About Rassie Pieterse
- SA Hockey Goalkeeper
- MD: TK Hockey International
- MD: TK Sports SA
As International MD of TK Hockey Equipment, Rassie Pieterse has made great strides in his professional career. He has been with the TK company since 2009 and worked closely under the guidance of Thomas Kille, founder of the TK brand and has moved from being MD of the South African distributorship, to taking over the day-to- day business of running TK Hockey Equipment.
Rassie is as ambitious on a hockey field as he is in his professional life. He is an accomplished hockey goalie who has played 116 caps for South Africa and has appeared in both the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games as well as the London 2012 Olympics Games. Moreover, he has played in two Hockey World Cups for South Africa as well as in two Commonwealth Games.
Whether Rassie is pushing his body aiming to stop a ball from entering a hockey net, or developing a clothing range or even promoting TK sticks for TK Hockey Equipment, Rassie is passionate an inspiration saying “I want to make sure that people remember me for making a difference on and off the field…. not always playing with pure technique but always giving it my all!” additionally he says. “I also love pushing myself to greater things and that is why I
like the challenge of playing international hockey.”