dhr.  T.B. Tichelman (Thomas)

Thomas Tichelman
Dr. Meurerhuis, Dokter Meurerlaan 8, 1067 SM Amsterdam
Postbus 2165,1000 CD Amsterdam

Thomas Tichelman has 30 years of experience in building razor sharp eclectic education in sports. Thomas is the creator of the sports governance curriculum of the Sports Leadership Programme. He is fascinated by optimising interdisciplinary cooperations, to make a real difference in sports. In his opinion, the boardroom exists for "the field".

In 1989 Thomas Tichelman founded SportWays, an organisation that developes field hockey camps for children, both in the Netherlands and abroad.

Thomas is a specialist in talent identification programmes and training models. Thomas has been the field coach of the Dutch men’s and women’s field hockey teams. During the London Olympics in 2012, the men’s field hockey team won the silver medal.

Thomas has been previously involved as a teacher in the Sports Leadership Programme at Nyenrode. Together with Geert Savelsbergh he developed the High Performance Sport module.