How to Make Money While Playing Abroad

  As an athlete, much of your energy is spent on performing and fitness, making sure you’re at the top of your game. Making sure you hit every rep, meet beep-test timelines, and execute your plan on the field, pitch, or court. Even through all of your hard work, discipline, and sacrifice, there is a […]

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How I Joined the Dutch National Team

Learn from Ireen van den Assem on Tips for Success in the Hockey World Let’s dive in – she’s a 7-time National Champion, 2-time European Champion, and World Champion. She’s won the Hockey Pro League, Hockey World League, and European Championship Indoor. Joining the Dutch National Team after the Rio Olympics, Ireen van den Assem […]

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The Best Men’s Hockey Player in Uganda is Ready to Play Abroad!

A few months ago, we connected with Innocent Mbabali from Uganda. He messaged us with such amazing enthusiasm that we knew we had to hear his hockey story. Innocent is ready to compete abroad, and we are happy to help him open the doors to a club of great fit and other opportunities within the global […]

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A Look Into The Unprecedented HPL from Hockeyroo’s stars

Kat Slattery’s Thoughts the New Hockey Pro League According to Kat Slattery, the top goal scorer for the Hockeyroo’s and an FIH Rising Star of the Year,   The creation of this home and away series is ultimately creating a seasonal league which is a huge step forward for hockey. The excitement of the games […]

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Freshly-Capped South African looks to play overseas

Marlise van Tonder Recalls First Cap For Team South Africa Recently, the Uru Sports team had the chance to chat with South African goalie Marlise van Tonder. Marlise has been playing for Tuks Hockey since 2013 and has traveled to different countries, like Chile and Namibia, to compete with South Africa’s women’s U21 team. Just […]

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A Look into the EHL with Wimbledon HC Player Henry Weir

EHL – The world’s most pinnacle club field hockey tournament In Europe, club hockey is where it’s at, with players spending the majority of their year (30+ weeks) training and competing with their club teams. So for the 2007/08 season, after realizing the potential for cross-country, international club competition, the European Hockey League was introduced, […]

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How To Have The Best Time Playing Field Hockey Abroad by Grace O’Hanlon

Priceless experiences come from playing field hockey abroad You may have read that title and thought to yourself that the idea of a specific method that all players can follow in order to have an awesome abroad experience sounds pretty skeptical, and in many ways, you’d be right. Everyone is different, which means the specific […]

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Caribbean Hockey Player Finds Amazing Athletic, Academic and Coaching Opportunities Abroad

Recently, the Uru Sports team caught up with Stefan Mouttet. Stefan is an international hockey player from the Port of Spain in Trinidad and Tobago and a member of Gryphon Hockey’s G-Team. He has some truly rich experience in playing, studying, and coaching field hockey abroad. Read on to learn more about his overseas experiences […]

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Three Generations of Team South Africa Competed Together for Canterbury HC in England  

South African field hockey powerhouse reunite in Canterbury England About a year ago, when Uru Sports was taking form, Founder Ainsley McCallister got to chat with her then-teammates Jen Wilson, Dirkie Chamberlain, and Line Malan while they were all playing for Canterbury Hockey Club in England. This marked a unique roster, as Jen, Dirkie, and […]

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Join South African Field Hockey Athlete, Britz, On Her Second Season Down Under

From South Africa to Australia through field hockey Tanya Britz is an international hockey player from South Africa. In 2016, Britz headed to Perth, Australia to play for the Southern River Hockey Club. Though we are about to hear more about her journey to Perth, the fact that Tanya is currently there for her second […]

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