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Coaching & Games: Update on Staff Roles

Wednesday 14th May, 2014


Cork Coaching & Games wish to inform clubs of some changes to the Games Development Administrators' positions in Cork.Martin Coleman has returned to his full time role and will be responsible for Duhallow and also West Muskerry including the following clubsMacroom, Aghinagh, Dripsey, Cill na Martra, Béal Atha’n Ghaorthaidh, Naomh Aban,...

Rebel Óg Academy Development Squads Announced

Monday 12th May, 2014


The full list of players on the finalised Rebel Óg Academy U14, U15, U16 and U17 Hurling and Football Development Squads for 2014 was announced on May 12th on www.rebelog.ie.Rebel Óg Academy 2014 – Summer Training Panels AnnouncedKevin O’Donovan; Rebel Óg Academy AdministratorThe Rebel Óg Academy summer training panels for...

Muskerry Games Development News - May 12th

Sunday 11th May, 2014


Muskerry Games Development News 12/5/14Martin Coleman, GDAMuskerry U13 Hurling & Football Easter SessionsMuskerry U13 Regional Sessions started during Easter with two hurling and two football sessions taking place in Coachford and Cloughduv. We had an excellent turnout for the four sessions with over 50 players attending each session. The...

Munster Inter-Divisional U16 Hurling Tournaments - Update

Saturday 03rd May, 2014


Munster Inter-Divisional Hurling Under 16 Championshipvia munster.gaa.ieThe Munster Inter-Divisional Hurling Under 16 A and B Championship group stages took place on Saturday May 3rd. The results were as follows –A SECTIONGROUP STAGES SATURDAY MAY 3RDGROUP 1: BISHOPSTOWNSeandun A 2-14 North Tipperary 3-12Seandun A 2-06 East Clare 5-14East...

Seandún Games Development Newsletter

Thursday 24th April, 2014


Click here to download the Seándún Games Development Newsletter for April/May, issued by Colm Crowley GDA.

Rebel Óg Academy: Easter Programme 2014

Saturday 19th April, 2014


Click here to view the Rebel Óg Academy Programme for next week, Monday, April 21st to Friday, April 25th.Please note that in line with the Rebel Óg Master Fixture plan, there are no club games involving players at these age groups scheduled on the dates in question.Given the demands on all players, the focus of all educational elements at the Mardyke...

Dr. Michael Herlihy Cup Final - 1st Year Football

Wednesday 02nd April, 2014


Following their semi-final wins over Clonakilty CC and CP Bheanntraí on Friday last, Hamilton HS, Bandon and Mount St. Michael, Rosscarbery have progressed to the final of the Dr. Michael Herlihy First Year Football Cup.The final took place on April 4th at Sam Maguire Park, Dunmanway, as a curtain-raiser to the South West U21 A football final between...

Lee Flag Initiative: 2013 Winners Announced

Monday 31st March, 2014


LEE FLAG INITIATIVE 2013 WINNERS ANNOUNCED The winners of the 2013 LEE Flag Club Accreditation Scheme were announced at the Club Officers Workshop in Pairc Ui Chaoimh last Thursday.Ballincollig won the main Gold Award with Ballinhassig scooping the Silver and Cobh annexing the Bronze Award. These clubs will receive grant aid for coaching...

Good News for Rebel Óg Academy U16 Squads

Sunday 30th March, 2014


In a very positive move for the Rebel Óg Academy, our proposal to enter our four regional units in both A and B competitions has been accepted. This means that over 160 of the best hurlers in the county will be in action for eight different teams on the day, with every player in Cork having an opportunity to play at A level. The most teams entered by any other...

Coaches: Want to Sharpen Players' Hurling Skills?

Wednesday 19th March, 2014


As the new season is in full swing with league programmes, coaches all over the county are trying to sharpen players hurling skills and hand eye coordination.The video links attached shows Paudie Butler working with players on a hurling wall with drills that are suitable for all age groups.These videos provide coaches with valuable ideas for use with their...

Coaching & Games: Workshops for Coaches of Child Players

Tuesday 11th March, 2014


WORKSHOPS FOR COACHES OF CHILD PLAYERSAhead of the Monster Blitzes commencing on the 22nd of March, Cork Coaching & Games are running workshops for coaches of under 8 and 10 players tomorrow (Wednesday 12th) in the following locationsNemo Rangers @ 8pm for City ClubsEire Og @ 7pm for Carrigdhoun-Muskerry ClubsDunmanway @ 7.30pm for Carbery-Beara...

Dr. Michael O'Herlihy Cup Round 2 March 12th

Tuesday 11th March, 2014


Following a successful outing for round 1 of the Dr. Michael O'Herlihy Cup at Rossa Park, Skibbereen on Wednesday last, it's full steam ahead for round 2 at Clonakilty GAA Grounds, Ahamilla, tomorrow.While it was planned to have two groups of four tomorrow, the availability of further teams means that everyone is now included in two groups of five.Please...

