The author is a lecturer at the North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus in South Africa. She has an honours degree in Sports Management and Recreation and completed her MBA in 2011. Currently she is in her final year of her Doctorate in Sports Management. The modules she teaches at the University are Sports Management, Sports Administration, Sports Commercialization and Sports Law as well as Field Hockey. She got her management experience from managing a Hockey Academy at the same University for almost nine years.