by The Hockey Department

Austin Smith: ambassador of The Hockey Department!

Austin Smith

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

In 2004 Austin got his first cap in the South African national team. Since then he 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.

South Africa Hockey Tours

Within The Hockey Department team, Austin develops and promotes European hockey tours for South African teams and schools.

More information about The Hockey Department Team, click here




Austin Smith is now an ambassador for The Hockey Department, focusing on Hockey Tours for South African schools to Europe and for Hockey Tours within South Africa. Nowadays he plas hockey in The Netherlands for HC Den Bosch and the African National Team. More info:

Austin Smith ambassador for The Hockey Department


About our field hockey events

The Hockey Department’s team exists of field hockey members who almost won every medal you can win in field hockey. So our extensive network and field hockey knowledge makes we can put together your best hockey experience.

The Hockey Department organises International Field Hockey Tournaments, Training Camps and Team- and Individual Tours. We organise these Field Hockey events for teams, schools, college teams and individuals of all levels and in different age groups.

We are present in countries in Europe in The Netherlands, like for example in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Utrecht, etc. Belgium, in Mechelen, Antwerp and Brussels.  Spain, in Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, etc. And in The UK, Germany, Italy and Portugal. Our extensive network reaches from Argentina, Australia to South Africa.