Magpies Youth

Harleston Magpies Youth Section
was set up to look after the hockey interests of those within the Club up to the age of 18. The playing and coaching side is organised by the Youth Development Officers.

Girls’ Youth Development Officer: Nick McAllen
01508 493269 Nickmcallen@hotmail.com

Boys’ Youth Development Officer: James Smith 
01379 898767 ssmith091@btinternet.com

Coaching is available on a weekly basis with players progressing through the U10 and U12 Mini teams to the Girls’ and Boys’ Development teams that play in the Norfolk League. Some adult teams are set aside especially to develop younger players with a small core of adults to support them. In the case of the Ladies this is in the Norfolk League and for the Men this is in the East League.

Full details of coaching times can be found under the Coaching section page of this website. If you have a child who is interested in taking up hockey please contact the appropriate Youth Development Officer. 

Safeguarding
Documents (including the Young Persons Guide and
Parent/Legal Guardian Guide) and Policies
(including the Safeguarding & Protecting Young
People in Hockey Policy) can be found on the
Clubs First Documentation page on the website.

Youth Committee
Responsible for the recruitment, coaching, development and general well-being of the club’s young members.

Chairman:
David Johnson
01986 788257
youthchairman@magpies-hockey.co.uk

Vice-Chairman and Boys Database Manager – Bex Pottruff bex.pottruff@yahoo.com

Youth Development Officers – please contact Nick McAllen
or James Smith as above.

Secretary – Helen Barber 01502 476338
senang@madasafish.com

Treasurer – John Pope
popeyjr@btopenworld.com

Welfare Officer – Heather Brand 01379 851213
welfare@magpies-hockey.co.uk

Catering Fund Raiser
Kirstin Cumming 01986 788439
kirstinjcumming@gmail.com

U12 Girls Database Manager – Alison Menzies
Menzieboy@aol.com

COACHING FEES – the season runs from August/September until the end of March.

For U13s – £60 per annum

For O13s – £75 per annum

MINI HOCKEY TEAMS AND U14, U16 AND U18 TEAMS PLAYING IN NATIONAL COMPETITIONS WILL ALL BE BASED ON A DATE OF BIRTH OF SEPTEMBER 1ST.