Coaching & Games Newsletter


Coaching & Games Newsletter


Community Hurling Development Officer – Leitrim

Leitrim G.A.A. in partnership with Leitrim Co. Council wishes to recruit a Community Hurling Development Officer for County Leitrim. The position will be a Full Time, 1 year contract. The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation of community hurling development initiatives within the county. The successful candidate will report to both Leitrim GAA and Leitrim County Council personnel.

The overall purpose of the job will be:
– Ensuring delivery of integrated hurling development programmes throughout the county;
– The promotion of social inclusion through hurling and camogie;
– Delivering active hurling development to key target communities;
– Increasing participation and the opportunities for participation in hurling and camogie in Leitrim.

Application forms, Qualifications and Particulars of offices available from: and or from Admin Office, Leitrim G.A.A., Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada, Ck-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim

Application Forms to:
Games Development Manager
Leitrim G.A.A.
Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada
Co. Leitrim

Candidates must be available for interview on Thursday 12th May 2011

Latest Date for applications: 4pm on Wednesday 27th April 2011



Development Squads

U-16 Development squad
Trials for this years under 16 development squad commenced on Saturday last in Ballinaglera GAA grounds with a great turnout. Further trials will take place this evening, Wednesday 20th in Kiltubrid at 7.30pm with a final trial in Ballinaglera on Saturday next April 23rd commencing at 10am. This year the squad will be managed by former County senior goalkeeper Enda Lyons from Carrigallen along with Hughie Clinton from Dromahair and Joe Cox from Annaduff.

VHI GAA Cul camps 2011
Application forms will be distributed through the clubs and schools after the Easter break, however on-line booking has now commenced and we would encourage as many parents as possible to use this booking format. Camp type means, activities in Football, Hurling & Camogie will take place at the camp.

Code Venue Dates Camp type Cost per Child F/ H/ C 1st. 2nd. 3rd.
LM01 Ck – on – Shannon 4th. July – 08th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM02 Manorhamilton 4th. July – 08th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45

LM03 Drumshanbo 11th. July – 15th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM04 Kinlough 11th. July – 15th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM05 Dromod 11th. July – 15th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45

LM06 Aughavas 18th. July – 22rd. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM07 Dromahair 18th. July – 22rd. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM08 Gortletteragh 18th. July – 22rd. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45

LM09 Drumkeerin 25th. July – 29th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM10 Fenagh 25th. July – 29th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45
LM11 Leitrim 25th. July – 29th. July F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45

LM12 Ballinamore 8th. August – 12th August F/ H/ C €60 €50 €45

County Coordinator : Thomas Keenan 087 – 6591049

For further information on any of the above contact:

County Coaching officer – Padraig McGourty
Ph: 086 – 8106431


Games Manager – Thomas Keenan
Ph: 087 – 6591049 











21-Apr-11 by Leitrim GAA