Rebel Óg Academy U14-U16 Squads - Call for Players

Wednesday 05th March, 2014


Under the revised Rebel Óg Academy programme for 2014, a four-team regional structure underpins the selection of players for the Rebel Óg U14, U15 and U16 hurling and football squads. In short, the only route for any player to gain promotion to the Cork A squads is to first line out with his region and then be spotted by the County mentors.Regional...

Cork GAA Coaching and Games Activities Update

Monday 24th February, 2014


Cork Coaching And Games have undertaken a programme of club visits over the past month in the form of Coaching Workshops for club coaches. These workshops cover the basic fundamental movement skills and fun games for children as well as some skill development models. Coaching Officers meetings have been held in Avondhu, Duhallow, Imokilly and...

Upcoming Online Foundation Coaching Courses

Sunday 09th February, 2014


Online Foundation Coaching CoursesIt is now possible to do the Foundation course online. Please note at the moment you can only do a single code. All you have to do is contact Shane below and he will send on all the information needed. We ran our first online course last week in Carrigtwohill where over 40 people participated on the course. The feedback was very...

Upcoming Foundation & Award 1 Coaching Courses Update

Monday 27th January, 2014


Online Foundation Courses It is now possible to do the Foundation coaching course online. Please note at the moment you can only do a single code. All you have to do is contact Shane below and he will send on all the information needed. We ran our first online course last week in Carrigtwohill where over 40 people participated on the course. The feedback was very...

Coaching & Games Update: Upcoming Coaching Courses

Sunday 19th January, 2014


CORK COACHING & GAMES We are delighted to announce an exciting few weeks of upcoming workshops, foundation and Award 1 courses. HURLING COACHING WORKSHOPWITHMartin FogartyMartin will be doing a hurling workshop in Killeagh and needs no introduction after his successful stint as coach to Kilkenny senior hurlers over the past decade. He will be...

Gaelic Football Rule Changes from January 1st 2014

Friday 17th January, 2014


A number of new rules for Gaelic Football came into effect on January 1st, 2014 - see below for more information, or visit www.gaa.ie.Watch Marty Morrissey, Pat McEnaney and David Coldrick discussing the new rules below.New Rules For Gaelic Football The Gaelic Football Rule Changes which become operative on 1 January 2014 are as follows:1. Introduction...

Coaching Courses: Foundation (Online) and Award 1

Thursday 09th January, 2014


Online Hurling Foundation Coaching Course 2014 You can now do the theory part of a foundation course online over the course of 10 days and complete the practical module on a weekend with all the online students.A typical Foundation course takes up to 8 hours to complete. With the online course you can go at your own pace over the course of a few days and have the...

Coaching Workshop with Paul Flynn

Friday 15th November, 2013


CORK COACHING & GAMES HURLING COACHING WORKSHOPWITHPaul FlynnFlynn is Waterford's top championship scorer of all-time. He has won three Munster winners' medals, one National League winners' medal and one All-Star award. He was an All-Ireland runner-up on one occasion. A former manager of the Carlow under-21 hurling team, Flynn is currently coach...

John Morrison Coaching Workshop

Monday 11th November, 2013


CORK COACHING & GAMES FOOTBALL COACHING WORKSHOPWITHJohn MorrisonWe are glad to announce that John Morrison will be doing two workshops over the coming weekend, Friday night in Nemo Rangers and Saturday in Clonakilty. John has vast experience in coaching and was a successful double act with Mickey Moran for well over a decade. They first got involved...

GymEDGE Sports Programme

Monday 04th November, 2013


GymEDGE Programme - Saturday 16th of November This November, the Cork Coaching Forum returns with Gymnastics Ireland’s GymEDGE Sports Coach Development Programme. Following a pilot of the programme, formerly Springboard, the Cork Coaching Forum has teamed up with Gymnastics Ireland to bring the innovative “Gymnastics for your...

Coaching & Games Activity This Week

Monday 04th November, 2013


COACHING AND GAMES ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK 4th NOVEMBER 2013A summary of the main activities being worked on this week are as follows :Following on from the excellent Inter Regional Squad games last week in The North Mon GAA Complex Cork Coaching and Games have a few very exciting projects this week also.On Monday night Paudie Butler is in Castlemartyr for a...

Liam Sheedy Coaching Workshop

Monday 04th November, 2013


Cork Coaching and Games HURLING COACHING WORKSHOP WITH Liam Sheedy Liam Sheedy will be doing a Hurling Workshop in Mallow. Liam will need no introductions to many following his time as Tipperary hurling manager and current RTE analyst. His Tipperary team had plenty of admirers for their collective style and ability to get goals in the...

Coaching Workshop: Paudie Butler

Tuesday 29th October, 2013


Cork Coaching and Games HURLING COACHING WORKSHOPWITHPAUDIE BUTLERPaudie Butler returns to Cork for a WALL BALL Workshop in Castlemartyr. Paudie will need no introductions to many following his time as National Hurling Co-ordinator. Paudie is recognised as one of the best students of the game. He has coached Laois Senior Hurlers, Tipperary Minors and...

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