Coaching news – updated

Development squad coaching sessions

Starting on Monday last and continuing on Friday & Monday next, John Morrison will conduct coaching workshops for each of our development squads. These sessions are concentrating on technique and skill development along with tactical awareness. Club coaches are very welcome to attend any of these sessions. See details of sessions below.


Under 14 School of excellence

This squad will travel to Castlebar on Saturday next to take part in a blitz. Not all members of the panel will travel as only on team are entered, however all lads who dont travel on Saturday will be travelling to Sligo on Saturday September 12th for a blitz.

Bus times as follows for Saturday next. Travelling players not on the direct bus route should meet the bus at the Bush hotel car park

Manorhamilton 10.00, Factory turn 10.10, Drumkeerin 10.15, Drumshanbo 10.35, Leitrim 10.45, Ck-on-Shannon  10.50.


Players eligible to travel on Saturday:

Declan Daly, Kellan McHugh, Anthony Maguire, Conor Moran, Darren Murray, Kevin McWeeney, Cian Rock, Kevin Shanley, Micheal Clancey, Cathal Keegan, Shane McCarty, Darragh Gordon, Darren Kenny, Shane Sullivan, Joe Maguire, Alan McCann, Paul McGoldrick, Cathal McCauley, Shane Walsh, Brian Fox, David Percival, Rory McTage, Thomas Rolskis, Kieran Campbell



Under 15 School of excellence

John Morrison will conduct a coaching session for the under 15 squad on Friday morning next in Leitrim Gaels GAA grounds, commencing at 10.00am. This session will concentrate on technique & skill development and will not be a physical training session. All players are asked to bring a tennis ball to the session and to ensure they have their own water bottle. Any players injured at present are asked to attend as they can observe from the sidelines. Bus times and routes as follows

Ballinmore 9.00, Mohill 9.15, Masonite 9.25, Ck – on – Shannon 9.35, Leitrim 9.45.

Manorhamilton 9.00, Factory turn 9.10, Drumkeerin 9.15, Drumshanbo 9.35, Leitrim 9.45.


Under 16 Development squad

On this Wednesday evening 19/08 our under 16 squad will contest the Fr. Manning shield final against Offaly at the Longford Slashers GAA grounds in Longford, commencing at 6.00pm, All support would be very welcome.

Bus routes and times as follows

Kinlough 3.25, Manorhamilton 3.40, Factory Turn 3.50, Drumkeerin 3.55, Drumshanbo 4.15, Leitrim 4.25, Ck – on – Shannon 4.30, Longford 5.00.

Ballinamore 3.30, Carrigallen 3.50, Aughavas 4.00, Cloone 4.10, Mohill 4.20, Masonite 4.30, Dromod (pitch) 4.40, Longford 5.00.

Next session for the under 16 squad will take place on Monday next 24th August in Leitrim Gaels GAA grounds. This session will be conducted by John Morrison. Bus times as follows.

Ballinamore 9.00, Mohill 9.15, Masonite 9.25, Ck – on – Shannon 9.35, Leitrim 9.45.

Manorhamilton 9.00, Factory Turn 9.10, Drumkeerin 9.15, Drumshanbo 9.35, Leitrim 9.45.



18-Aug-09 by Thomas Keenan