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Ellen Hoog

About Ellen Hoog

Celebrated women s field hockey player who took home gold medals representing Netherlands at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games. She has also been a member of Dutch teams like the Amsterdamsche Hockey & Bandy Club.

Early life

She was born in Bloemendaal and began playing for Stichtse Cricket en Hockey Club in 2002.


She scored the winning shot in the semi-finals at the 2012 Olympics against New Zealand.

Family of Ellen Hoog

Her father died in 2005, one week after she won the European Championship.

Close associates of Ellen Hoog

She and Maartje Paumen are both highly-decorated Dutch women s field hockey players.

Julieta Jankunas

About Julieta Jankunas

Women s field hockey player who has had great success as a forward for the Argentine national team, winning the 2016 Junior World Cup, 2017 Pan American Cup and the Pan American Games 2019. At the club level, she has played for squads like Universitario de Córdoba.

Early life

She first picked up field hockey at age 4 and played at the Tala Rugby Club in the Córdoba Province.


She is widely referred to by fans and media by her nickname, “Lioness”

Family of Julieta Jankunas

Her parents names are Carina and Rubén. She has a brother named Federico. 

Close associates of Julieta Jankunas

She has played alongside Delfina Merino on the Argentine national team. 

Honor Carter

About Honor Carter

Women s field hockey player who won gold with the New Zealand national team, the Black Sticks Women, at the 2005 Women s Championship Challenge. She has also played with teams like Auckland and Canterbury in league play.

Early life

She earned degrees in Marketing and Psychology from the University of Canterbury.


She became the Marketing Manager for DB Breweries in 2013.

Family of Honor Carter

She married rugby union player Dan Carter. Their first child, Marco, was born in March 2013. They later had sons named Rocco and Fox.

Close associates of Honor Carter

She and Gemma Flynn have both competed for the Black Sticks Women.

Florencia Habif

About Florencia Habif

Field hockey player who joined Argentina s Junior National Team in 2009 and the National Team Las Leonas in 2010. She has more than 100,000 followers on her florhabif Instagram account. 

Early life

She was a part of the  GEBA Senior Team from 1997 to 2015.


She was the youngest player on her team when they won the silver medal at 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Family of Florencia Habif

She started dating handball player Gonzalo Peillat. Her sister is Agustina Habif.

Close associates of Florencia Habif

She and Naomi Van As both played field hockey at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Eugenia Maria Trinchinetti

About Eugenia Maria Trinchinetti

Pro field hockey midfielder/forward who has gained fame for her career playing for Argentina s national team. She earned a gold medal at the 2017 Pan American Cup.

Early life

She made her professional international debut with Argentina s senior national field hockey squad in 2015.


She has earned sponsorship from Nike as a pro field hockey athlete. She won the bronze medal at the 2018 Champions Trophy with Argentina s national field hockey team while playing club with Club San Fernando.

Family of Eugenia Maria Trinchinetti

She has two siblings. 

Close associates of Eugenia Maria Trinchinetti

She and Delfina Merino have played as teammates for Argentina s national field hockey team.

Anita Punt

About Anita Punt

Women s field hockey player who represented her native New Zealand at the 2012 Olympic Games. She won a gold medal at the 2009 Champions Challenge in Cape Town.

Early life

She attended Waimea College and joined the Capital National Hockey League team at age eighteen.


She is regarded as one of the fastest players in women s field hockey and won the 100-metre event at the International Track Meet in Christchurch.

Family of Anita Punt

Her parents are Adele and Nicky Punt.

Close associates of Anita Punt

She was teammates with Gemma Flynn on the New Zealand team which emerged victorious at the 2009 Champions Challenge.