Further Personal Information
||Husband Alexander Cox
||Humanities - University of Johannesburg: South Africa
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She first played hockey at age six.
|Why this sport?
||She was encouraged to play by her mother, who was also a hockey player.
|Club / Team
||SV Kampong: Utrecht, NED
|Name of coach
||Stijn van Roosendaal [club]; Giles Bonnet [national], RSA
|Preferred position / style / stance / technique
||Marsh, Nator (gsport.co.za, 24 Jun 2007)
||Reading, baking, spending time with friends and family. (destinyconnect.com, 16 Sep 2013)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Competing in the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games, and being selected in the International Hockey Federation's [FIH] World XI in 2007, 2009 and 2010. (marshacox.co.za, 15 Mar 2014)
|Most influential person in career
||Her mother Marian Marescia. (sahockeyworld.co.za, 26 Aug 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||Gillian Montague, who was the first black player to represent South Africa in hockey, English footballer Steven Gerrard. (nikewoman.co.za, 26 Aug 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Train hard and love the game." (Hockey South Africa, 20 Jan 2007)
|Awards and honours
||She was named in the International Hockey Federation's [FIH] Women's All-Star team in 2007, 2009 and 2010. (FIH, 31 Dec 2010)
||Her husband Alexander Cox has coached hockey at a high level in the Netherlands. Her mother played at national level in South Africa. (marshacox.co.za, 15 Mar 2014; gsport.co.za, 18 Aug 2013)
||To win a medal at a major tournament. (destinyconnect.com, 16 Sep 2013)