutch champion, one time EHL champion, third place European Championship in Boon 2013 and second place […]

Stéphane Vehrlé-Smith ‘Brazilian Ace’

Who is Stéphane? A happy 27 year old born Brazilian who grew up in Kent, England. Brought up by a loving French mother and English Father; keen on hockey and fitness. Always looking to take on new opportunities. Can you describe yourself as a player? Very attacking minded and love to create. How did you […]

Manu Brunet ‘Rio2016 Golden memory’

Rio 2016 was the best sport experience I have ever had. Be part of an Olympic Games is something amazing. It is really difficult to find the correct word to describe it, but I think the best I can use is “privilege”. I had always dreamed about  being an olympic champion, but I had also worked […]