Famous Field Hockey Players from New Zealand

List of notable or famous field hockey players from New Zealand, with bios and photos, including the top field hockey players born in New Zealand and even some popular field hockey players who immigrated to New Zealand. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Kiwi field hockey players then this list is the perfect resource for you. These field hockey players are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known field hockey player from New Zealand is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people, like Jenny Shepherd and Nicholas Haig, in it.

This historic field hockey players from New Zealand list can help answer the questions "Who are some Kiwi field hockey players of note?" and "Who are the most famous field hockey players from New Zealand?" These prominent field hockey players of New Zealand may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Kiwi field hockey players.

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  • Alana Millington

    Alana Millington is a New Zealander field hockey player.
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Kogarah, Australia
  • Andrew Hayward

    Andy Hayward is a New Zealand field hockey player. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed for the national team in the men's tournament. He was a member of the men's team which won the bronze medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Hayward has played club hockey for Hampstead & Westminster in the UK, Delhi Waveriders in India and Midlands in New Zealand.
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Kawakawa, New Zealand
  • Anita Punt is a New Zealander field hockey player.
    • Age: 35
    • Birthplace: Nelson, New Zealand
  • Bianca Russell

    Bianca Russell is a New Zealander field hockey player.
    • Age: 44
    • Birthplace: Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Blair Hilton

    Blair Hilton is a New Zealand field hockey player. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed for the national team in the men's tournament.
    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Blair Robert Hopping (born 12 August 1980 in Pukekohe) is a field hockey player from New Zealand, who earned his first cap for the national team, nicknamed The Black Sticks, in 2000 against Pakistan. He competed for New Zealand at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London and at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester and the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne.Hopping taught Physical Education at Rangitoto College on Auckland's North Shore and coaches the school’s 1st XI. He left that to join TigerTurf, New Zealand's only Synthetic Sports Surface manufacturer, on a part time basis in 2006 and full-time since 2011. ...more
    • Age: 42
    • Birthplace: Pukekohe, New Zealand