Further Personal Information
||Athlete, Clerk, Lawyer
||Afrikaans, German, English
||Law - Stellenbosch University: South Africa
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She began playing hockey in grade three in primary school.
|Why this sport?
||Her grandmother encouraged her to get involved in the sport.
|Club / Team
||Western Province: South Africa
|Name of coach
||Giles Bonnet [national]
|Coach from which country?
|Preferred position / style / stance / technique
||Kath (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||Argentine hockey player Luciana Aymar. (SAHA, 15 Oct 2007)
||She was one of several members of the South African team who suffered from flu during the Olympic qualification tournament in February 2012. (timeslive.co.za, 02 Mar 2012)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Never stop enjoying the game." (SAHA, 15 Oct 2007)
|Awards and honours
||She was named the South African Women's Player of the Year in 2009. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
She took a 17-month sabbatical from international hockey following the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (sahockey.co.za, 18 Jan 2014)
PLAYING IN THE NETHERLANDS
She represented Rotterdam in the Hoofdklasse in the Netherlands during the 2011/12 season. (gryphon-life.com, 21 Nov 2011)
She has featured as a concert pianist. (sahockey.co.za, 18 Jan 2014)