Pembroke Colts & Fillies section is devoted to creating an honest, safe, friendly and supportive environment for young people - from 1st Class and 4th Year - to learn and develop their team and individual hockey skills.
Players are coached to respect the game, coaches, team mates, opponents and officials whilst developing a sense of competitiveness, team camaraderie and sportsmanship. Pembroke coaches aim to provide a high standard of coaching that creates a positive, fun and challenging experience for each player.
Pembroke Wanderers Hockey Club strives to create an environment where opportunities for excellence exist, healthy competitiveness encouraged, friendships are forged and a sense of fun and enthusiasm for the game of hockey is fostered.
Code of Conduct for Parents / Children / Coaches here
Pembroke Wanderers is run in line with the Hockey Ireland Code of Ethics for affiliated clubs.
Existing Members – renewal info
Existing members (with 75% higher attendance from this season) have been invoiced (for the coming season) and the invoice must be paid in full by 31st August 2020 to secure your place for the following season.
If 'No Communication' has been received by this date, it will be assumed that you are not returning to the club and you will be removed from our database.
Renewal is the sole responsibility of the parent and not the Club - please ensure you have paid by this date, so that you/your child/ren are not disappointed.
Existing members with less than 75% attendance from this season 'may not be invited to renew their membership for the coming season'.
Parents of 1st Years 2020 must advise which school they will attend – please email firstname.lastname@example.org
1st Child: €190
2nd Child: €160
3rd & subsequent child: €83
Membership fee must be paid online and by 31st August 2020 to secure place for the coming season. An invoice will be sent to the registered parental email address from our membership system (Love Admin) with a link to the payment page for your child/ren. If you have not received this yet, please contact us immediately at email@example.com
Parents and Players – it is your responsibility to make sure the Club is kept informed of any changes to your email address, mobile phone number or home address so you will always be kept informed of matches, events etc.
If any of your contact details change please email all relevant details to us ASAP. If we do not have your correct contact details you will miss out on getting important information.
Parents must ensure that their childs’ "TEAMER" contact information is correct – in order to receive invitations to matches/blitzes etc.
Equipment & Kit
Gum shields and shin guards are compulsory. Face masks (defending short corners) and hand guards are strongly recommended. Footwear should be suitable for Astro-Turf pitches.
Under age sides play in black tracksuit/shorts with purple Pembroke socks. A Pembroke t-shirt and hoody are available in Ed Sports, located in the Pembroke Grounds.
League teams (boys and girls (1st - 4th Year) play in full Pembroke league kit - also available in Ed Sports).
Children’s Officer & Designated Person
Pembroke's Designated Liaison Person (DLP) Deirdre Waters has four children involved in the Junior Club, two children coaching and two children playing in the club and is a member of the Pembroke Vets. Deirdre was formerly the manager of the junior section before stepping aside in 2020 to focus on welfare management for the wider club.
The Designated Person is responsible for reporting any concern about the protection of children to the Statutory authorities and this role works independently from the Children's officer to provide clear lines of reporting and accountability for the whole club. Deirdre is currently recruiting for additional DLPs - if you would like to help in this area please get in touch via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
A popular and long time member of the club - Keith has two sons in Pembroke Wanderers.
Pembroke works closely with the IHA in order to ensure that best practice is followed in children’s sport.
The Children’s Officer manages all activities and issues in relation to young people at club level.
In applying the guidelines of the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children’s Sport, Pembroke have adopted and implemented a code of conduct for all participants and must appoint a Children’s Officer and a Designated Person.