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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 […]

‘Benny’ Stanzl – Austrian Playmaker

Who is Benjamin Stanzl? A 27 years old Austrian player who really spend a lot of time at the hockey pitch. How did Hockey start in your life? My parents already played hockey so it was really clear that I would start playing hockey, got my first stick at the age of 2, there is a […]

Manpreet ‘7’ Singh

Who is Manpreet Singh? Just an ordinary guy with a big dream. I belong to a modest family from Mithapur, currently plying for Indian National Hockey team and Ranchi Rays for the upcoming season of HIL. I’m employed by Bharat Petroleum since 2014. Slowly but surely making my mark on international hockey and today I […]

David Kettle ‘Welsh Dragon’

Who is David Kettle? Current Surbiton and Wales GK. When did you start to play hockey? I was 11 when I first started playing in goal. My first game was at Repton School and it took my mother + two other parents to pad me up! I was always more focused on cricket but at […]

Coachboekjes.nl – Plan the season, create your own ‘hockey bible’

The hardcover book contains 172 pages, enough to cover 32 matches and 98 training sessions, with a field outline, circle diagrams and room for notes. Size: 200 x 240 mm. Bound with a white O-ring binder allowing the book to completely fold open flat for viewing and writing. The book is both front and back […]

Justin Reid-Ross – The ‘Snipper’ from Stellenbosch

The story of Justin Reid-Ross? Hi everyone! I was born in 1986 in Stellenbosch, South Africa. I grew up in Port Elizabeth as well as Pretoria. My father and uncle both played hockey for South Africa so I was exposed to the sport from a very young age. When and why did you start to play hockey? […]

Crown Hockey

Everyone who has played hockey at some point has hit the ball as hard as they can, and this has left many players hands numb. Our hockey stick started as a way of reducing the harsh vibrations felt by all players, particularly in cold weather. Once we started to delve into manufacturingwe realised how much […]

Marc ‘jugón’ Sallés

Who is Marc Salles? I live in Matadepera, a small village next to Terrassa (Barcelona). I have studied business administration. Since very young I like to practice and discover more sports than hockey. I play golf, moto racing, skateboard, surf, snowboard and many more because I enjoy the feeling of getting better and the adrenaline you […]

The Field Hockey Game

I am sure over the years nearly every single person reading this piece has played a console sports game. Most likely that is one of the FIFA or PES franchise games, I for one remember countless hours spent playing against friends online or just the computer on a number of iterations of FIFA.   Despite […]