Ric Charlesworth AM has been crowned the inaugural recipient of the AIS World’s Best Award for his outstanding contribution as an Olympic and Commonwealth Games hockey player, coach and leader.
HOCKEY: Following the Kookaburras’ World Cup triumph in The Hague on Sunday, National Coach Ric Charlesworth has decided not to lead the Australian’s men’s hockey team at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next month.
HOCKEY: World renowned hockey coach Ric Charlesworth has announced today that he will step down from his position as National Coach to the Australian men’s hockey team, the Kookaburras, following the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The Australian men's national hockey coach is reeling over the Olympic draw, believing the Kookaburras have been unfairly dealt with.
Kookaburras coach Ric Charlesworth believes it is the most difficult part of his job. And it is just that little bit more tricky this time around.
New Hockeyroos coach Adam Commens will seek advice from hockey legend Ric Charlesworth as he attempts to lift Australia's national women's team out of the doldrums.
The Hockeyroos, who under Charlesworth won Olympic gold at the 1996 and 2000 Games, have slipped to sixth in the world rankings behind Argentina, the Netherlands, Germany