Coaching Course in Cork – Developing Performance Players

Hockey Ireland are delighted to announce a 2 day coaching course based on Developing Performance Players in conjunction with the European U18 Championships in Cork on the 23rd and 24th July

The course will be facilitated by former Irish men’s coach and High Performance Director David Passmore with contributions from other performance including those coaches working with international teams at the tournament. The course is aimed at coaches of developing players at interprovincial, club and school levels interested in best serving athletes with an ambition to play at the highest level possible. Content will include key coaching strategies and methodology around best developing younger players technically, tactically and physically.

The course will involve a number of on pitch and classroom workshops on Saturday 23rd, followed by attendance and analysis at matches during the first day of the European Championships on Sunday 24th.

The course costs €90 pp and includes lunch and dinner on Saturday 23rd and lunch on Sunday 24th. Entry to the European U18 championships on Sunday 24th is also included.

Accommodation (room only) is available for an additional €30 in UCC student residences.

There are a limited number of places available for the course. To register your interest, please email with details of your current coaching position(s) and your coaching experience. Please indicate if you require accommodation.