24 January 1988 |
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||69 kg (152 lb)|
John-John Dohmen (born 24 January 1988) is a Belgian international field hockey player.
He is a player with Waterloo Ducks, and since 2013 the captain of the Belgian national team (the "Red Lions"). He has won five national titles, one with Léopold and four with Waterloo. He was named Belgian hockey player of the year for the season 2008-2009.
Dohmen debuted with the national team when he was only 16 years old, in a match against Italy. As of 23 February 2017, he had played 338 matches for the Red Lions.
He participated in his first Olympics at the 2008 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics. Dohmen became European vice-champion with Belgium at the 2013 European Championship on home ground in Boom.
Olympic silver medalist
World hockey player of the year
At the 2016 Hockey Stars, the main awards given by the International Hockey Federation, Dohmen was crowned the 2016 FIH Player of the Year. He was previously nominated for the same award in 2013 and 2015.
- 2009: Belgian hockey player of the year
- 2016: Officer in the Order of Walloon Merit
- 2017: FIH Player of the Year 2016 at the Hockey Stars
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