NWU Hockey is proud of its facilities and staff and offers every student the opportunity to excel on and off the hockey field. We provide a sound environment, with professionals and experts from around the world. With mentoring and exceptional player management we provide students with a balanced environment where academics and sport collaborate to create the best athlete and student possible. Our aim is to improve every individual who participates in hockey, ensuring that we contribute to the future of this country through sport.
NWU Hockey prides itself on fair and just processes in delivering representative and multicompetent high-performance teams that participate in the top university events such as USSA and Varsity Hockey. Furthermore, we expose many of our young players to multiple provincial teams in the various versions of our sport, for example indoor, senior inter-provincial and under 21 provincial teams.
NWU Hockey is rich in history and culture, providing many successes, titles and accolades. It is about creating a platform to consistently contribute to the national teams, national high-performance programmes and provincial teams with players generated from our grounds.
We are fortunate to have some of the best coaches and staff involved at the NWU Hockey Academy, representing a vast range of experience and achievements.
We offer many medical support services and partner with major recovery and rehabilitation centres in our areas. We ensure that our athletes are well monitored and managed to ensure effective and efficient programmes.