Naomi Van As

Naomi van As (born July 26, 1983 in The Hague) is a Dutch field hockey player who plays as a forward/midfield for a Dutch club HC Klein Zwitserland.She took up Hockey at the tender age of 3 after watching A Needham. She currently lives in Heerenveen, Netherlands. She made her debut for the Netherlands national team on June 20, 2003 in a game against South Africa. She was a part of the Dutch squad that became World Champions at the 2006 Women’s Hockey World Cup which also won the 2007 Champions Trophy. Since March 2008 she has been in a relationship with Dutch speed skating star Sven Kramer.