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  • Passing the Baton
    I am taken back to my Primary School days when team relay races were part of every athletics meeting. Much practice went into the team of four runners, all practicing the changeover of the baton with great application to ensure smooth changes and completing the race in the best possible time. My time with Madsen Hockey Academy has run its […]
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    Shaun Baker
    On Hosting Hockey this week, Adele chats to Shaun Baker. Shaun is the current Director of Hockey at Northwood School as well as the Northwood School 1st XI Coach. He has a wealth of experience having played and coached in the UK and Australia. Shaun completed his SAHA Level 3 coaching course in 2016 as well as his FIH Level […]
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    JJ Reed
    This week on Hosting Hockey, Adele chats to JJ Reed. JJ is currently the Kearsney College 1st team outdoor coach. He coached the Kearsney Ladies 1st team from 2017 – 2019 where they won the outdoor league 2 years in a row and the indoor league 3 times. JJ has played for the KZN U21 hockey team as well as […]
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    Rassie Pieterse
    This week on Hosting Hockey, Adele chats to current South African Goalkeeper, Rassie Pieterse. Rassie currently has 161 caps for the South African Men’s Hockey Team. He has competed at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and the 2012 Olympics in London. Rassie has been to 3 World Cups in 2010, 2014 and 2018 as well as 2 Commonwealth Games in […]