SA Men’s Hockey Crowdfunding Campaign
Fortunately, the team received a much-needed business boost through their partnership with the award-winning web platform, Matchkit.co, which allowed them to launch a crowdfunding initiative, and thus given their cause the visibility it deserves. Matchkit.co seamlessly allows athletes to consolidate their existing social media accounts and connect with fans and sponsors, allowing them to improve their level of engagement and thus better maintain themselves throughout their career. athletic career by creating and monetizing a brand for themselves.
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Matchkit.co is a platform which is also used by Durbanite and professional bodyboarder, Ian Campbell.
While there is no doubt that the team put in the hard work necessary to secure their participation in Tokyo, with many players juggling the challenges of full-time employment while representing their country on the international stage, their ability to collect discoveries has so far been limited. The team remains positive however and there is a lot of excitement in their training camp as they prepare to represent South Africa at the height of their sport. Hopefully, with your support, these exceptional young men will have the opportunity without having to bear their own costs.
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