Coaching news

Under 14 School of Excellence
Our under 14 school of excellence will continue on Saturday next 04/08 at 11.00 am in Aughnasheelin GAA park. Players please note bus times for the North Leitrim bus will run 15 minutes earlier than last week, while the South Leitrim bus times will be the same as per previous weeks. All players are asked to please attend or contact Terry Mc Manus 071 9855658. The squad will play their first set of games againts Roscommon on Tuesday evening next 07/08 in Kilbride.

[b]Hurling News[/b]

Under 14 Hurling Development Squad
Our Hurling Development squads will commence on this Tuesday evening 30/07, in Ballinamore at 7.30 pm. A bus will leave Manorhamilton at 6.20 pm. For further details players should contact their clubs.

National Hurling Blitz weekend
The weekend of 25-26/08/07 has been designated National hurling Blitz weekend and Leitrim will host a blitz for weaker Counties at under 14 level. Full details will be published during the next few weeks.
On this weekend our under 16 squad will play in a similar blitz in Cavan.

Summer camps
Now that our Vhi GAA Cul camps have concluded attention turns to our Hurling camps. Kevin Brisco , our hurling coach from Galway will cover all aspects of hurling skills during the three day camps. Their will be four all hurling summer camps during August as follows.
Manorhamilton …….. 30/07 to 01/08
Ballinamore ……….. 07/08 to 09/08
Carrick ……………… 13/08 to 15/08
Mohill ……………… 20/08 to 22/08

Camps will be open to boys and girls and the cost will be € 25 per person. There is no need to book for these camps, just come along on the morning. Don’t worry if you are not a member of a hurling club as we will cater for all levels. All necessary gear eg. hurleys and helmets will be provided at each camp.

Under 16 Championship
Our under 16 club championship will be run off on a league basis during August. Dates and fixtures are as follows. First named team have home venue. The top two teams will play off in the final.

Tuesday 14/08
St. Mary’s V Manorhamilton
Ballinamore V Mohill

Thursday 16/08
Ballinamore V St. Mary’s
Manorhamilton V Mohill

Tuesday 21/08
Mohill V St. Mary’s
Manorhamilton V Ballinamore



31-Jul-07 by Thomas Keenan