Hugo Bérel

Why did you join SWS?

I joined SWS because it was a chance for me to play hockey with children from different nationality


When and for how long?

1st SWS must have been in 2005


Where were you located?

It was in Rouen


Apart from playing hockey, what were you doing with SWS? (Studying? Working? … )

Apart from hockey the foundation give me the opportunity to go to Hamburg for 4 months. There I've learned german and played for Flottbek.


What did you learn during this experience?

This experience gave me the chance to live abroad for 4 months and to open my mind.


What difference did it make for your life / career?

I've met wonderful people


Do you have a funny story / experience to share about your experience with SWS?

I got a lot but should I really share them? ; )


Do you still play hockey?

unfortunately n


If yes, where?

Rouen, and Paloumé


If no, why?

I can't play because of my job


Did you ever come to the SWS tournament? Which ones?

I did almost all SWS tours since 2005


Final important question: What would you like to say to Hinrich and Doni (Basti’s parents)?

I would like to thank's them for everything they do each year. This tournament is a real chance for all the children to met around hockey and to open their minds.

Because of Hinrich and Doni's kindness a lot of people have met and became friends.

What they did is realy wonderfull and I hope this tournament will never stop.

Thank you very much Doni and Hinrich

Thank you for your time and most importantly for Basti’s memory