The Wanderers Hockey Club is back in full swing.Busy, exciting times and we cannot wait for the year ahead.
Reminder our website is kept up to date with all the relevant hockey information:
JUNIOR HOCKEY REGISTRATION
Top class junior hockey coaching from u5-16 years.Spaces are limited and filling up fast.Registration closes 31st January.Follow below link for all the info and to register:
Junior practices start Saturday 7th March
We are excited to announce the following new appointments to enhance our Performance Squads:
Alridge Louw- Ladies 3rd Team Coach
Michael Ellis – Men’s 2nd Team Coach
Graham Collett – Performance Squad Assistant Coach
Kieron Van Rooyen – Performance Squad Manager
Alridge Louw coached the Men’s 2nd team in 2019 and as part of strengthening of our coaching structures to support the clubs developmental framework for its players he has accepted the position as the Ladies 3rd Team coach.
Mike has enjoyed many successful years at Western Province Cricket Club and has made the move to Johannesburg, we are pleased to welcome him to Johannesburg and especially Wanderers and look forward to him bringing new ideas on and off the field,
Graham has been a Wanderers Hockey member for many years and an integral part of the Southern Gauteng Provincial Schools Hockey. Graham also heads up Rivonia Primary School hockey and has produced a number of junior provincial players. The club is proud to be giving Graham this opportunity to further his coaching career with our performance squad.
Kieron Van Rooyen, a long standing Wanderers member and 2nd team player, has accepted the role of Manager of the Men’s Performance squad. His many years of experience and knowledge gained as captain of the 2nd team will prove valuable during the coming seasons.
Congratulations to all four chaps, we are looking forward to making 2020 a phenomenal year.
Good luck to the existing Performance teams’ coaches for the busy, long season ahead.We can’t wait to see the results!
Pat Owgan – Men’s 1st Team Coach
Miguel Da Graca – Ladies 1st Team Coach
Vanessa Da Rocha – Ladies 2nd Team Coach
WANDERERS HOCKEY COMMITTEE 2020
OPEN SEASON 2020
The best hockey party in Joburg to celebrate the start of the new season.All welcome for a festive, fun, club day out.
SENIOR HOCKEY TRIALS
Spread the word and see you there.All skill levels, fit/unfit, social or serious, we have a team for you!
Senior practices start 9th March
We are so proud of the following Wanderers Members representing South Africa in the Summer Series taking place in January/February:
Taryn Mallett – SA Women’s Team
Nic Spooner – SA Men’s Team
Rassie Pieterse – SA Men’s Team
Matt Brown – SA A Men’s Team
Brandon Panther – SA A Men’s Team
Miguel Da Graca – SA A Men’s Team
Flying the Wanderers flag high.Your hard work and commitment have paid off, congratulations!
INDOOR AND 5s
The Wanderers Ladies are participating in the Southerns Indoor League.Good luck girls!
Ashley Van Der Spuy
Makayla van Coppenhagen
Teshawn De La Rey
Our Juniors are busy with Season 08 5s hockey and Series 23 indoor hockey.Wishing them all a happy, fun season and thank you to our parents for their support and commitment.
GAUTENG AND PRESIDENTS CUP
We are proud to be hosting and taking part in the first ever Gauteng Cup (Premier league teams) and Presidents Cup (Reserve league teams).Both new, exciting pre-season tournaments, competing against local clubs, as well as clubs from Pretoria and Potch.A great initiative for our teams to play more competitive hockey in the province.Good luck to all our players, have fun and show them the Wanderers way.
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