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by The Hockey Department

Austin Smith: ambassador of The Hockey Department!

The Hockey Department is proud to be able to announce Austin Smith as her new Ambassador.

With Austin The Hockey Department welcomes a great name from South African hockey. In 2004 Austin got his first cap in the South African national team and has since played on the 2008 and 2012 Olympics, the 2010 and 2014 World cups and many other tournaments. In 2005 Austin moved to the UK to play for Reading for 4 seasons, in the meantime Austin has for many years been the captain and drag flick specialist for HC Den Bosch, a team competing in the hockey division in The Netherlands.

Within The Hockey Department team, Austin will be active in developing and promoting European hockey tours for South African teams and schools.