Coaching News

Coach education Workshops
The next in our series of coaching workshops been conducted by John Morrison & Mickey Moran will take place on Saturday morning next the 06/12 in Drumshanbo GAA park, commencing at 11.00 am. This workshop will concentrate on developing skills in match related situations. We would again ask all coaches to make an effort to attend these workshops and ensure that their clubs & teams have best practise information to work with.

The games approach to skill development

1. 21/11/08 – Building the future

2. 22/11/08 – The global skills, part to whole – "Head – Hands – Feet"

3. 06/12/08 – Group management of delivery of skills in match related games 1v1, 2v2 etc.
4. 13/12/08 – Game sense – where skills are seen to play a part in tactics and game plans eg. Cross field, quarter, half and full field games.

Further information can be had by contacting Thomas Keenan on 087-6591049 or by email at

Tutor Trainer
Congrats to Matt Gaffey who completed the final phase of his tutor training programme, inÓgalway last week. Well done Matt.



03-Dec-08 by Thomas Keenan