National Hurling Development

Provincial Coaching Workshop – Connacht

National Hurling Development Manager, Martin Fogarty and Connacht Hurling Director, Damien Coleman present an opportunity to learn from and interact with Legends of the Game of Hurling at a not-to-be-missed workshop.

Venue & Date:   May 20th.   

Connacht Centre of Excellence, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo

Registration: 10.30 a.m. Workshop: 11.00 – 02.15 p.m. Lunch 02.15 p.m.


Practical and station based with participants rotating to each station, followed by Q & A session with the guest coaches.


  • Goalkeeping and goalkeeping plays
  • Fitness with the ball
  • The Basics of Defending
  • Attacking & Striking
  • Questions & Answers


Lead coach at each station will be one of our high profile guest coaches supported by a local Games Development Officer.

  • D.J. Carey, (Kilkenny)
  • Jamesie O’ Connor (Clare)
  • Ollie Canning (Galway)
  • Eamon O’ Shea, (Tipperary)
  • Brendan Cummins (Tipperary)


Early booking advisable as places are limited

Enquiries: All enquiries to Martin Fogarty.       

Email: Connacht

Registration:          €20 (includes lunch)



12-May-17 by Coaching and Games Development