Pembroke Wanderers

Hockey for boys and girls of all ages

Mission Statement

Pembroke Colts & Fillies section is devoted to creating an honest, safe, friendly and supportive environment for young people - from 1st Class to 6th 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.

Pembroke Wanderers Child Safeguarding Statement


Key Contacts

Dave Broderick

Designated Liaison Person
Dave Broderick

Children’s Officer
Dave Broderick

Executive Liaison
Gary Johnston

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 - 6th Year) play in full Pembroke league kit - also available in Ed Sports).


Membership Application Form here

Coaching Application Form here

Information for New Members here

Leinster Hockey Inter-Club Transfer Form here

Existing Members – renewal info

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.

Parents of children going into 1st Year in September 2022 must advise which school they will attend – please email


1st Child: €225

2nd Child: €195

3rd & subsequent child: €100


Membership fee must be paid online and by the end of July in any given year to secure your 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

Contact Details

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.



Boys u16 (3rd & 4th Years) Fridays @ 19:15-20:30

Boys u14 (1st & 2nd Years) Fridays @ 19:15-20:30

Boys 1st - 6th class Fridays @ 18:00-19:00


Girls u16 (3rd & 4th Years) Sundays @ 13:45-16:30 (2 sessions)

Girls u14 (2nd Years) Sundays @ 12:15-13:30

Girls u14 (1st Years) Sundays @ 11:00-12:00

Girls 5th & 6th class - Sundays @ 09:45-10:45

Girls 1st - 4th class - Sunday @ 08:30-09:30


All session above are delivered at Serpentine Avenue, Ballsbridge, D04 T329.

Child Welfare Team

Dave Broderick

Designated Liaison Person (DLP)

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. PWHC is currently recruiting for additional DLPs - if you would like to help in this area please get in touch via email to

Keith Thompson

Children’s Officer

A popular and long time member of the club - Keith has two sons in Pembroke Wanderers.

Pembroke works closely with Hockey Ireland in order to ensure that best practice is followed in the governance of children’s sport.

The Children’s Officer manages all compliance 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.