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Fundamental Players Course

2016-06-29T10:39:52+00:00 July 8th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Who Should Attend? The Fundamental Players Course is designed specifically for young hockey players aged from 8 to 11 years, aims to build a solid foundation. Duration of Course 2 days Course Overview A practical 2-day course that aims to build a solid foundation. It concentrates on skills development, knowledge of the game and the player’s personal positional role in

Another SA Hockey Player Joins Investec Hockey Academy

2016-10-22T21:51:27+00:00 June 24th, 2016|Tags: , , |

QUANITA BOBBS JOINS THE ACADEMY SA hockey player and Cape Town local, Quanita Bobbs (22), has joined the Stellenbosch-leg of the Investec Hockey Academy to teach school girls about the importance of playing sport while, at the same time, aiming to raise the national standard of hockey in the country. Bobbs, along with a number of SA players and coaches,

Interview with Shelley Russell

2016-10-22T21:51:27+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Tags: , |

Current SA Women’s Hockey striker and midfielder, Shelley Russell, recently celebrated a momentous milestone - 250 caps for the national team. As GM of the Investec Hockey Academy, Shelley believes that playing sport from a young age has benefits which surpass the sports field and hopes to encourage SA’s youth to play sport. We sat down with our double Olympian

Physical Benefits Of Childhood Hockey

2016-10-22T21:51:27+00:00 April 13th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Hockey is one activity that is at the same time both incredibly fun and a full body workout! The sport also has supports both social and mental benefits - all in all, making it the perfect activity for growing children. Here are a few benefits your child could gain from taking up hockey as a sport: Helps develop

The Heritage Of Field Hockey

2016-10-22T21:51:28+00:00 April 7th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In almost every country in the world, the game of hockey is a recognised and much- loved sport. What most don’t know however, is how the game originated. Like many sports, the beginnings of hockey would be just a legend had it not been for the archaeological evidence, which can be seen in various museums, proving the early existence and