TRL seek first team coach for 2011/12

Three Rock Ladies are on the lookout for a first team coach for the 2011/12 season, welcoming applicants who can “give the required commitment for this level, demonstrate good organisational and interpersonal skills and desirably have previous experience of coaching at this level”.

TRL’s firsts are currently in ladies division two and were semi-finalists in the Irish Hockey Trophy.

Having put in an unbeaten league run prior to Christmas they hope to reach the playoff for promotion to Division 1 this weekend after narrowly missed out in that decider last year. It remains the current target for the club as they aim to build on the development at underage level.

Applicants should send a CV detailing qualifications, experience and any other information to Heather Fitzpatrick, Ladies Club Captain, Three Rock Rovers Hockey Club, Grange Road, Dublin 14, or alternatively to

The position has become open following Niall Denham’s decision to step down from the role as he looks to a take up a coaching role in Wales and TRL’s committee thanked him for his work over the last three seasons.

“Niall has been a dedicated and enthusiastic coach of all levels for a number of years and his contribution to the club will be sorely missed. We wish him luck in his future roles.”

** For some highlights of Three Rock Ladies season in Leinster Women’s Division Two thus far, click here (requires Facebook)

Women's Leinster Senior Div 2