Coaching & Managing a Hurling Team

June 11, 2020

Registration is now open for our hurling specific webinar. Coaching & Managing a Hurling Team Part 2                     Monday June 15th.  8.00 p.m. (Irish Time) This workshop will be presented by Martin Fogarty, National Hurling Development Manager and will have planning & practical elements to it. It is a follow-on from Part 1 which can be viewed at Hurling Webinar: Coaching & Managing a Hurling…

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Wednesday Webinar – Dr Cameron Peers 4/06/20

June 4, 2020

This week we were joined by Dr Cameron Peers on our weekly Wednesday Webinar series.Cameron is a psychologist who recently completed his Doctorate in DCU. Cameron, along with last weeks guest Dr Stephen Behan carried out research on over 2,000 primary school children in the area of Physical Literacy but also looking at the psychological side of why kids do and do not take part in sport. Stephen spoke briefly…

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Wednesday Webinar Dr Stephen Behan 27/05/20

May 27, 2020

Dr Stephen Behan joins us to discuss the importance of Physical Literacy in Children. Dr Behan has recently completed his Doctorate in DCU. This combined with his experience as a Games Promotion Officer in Dublin for nearly 10 years, allows Stephen to give a unique insight into how GAA can play a huge role in developing the Physical Literacy of all children. A fascinating listen for every coach, parent or…

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Wednesday Webinar Willie Cleary 20/05/20

May 20, 2020

We chat with Wexfords Willie Cleary, who is Project Director of the highly successful “Hurling 365” program being rolled out in primary schools in conjunction with the local clubs in Wexford. A really interesting conversation and a great insight to how clubs can maximize the benefits of a strong Club School link.

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Wall Ball Workshop

February 26, 2019

Venue – Charleville GAA Hall  Date – Monday March 11th  Time – 7pm to 8:30pm  Admission – FREE  Coaches – Darragh Fitzgibbon, Mark Kavanagh, James Kennedy. Rebel Óg North will present a top class Wall ball workshop to be hosted in Charleville GAA hall on Monday 11th of March.  Club coaches of all age groups from under 8 to Minor from all over the county will be catered for on…

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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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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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