#2024 – A FIVE-YEAR PLAN FOR CORK FOOTBALL

January 10, 2019

The sub-committee established by Cork County Board to develop a long-term plan for Cork football has today published #2024 – A Five-Year Plan for Cork Football, which the County Board Executive has considered and will recommend for approval at the next County Board meeting on January 29th. The plan, developed by former All-Ireland winning Cork Senior captain, Graham Canty, former All-Ireland winning player and manager, Conor Counihan, former Cork Senior…

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Physical Literacy Workshop

January 10, 2019

Cork Sports Partnership have partnered with Sport Ireland Coaching to host the Coaching Children – Physical Literacy Workshop as part of the Health & Wellbeing Festival this Saturday in Terrence McSwiney Community College, Holyhill Sport Ireland Coaching have developed this workshop which brings together findings from national and international research that highlights the need to increase children’s levels of physical literacy as part of the long-term approach to increasing wellbeing…

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Games Development Conference 2019

January 2, 2019

The 2019 GAA Games Development Conference in partnership with Sky Sports will take place in Croke Park, on Friday and Saturday January 11th and 12th 2019. The theme for the conference is ‘Coaching for Wellbeing’  Friday, January 11th will feature a Club based forum that will provide Clubs with the opportunity to present examples from their own practices that might be of use to other clubs.  Saturday, January 12th provides an opportunity for delegates to attend sessions from speakers…

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Rebel Óg Coaching Cork GAA Coaching Update Dec 2018

January 1, 2019

Rebel Óg Coaching is the body responsible for coaching and games development in Cork. The group is headed by County Coaching Officer Ronan Dwane along with Full Time Staff led by Kevin O Callaghan as Games Manager and 6 Games Development Administrators. This group help to support the volunteers around the county at Primary School, Post Primary and Club level through hands on coaching sessions, organising games programmes and education of coaches. The GDA’s also have a hand’s on role in the Regional Development Squad programme.With the 2018 season at an end, there has been a huge amount of activity over the past 12 months. Monster Blitzes, Mini Leagues, Development Squads and Cúl Camps Coach Education, Coaching in our schools, Workshops, Courses were all in full flow. Our Cúl Camps have hit record numbers and our football & hurling development squads have had success in Tournaments during the year and lets not lose focus on the Benchmarking 2020 Vision initiative criteria which is being assessed for 2018 its been a busy year and we are looking forward to 2019. Below, we report on some of the highlights from 2018

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East Cork Post Primary Schools football tournament

December 8, 2018

East Cork GDA Shane Supple has organised a new football tournament for Post Primary Schools in East Cork. This Gaelic Football league for East Cork PPS is for 1st year and 2nd year students in East Cork aimed at the U14/U15 age group primarily

The Imokilly Board have kindly donated a trophy The James Colbert Memorial Cup for the winners of the Cup in this league and Rebel Og Coaching have sponsored a trophy for the winners of the Shield in this league. The winning schools will hold these for 1 year and return it at the end of that period.

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Games Promotion Officer – Cork GAA

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December 6, 2018

Location: Cork Terms: Contract | Full Time Date of Ad 5th Dec 2018 APPLY NOW Job Description The Carbery Division is a geographical Division of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) in Cork promoting the sports of hurling and Gaelic football. The Cork GAA County Board are seeking suitably qualified candidates to fill the role of Games Promotion Officer, based in the Carbery Division. The role holder will report to the…

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Games Development Conference 2019

December 4, 2018

The GAA Games Development Conference contains an exciting line up with added subject variety specifically targeting Coaches within an applied lifelong learning context. The conference is organised in partnership with Sky Sports. This Conference will focus on the needs and issues facing coaches of players from across the playing spectrum at child, youth and adult level (age 18+). The following delegate centered improvements have been made based on a comprehensive delegate…

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Killeagh GAA – Friday Night Lights Football

December 3, 2018

EXCITING END TO FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS by Colman Motherway Our inaugural Sean Lavery Memorial Football Tournament, aka “Friday Night Lights” finished up after four weeks in Killeagh on Friday evening last (what a pleasure to be still playing football on the last evening of November) for our U16 and minor footballers. Thankfully, it was a mild and dry evening, and a nice crowd, some having their first look, gathered to…

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Rebel Og Cork Squads and Regional Squads Medal Presentations 2018

November 27, 2018

On Sunday the 25th November a large crowd of players, mentors, parents and family members gathered in the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs Conference Centre for the 2018 Rebel Og Cork Squads and Regional Squads Medal Presentations. Mr John Purcell, Chairman of Coiste Na Nog gave the opening address, he welcomed everyone along to this special occasion where the young players from the different squads both regional and county were being…

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CIT Sports Seminar Series

                                      Cork Institute of Technology supported by Cork Sports Partnership present a new and exciting guest speaker seminar series.   The seminar series aims to learn some key lessons from high performance sport that all levels of sport can learn from. The 6 expert speakers will share their lessons from high performance…

November 3, 2018
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