Alfredo Mella Salman Akbar Kim Platten Elena Sotgiu Rodrigo Faustino Rachael Lynch Maria Belen Succi Sam van der Ven Lisa Schneider Yogita Bali Savita Richard Curtis Kristina Reynolds Rajani Etimarpu Sreejesh P R Laura Del Colle Alesha Widdall Claudia Schuler Kyle Pontifex Imran Butt Lukas Graser Juan Manuel Vivaldi Adrian Henriquez Haug Philippe Thiltges Jackie Kintzer Joyce Sombroek Kaitlyn Williams Maria Lopez de Eguilaz Aisling D'Hooghe Nicolas Jacobi Abratte Agustin David Carter Sally Rutherford Amelie Klaumuenzer Amelia Gibson Sanani Mangisa Beatriz Wirth Anelle van Deventer Ashlee Wells Saskia van Duivenboden Patrick Smith Maria de los Angeles Ruiz Castillo George Enersen Hanli Hattingh Anne Veenendaal
Abratte Agustin Adrian Henriquez Haug Aisling D'Hooghe Alesha Widdall Alfredo Mella Amelia Gibson Amelie Klaumuenzer Anelle van Deventer Anne Veenendaal Ashlee Wells Beatriz Wirth Claudia Schuler David Carter Elena Sotgiu George Enersen
Hanli Hattingh Imran Butt Jackie Kintzer Joyce Sombroek Juan Manuel Vivaldi Kaitlyn Williams Kim Platten Kristina Reynolds Kyle Pontifex Laura Del Colle Lisa Schneider Lukas Graser Maria Belen Succi Maria de los Angeles Ruiz Castillo Maria Lopez de Eguilaz
What club you play for: Laren (LMHC)
What country you play for: Netherlands
Great achievements:Champions Trophy and Hockey World League Gold. European, World and Olympic Champions. Best Goalkeeper in the World in 2014
Birthday: September 10th 1990
Hobbies: Playing all kinds of sports, having fun with my friends and travelling with my boyfriend
International Debut: June 29th 2010
International Caps: 92
Best Memory: The shoot-out win against New Zealand in the Semi-Finals of the Olympics
How often do you train?: In a World Cup or Olympic preperation year we train 3 days (6 times) a week with the National team. On the remaining days I have 3 trainings with my club team Laren, a goalkeeper training, a gym session and a game every Sunday
List gear you use and why?: Iâve been playing with OBO from the very beginning and I love the fact that they keep improving their goalie gear just as I try to improve my game! Check out the picture to see my amazing, customized gear!
Hockey Aspirations: Winning a second gold medal at the Rio Olympics 2016. Winning the National Championships with Laren.
Life Aspirations: Be the best I can be both on and off the pitch and enjoying everything I do. After my sports career I want to become a doctor and have a family.
Advice for young goalkeepers: Have fun, train hard, learn from others and focus not only on what you have to improve, but also on further developing your strengths. Pick your goals for the short and long term and choose only a few things to focus on at a time. I wish you all the best.
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