KINDLER Antoni < Back  
Sport Hockey
CGA Canada   
Gender Men
Born 16 May 1988 in Urbana, IL, USA
Height1.88 m
Weight 82 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Vancouver, BC, CAN
Occupation Athlete
Languages French, Polish, English
Higher education Health Science, Human Movement Studies - University of British Columbia: Vancouver, BC, CAN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began playing hockey at age 15 in Hong Kong.
Why this sport? A friend introduced him to the sport.
Club / Team West Vancouver: Canada
Name of coach Nick Mainra [club]; Anthony Farry [national], AUS
Coach from which country? Australia
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Goalkeeper
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for Canada
Opponent United States
Location Vancouver, BC
General Interest
Nicknames Tones, Dwindler, Hollywood (olympic.ca, 11 Oct 2013; fieldhockey.ca, 28 Feb 2014)
Hobbies Football, golf, playing the guitar, tennis, fishing, cooking. (fieldhockey.ca, 28 Feb 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement Being part of the Opening Ceremony at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (fieldhockey.ca, 28 Feb 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Preparation breeds confidence." (fieldhockey.ca, 28 Feb 2014)
Ambitions To compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (LinkedIn profile, 2016)
Other information EDUCATION
In addition to his degree in kinesiology and health science from the University of British Columbia, he also has a qualification in finance and commerce from the Canadian Securities Institute. (LinkedIn profile, 20 Mar 2016)

OVERSEAS
He was a member of the Sher-e-Punjab franchise which won the inaugural World Series Hockey title in 2012 in India. (sports.ndtv.com, 10 Feb 2012)

HONG KONG
He completed three years of his high school education at the Sha Tin College in Hong Kong, where he first started to play hockey. (fieldhockey.ca, 19 Aug 2010)