Our Coaches

The Hockey Farm believes that our success and the success of our players is dependent on the quality and commitment of our coaches. Here are the wonderful people that are coaches at The Hockey Farm!

For more information, please email academy@ hockeyfarm.co.za or check our Contact Us page.

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Coach: Tyler Calitz

Aspirations: To help develop every player so that they can achieve their goals and dreams.

Qualifications: SAHA Level 2 Coaching Certificate, BA in Psychological Counselling, Mpumalanga u21 coach 2017 - 2018

Provincial & PSi Teams: Played Mpumalanga Senior Ladies’ IPT Outdoor & Indoor 2014 – 2018

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Coach: Marco Rui Da Silva

Aspirations: To exceed in every endeavour I choose to take on

Qualifications: Outdoor Mini Level 1 Umpire, Indoor Level 1 Umpire

Provincial & PSi Teams: Played Mpumalanga Senior Men’s IPT Outdoor & Indoor 2017 – 2018

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Coach: Charlize Swanepoel

Aspirations: To play for the National Indoor and Outdoor hockey team

Qualifications: Umpire level 0, B Com Accounting

Provincial & PSi Teams: Played Mpumalanga Senior Ladies’ IPT Outdoor & Indoor 2016 – present, PSi U16 Black Mambas 2014 – 2015, PSi U18 Black Mambas 2017, PSi U18 Goal Keeper of the Tournament & All Star’s team.

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Coach: Tracey Flowers

Aspirations: To grow the love of hockey in our Province and ensure our youth have the best foundations to become elite athletes in the future

Qualifications: SAHA Level 2 Coaching Certificate, Level 0 Goal Keeping Certificate, Level 0 & level 1 Coaching Facilitator

Provincial & PSi Teams: Various youth teams indoor & outdoor. Senior Ladies Indoor & Outdoor