Meet The Junior Team:
Everyone here is a volunteer – amazing! Some are here week in week out, and others more “ad hoc” coaches when time permits them.
All have DBS checked, attended Safeguarding Children courses. Many have first aid.
|Philippa Leguen de Lacroix
Head of Youth. Level 2 England Hockey.
Lead coach for the U14 Girls, U16 Girls and U8s/U6s coach. Loves scoring goals.
Lead Boys U14/U12 coach. Level 1 experienced England Hockey coach
Another lead coach for the U14 boys. Was a regular WFHC player from back in 1989… and has returned to action! You will find him managing the Mens 4th XI.
New to the coaching team this season, Laura is a ladies 1s player and helps out with the Development Wednesday evenings. She is also very enthusiastic and plays hockey non-stop.
Peter coaches the U10 boys and gets a run out at social hockey. Peter has a Sessional Coaching Qualification from England Hockey. Peter offers a lot of time to the juniors, he could be classed as a junior legend.
Dan will be coaching some Performance Mondays sessions for the teens this year. You will catch him practicing his drag flicking after training.
Martin is a Goal Keeper and a GK coach for the juniors!
Martin is our Welfare Officer so please do raise any concerns you have with him.
Deputy Welfare Officer: Amy York Co-lead coach Amy also works with the U12 girls, she is extremely positive come sun, rain, snow.
Ian is a dad who has been helping our coaching team since 2018. He’s coached the u10 boys, and now the u12 boys.
GK coach and a general assistant for all ages. Once just a parent, now an amazing goal keeper and an enthusiastic coach.
Another “dad” who we have roped into coaching! Since 2018, Graeme has been helping coach the U10 girls.
Rob is a hockey player and dad. He’s lead coaching the U12 girls this year. He’s calm, clear, and enthusiastic!
Welfare Officer: Martin O’Donnell
Deputy Welfare Officer: Amy York