Richard is a top-class hockey goalkeeper and a senior South Africa international player. He made his junior international debut in 2012, his senior indoor international debut in 2014 and and his senior outdoor international debut in 2015. He represented South Africa at the 2013 Junior World Cup and was selected as a senior international to represent his country at the 2015 Indoor World Cup, aged just 21. He has continued to represent South Africa since that time, including at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, 2017 Hockey World League, 2018 Indoor World Cup.
RIchard has played his club hockey in both South Africa and England. His exceptional talent and experience of both northern and southern hemisphere hockey philosophies makes him a fantastic addition to the EVO Hockey coaching team.