Tullamore Junior Hockey Club
Tullamore Junior Hockey Club is committed to creating an honest, safe, friendly and supportive environment for young girls and boys, between 3rd class and 6th year, to learn and develop their individual and team hockey skills. Players are encouraged at all times to respect the game, their coaches, their team-mates, their opponents and officials, whilst developing a sense of honest competition, team camaraderie and sportsmanship. The club’s coaches are dedicated to providing a high standard of coaching that creates a positive, fun and challenging experience for each player.
Tullamore Hockey Club strives to create an environment where opportunities for excellence exist, and where participation is valued in its own right; where friendships are forged and a sense of fun and enthusiasm for the game of hockey is fostered.
2019 – 2020 Season Update
Junior training for 2019 / 2020 season will start back on Tuesday, 3rd September and Thursday, 5th September 2019 and will be held weekly at the times below.
All players should register upstairs in the Harriers Sportscentre before their first session. Registration will start 30 minutes before training times.
New players are very welcome and can attend three free sessions in September. They will be required to register prior to going on the pitch. Gumshield, shinguards, appropriate footwear and clothing should be worn. The Club will provide sticks.
Training 2019 / 2020 season:
Please note that these training times may be subject to change having regard to coach and pitch availablity.
Tuesday 5.45pm – 6.45pm 3rd, 4th & 5th class boys & girls
Tuesday 6.45pm – 7.45pm. 6th class, 1st, 2nd & 3rd year girls
Thursday 6.00pm – 7.00pm. 6th class. 1st, 2nd & 3rd year boys & u14 girls (optional)
To order Tullamore Hockey Club gear from Gilmore Sports on line please use Club Loyalty number 1570 and click HERE or contact your coach for advice.
Junior hockey training will resume on Tuesday 3rd September 2019.
Junior Club Contact
For information on the Junior Club is Monica Cleary contact here
Children’s Officer & Designated Person
Tullamore works closely with the Irish Hockey Association (IHA) in order to ensure that best practice is followed in children’s sport. In applying the guidelines of the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children’s Sport, Tullamore have adopted and implemented a code of conduct for all participants and must appoint a Children’s Officer and a Designated Person.
The current Children’s Officer is Clodagh Armitage. Clodagh manages all activities and issues in relation to young people at club level..
The Designated Person is Ruth Brophy. Ruth is responsible for reporting any concern about the protection of children to the Statutory Authorities.
If you have any queries, issues or concerns about the Junior Section please contact the club at email@example.com
Junior Subscription Details
The players’ subscription fee is used towards pitch rental, umpires, insurance, affiliation fees and league entry fees. Junior Player Subscription for the 2019/2020 season is €100, 2nd child same family is €150, 3rd child same family is €210.
Updating Your Contact Details
Important note to parents & players:
It is your responsibility to make sure the club is kept informed of any change to email, mobile phone number or address so you will be always kept informed of matches, events, etc.
If any of your contact details change please email all relevant details to us a.s.a.p. If we do not have your correct contact details you will miss out on getting important information.
Coaches / volunteers – we need you!!
Interested in Coaching or just helping out??
Coaching or assisting the Coach is a fantastic and fun way of getting more involved in hockey.
Or perhaps you can help with fixtures, press reports or general Club administration.
Please just let us know and we’ll gladly help you get involved.