Ellen Hoog: The Dutch Field Hockey Superstar

The 30 year old Netherlands midfielder Ellen Hoog is one of the most popular field hockey players in the world and there’s no surprise why.

About Ellen:

DOB: 26th March 1986

Height: 1,64m

International Debut: 2004

Stick sponsor: Ritual

Favourite movie: The Notebook

Inspirational sports person: Lionel Messi

Pre-game ritual: Always puts her right shinguard on first

The Double Olympic Gold Medalist and 2014 FIH World Player of the year is an inspiration to many hockey players and fans across the globe.

That is why I decided to create this inspirational video featuring her trademark reverse stick shot.


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About The Author

Lauren Penny

Lauren is a former International Hockey Player, Performance Coach & Mentor specialising in helping hockey players to be more confident, improve their fitness and perform more consistently to get noticed and reach higher teams.