TURNER Roxanne < Back  
Sport Hockey
CGA South Africa   
Gender Women
Born 09 Sep 1987 in Johannesburg, SAF
Height1.64 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Fiancee Pietie Coetzee
Residence Johannesburg, RSA
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Higher education Sports Psychology - University of Johannesburg: South Africa
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing hockey for fun in primary school.
Club / Team Southern Gauteng: South Africa
Name of coach Giles Bonnet [national]
Coach from which country? South Africa
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Forward
International Debut
Year 2008
Competing for South Africa
Opponent Canada
General Interest
Nicknames Roxy (Athlete, 05 Oct 2010)
Hobbies Triathlons. (talkfeed.co.za, 11 Mar 2014)
Hero / Idol South African hockey player Pietie Coetzee, New Zealand hockey player Gemma Flynn. (sahockey.co.za, 2009)
Injuries She missed the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India, and a series against Argentina with a back injury. (mg.co.za, 18 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto "The task ahead is as great as the power behind us." (Athlete, 05 Oct 2010)
Famous relatives Her fiancee Pietie Coetzee has represented South Africa in hockey. (Facebook profile, 06 Dec 2013)