Sarah Bennett

Sarah Bennett is a Zimbabwean hockey official and former Zimbabwe ladies Indoor and field hockey goalkeeper.


Bennett is a holder of a degree in sports psychology.[1]


She was part of the hockey squad that participated at the Junior World Cup in Chile (2005).

After retirement she acquired an FIH umpire badge rising through the ranks to becoming an FIH technical official.

In 2019 Sarah Bennett became the youngest Zimbabwean hockey official to be appointed to officiate at the hockey Olympic qualifiers.[2]

She was listed as one of the officials at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic games.[3]

In June 2019, the hockey governing body in Africa appointed Bennett as a member of Africa Hockey Federation and also the chair of Africa Hockey Development Committee.

In 2019 she was the deputy head of Ariel School and served as the Hockey Association of Zimbabwe as the Secretary-general.[1]


  • 2019 Hockey Association Of Zimbabwe official of the year[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Tatenda Gondo, Sarah Bennett Appointed As A Member Of Africa Hockey Federation And Chair Of Africa Hockey Development Committee, Sports Rifle 724, Published: June 29, 2020, Retrieved: January 24, 2021
  2. 2.0 2.1 Sarah Bennett Becomes The Youngest Zimbabwean Hockey Official To Officiate At The Olympic Qualifiers, Published: November 1, 2019, Retrieved: January 24, 2021
  3. Sikhumbuzo Moyo, Technical officials for Tokyo 2020 list out, The Chronicle, Published: September, 14, 2019, Retrieved: January 24, 2021