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Hockey The Podcast

Hockey the Podcast is the Award winning hockey podcast telling the untold stories and giving a glimpse behind the scenes of the South African Hockey story.

Hosted by Tyron "Jabu" Barnard with guest hosts along the way.

Weekly English South Africa Sports · Hockey
137 Episodes
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137 - A new era begins with AJ

In our latest episode, we bring you the breaking news of AJ Spieringshoek's appointment as the new head coach of the SPAR South Africa Indoor Hockey Women's Team. Spieringshoek, who has been an instrumental figure as the assistant coach since 2019, now steps into the lead role, following the retirement…
18 May 39 min

136 - Lennie Botha Retires

After an international indoor hockey coaching career that spanned 20 years, Lennie Botha has called curtains and retired. Having overseen 132 tests for the SPAR SA Womens Indoor Hockey side that culminated in a fourth place finish at the FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup, Botha leaves with the team ranked…
11 May 34 min

135 - Indoor World Cup Wrap

Tyron, Macky and Marsha chat about the highs and the lows of the FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup including the standout players, moments and memories... They also give special mention to Mop Guy and all the volunteers involved. #IHWC2023
15 Feb 49 min

134 - Indoor Insights - Quarter Finals

As we progress to the Quarter Final stage Hockey the Podcast looks at the games, the excitement and whats ahead. Local organising chairman Simon Martin joined in for a chat as well! #IHWC2023
10 Feb 40 min

133 - Indoor Insights 5

Day 1 of the FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup recapped with John Mcinroy, Marsha Cox and Shaune Baaitjies. #IHWC2023
5 Feb 34 min

132 - Indoor Insights 4

The tournament is about to start and Marsha and Macky join Tyron to look at the start of the tournament and what to expect from the action! They pick a dark horse, a favourite and name a couple of players.
4 Feb 32 min

131 - Indoor Insights 3

Its the Coaches turn to preview the FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup. Justin Rosenberg, Jerrica Bartlett, Jason Mulder and Cameron Mackay join Tyron to preview the exciting tournament, presented by SPAR
3 Feb 42 min

130 - Indoor Insights 2

Four days out of the World Cup Tyron sits with FIH Indoor World Cup 2018 Goalkeeper of the tournament Alex Heerbart and South African defensive sensation Jamie Southgate. There is also a small message from the SA Hockey CEO Shaune Baaitjies (we apologies for the slightly poor quality audio). #HockeyInvites…
1 Feb 25 min

129 - Indoor WC Insights 1

In the first of a series dedicated to the Indoor Hockey World Cup, Tyron chats to John Mcinroy, Wade Paton and Marsha Cox about the upcoming tournament and the excitement is palpable. #IHWC2023 #HockeyThePodcast
31 Jan 52 min

128 - Estiaan Kriek

South African shot stopper Estiaan Kriek sat with Jabu during the FIH Hockey Nations Cup to talk about all things hockey. #HockeythePodcast
31 Jan 38 min

127 - SA Hockey Men

At the FIH Hockey Nations Cup we begin our latest run of episodes as Tyron sat with the SA Hockey Men to talk about all things hockey, nations cup and the challenges ahead. He is joined by Cheslyn Gie, Tevin Kok, Sam Mvimbi and Brad Sherwood in a chat that…
2 Dec 2022 34 min

Episode 126 - Thati the Tormentor

A Junior World Cup, Senior World Cup, Commonwealth Games and Olympic Games in the space of 12 months has been a whirlwind year for Thati Zulu and the South African Womens Hockey Team. In this episode she speaks about the journey, the highs, the lows the excitement and the challenges…
21 Sep 2022 43 min

Episode 125 - Commonwealth Catch-up

The Commonwealth Games wrote a wealth of stories that will tell themselves repeatedly over the next couple of years. In order to help you digest the Games we brought in former Commonwealth Athletes Marcelle Keet and Wade Paton to pick the highs, the lows and everything else at the tournament…
14 Aug 2022 1 hr 13 min

Episode 124 - Indoors with Rosenberg

The FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup is coming to South Africa, the first time the tournament is being held outside of Europe. The Pools have been decided, the challenge is set and to digest it we chat all things indoor hockey with SA Indoor Hockey Mens coach Justin Rosenberg. #IndoorHockey…
11 Aug 2022 52 min

Episode 123 - The Kearsney Hockey5s Preview

The covid pandemic denied two years of KH5 by Belgotex Sport but in 2022 the tournament is back. The next event in the Belgotex Sport family offers excitement, entertainment, goals and of course a world class host. To preview the tournament we chat with Waylon Murray, Director of Sport, and…
3 Aug 2022 25 min

Episode 122 - The Belgotex Elite Club Challenge Wrap Up

In wrapping up the Belgotex Elite Club Challenge we are joined by champion player Rusten Abrahams, champion pundit Wade Paton and champion coach Jonty Robinson. The three SA Capped stars dive into the brilliance of the Elite Club Challenge and what stood out on a brilliant weekend at Riverside Sports…
27 Jul 2022 37 min

Episode 121 - BECC Day 1

The first day of the Belgotex Elite Club Challenge at Riverside Sports Club in Kwazulu Natal is done and dusted. To disect the action we talk to Riverside legend Jacinta Jubb and dual International from Beaulieu Melrick Maddocks. #BECC2022
14 Jul 2022 32 min

Episode 120 - BECC 2022 - The Preview

After a break we are back and we preview the Belgotex Elite Club Challenge taking place this weekend at Riverside Sports Club in Kwazulu Natal. We are joined by Wayne Phillips, Matt de Sousa, Mmatshepo Modipane and Sean Rapaport as we preview the most prestigious club hockey tournament in South…
11 Jul 2022 42 min

Episode 119 - Delightful Du Toit

Jean-Leigh Du Toit will have be one of the few people to represent South Africa at both the Junior World Cup and the Senior World Cup in the same calendar year. She spoke about the highs of Potchefstroom and the excitement for Spain. Also she dives into the excitement of…
26 May 2022 34 min

Episode 118 - Magnificent Millie

At the FIH Hockey Womens Junior World Cup in Potchefstroom, Millie Giglio led her English side to a bronze medal finish, their first ever medal at a Junior World Cup. She took a break from her action at the University of Birmingham to chat to Tyron about the adventure and…
16 May 2022 39 min
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