Slambassadors are special connections for Slamstox. Professional athletes that understand the value of college sports and who support us in what we are passionate about.

Mink van der Weerden

Field Hockey

Mink is THE penalty corner specialist of the Netherlands. Since 2008, he plays for the first team of Hockeyclub Oranje-Rood (former Oranje-Zwart) in the highest Dutch national division. With his team he has won the national championships in 2014, 2015 and 2016, and won the Euro Hockey League in 2015.

Mink won a silver medal during the Olympic Games in London 2012, he won the European Championships in 2015 and placed second on the World Championships in 2014. He has played in every major international tournament and is very well-known for his strength and his penalty corners.

Together with Mink we will organize clinics, tournaments and exchanges with American teams and coaches. In addition, Mink provides our Slamstox field hockey players with specialized penalty corner practices. Are you interested in practicing with Mink, or would you like to ask him a question? Send us a message!

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Together with our Slambassadors we organize clinics, exchanges, tailor-made practices and tournaments for Slamstox athletes. Do you have a question for one of our Slambassadors or would you like to set up a practice session with one of them?