Further Personal Information
||Son Santiago Matroos
||NWU-Pukke: South Africa
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began playing hockey at age eight.
|Why this sport?
||His family played hockey so it was natural for him to take up the sport too.
|Club / Team
||Southern Gauteng: South Africa
|Name of coach
||Fabian Gregory [national]
|Preferred position / style / stance / technique
||Boetie (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Scoring his first goal for South Africa, against Spain at the 2010 World Cup in Delhi, India. (dispatch.co.za, 19 Nov 2011)
|Hero / Idol
||German hockey player Christopher Zeller. (sahockey.co.za, 01 Mar 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Winners make it happen, losers let it happen." (sahockey.co.za, 12 may 2012)
||He has played cricket for Border at provincial level in South Africa. (espncricinfo.com, 12 May 2012)