On the 26th of June 2018, the City of Breda, Province of Noord-Brabant, BOM Foreign Investments & International Trade and REWIN West-Brabant organize a truly International Day at the Champions Trophy Hockey Tournament in Breda.

In a superb temporary hockey village, the last edition of this famous international field hockey tournament will be played between June 23rd and July 1st. The Champions Trophy 2018 brings the best 6 male hockey nations in the world together, ranging from reigning world champion Australia, reigning Olympic champion Argentina, reigning European champion The Netherlands and their very close rivals Belgium, India and Pakistan.

At the same time, on the same location, four of the world’s leading female national teams will be competing to win the Four Nations Trophy Women 2018: Spain, Japan, China and The Netherlands.

We have organized a highly enjoyable day for you with four (!) matches, lunch, drinks, dinner and networking opportunities and a truly inspiring guest speaker and co-host from the world of professional sports.

His name is Marcel Balkestein, former player of the Netherlands' national hockey team, Olympic Silver medalist in London 2012 and four times national champion with his team Oranje Zwart from Eindhoven. And of course, this enthusiastic entrepreneur and owner of a hockey school, was born and raised in Brabant.