The tournament, set to get underway from the 23 October to 1 November, promises to host Africa’s finest in hockey, at the Randburg Astro, north of Johannesburg, including both our South African Men and Ladies teams.
The Greenfields African Hockey Championship is a Federation of International Hockey endorsed Olympic Qualifying Event, with both the winning men’s and women's teams qualifying as Africa's sole representatives at the 2016 Rio Olympics, Brazil.
SAHA and hosts Southern Gauteng, have worked hard to improve the stadium experience for fans, and have included hospitality options such as a R200 pp. hospitality ticket offer, as well as a variety of food and beverage offerings for the duration of the tournament.
Fixtures and participating countries can be found below
“The growth in the participation of hockey in South Africa, is in an unprecedented space, and we encourage all Gauteng hockey fans, to come out and support our teams,” said Marissa Langeni, CEO of the SA Hockey Association.
Sponsors, Greenfields are at the forefront of rolling out World Class surfaces in SA and globally and recently supplied the surface at the 2014 World Cup, to much acclaim. The Greenfields Africa Cup is a continued investment by Belgotex Floors, toward the growth and development of the game in South Africa and Africa.
SA Hockey Association and TransAfrica Media have also recently concluded a deal that will build on the FIH “Hockey Revolution” mantra that is seeing the marketing, broadcasting and commercialization taken to new heights.
Tickets are on sale at www.ticketpros.co.za.
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SA Hockey Association media release