Coaching News

April Workshops

[b]Friday April 7th. – Fundamentals Development Prog[/b]
The venue for this workshop will be the Sports Complex Ck on Shannon commencing at 8pm. Des Newton will conduct this workshop which will look at ways of developing in our children, the fundamentals of our games and is a workshop that should be attended by all those working with children from the age’s six to ten. We would encourage as many primary school teachers as possible to attend.

[b]Under 10 Blitz [/b]
The first series of under 10 Blitz will commence on Saturday next April 7th and continue on Saturday April 14th commencing at 10.30 am. Clubs please note date and venue where you are playing. We will include a go-games station at each venue to advise coaches on all aspects of go-games. The following are the groupings and dates.

April 7th

Venue Aughnasheelin Clubs, Aughnasheelin, Cloone, Aughavas, Kiltubrid and Bornacoola.

Venue – Aughawillan Clubs,Drumreilly/Aughawillan, Carrigallen, Sean O’Heslin’s, Fenagh and Gortletteragh.

April 14th
Venue Drumshanbo – Allen Gaels, Mohill, St. Marys, Annaduff and Leitrim Gaels.

Venue Manorhamilton Clubs, Melvin Gaels, Dromahair, Drumkeerin and Glenfarne Kilty.

Any club not listed above who have an under 10 team this year, please contact Thomas Keenan 087-6591049 and we will fit you in. Clubs are also reminded that they must register their under 10 team, on their club registration form submitted to the County secretary Declan Bohan for insurance purposes.

[b]Vhi Cul Camps Application Forms[/b]
Due to a delay in printing, parents and children should note that application forms for this years camp’s will be distributed in the Schools the week after the Easter break. Thankfully this years forms are Family forms, therefore one form will be sufficient for each household and the dates and venues for all Leitrim Vhi Cul camps will be listed on the forms, this I am sure will be welcomed by all parents.

[b]U15 Development Squad[/b]
Our under 15 development squad will commence over the Easter holidays. Players will be notified by management.

[b]Hurling Training Camps[/b]
New Hurling Coach, Kevin Brisco will conduct a series of training workshops for our hurling clubs over the Easter holidays. These camps will be for under 12 and under 14 players. Venues and dates as follows. All players should check with their school or club coach for more details.
Tuesday 10/04 Manorhamilton – 11am to 1pm
Annaduff – 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Wednesday 11/04 St.Marys – 11am to 1pm
Mohill – TBC
Thursday 12/04 Ballinamore – 11am to 1pm



03-Apr-07 by Thomas Keenan