26 March 1986 |
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 4 1⁄2 in)|
|2004 – present||Netherlands||150 (37)|
Ellen Hoog ([ˈɦoːx], born 26 March 1986) is a Dutch female field hockey player and also a member of the Netherlands women's national field hockey team. She is also a member of the Amsterdamsche Hockey & Bandy Club.
In 2004 she made her debut in the national team. She has played 127 matches for the national team in which she has scored 32 goals.
In August 2005, she became European Champion in Dublin (IRL). In December of the same year she won the Champions Trophy in Canberra (AUS) with the Dutch National Women's Team. She was also part of the Dutch squad that became World Champion at the 2006 Women's Hockey World Cup.
Her father died of cancer a week after the European Championship victory in Ireland. After his death she had difficulties picking up her normal life again, but regained the motivation to start playing when the new season started in October 2005.
- "The Official Website of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 8–24, 2008 - Athlete Biography Hoog Ellen". Archived from the original on 2008-09-01. Retrieved 2008-10-01.
- "Royal Dutch Hockey Association - International tournament history Ellen Hoog" (in Dutch). Retrieved 2012-08-10.