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Club Coaching Programme targeting U10 & U12 coaches

April 15th, 2011

A Chairde,
Find see below information about Club Coaching Programme targeting U10 & U12 coaches. This programme will be focusing in on improving coaching practices at this age group. This programme is to be delivered over 3 sessions with the first getting under way next Thursday 21st April, start time 7pm to be finished @ 8:30. The following is the name of HOST venue where you club is asked to attend.
HOST VENUE Ballybay – Aughnamullen, Drumhowan, Latton, Rockcorry, Clontibret  Tutors – Colin Malone & Paul O’Connor
HOST VENUE Clones – Aghabog, Currin, Eire Og, Killeavan, Seans –  Tutors – Marty Corey & Ann McKenna
Can you please confirm to me by Wednesday @ 4pm if you club will or will not be attending & how many coaches you plan to send.
Please see below further information about this programme.
Yours in GAA

Paul O’Connor
Games Development Manager
Monaghan County Grounds
Cloghan, Annyalla
developmentmanager.monaghan AT gaa DOT ie


Monaghan Club Coaching Programme 2011




Our main focus for 2011 will be U10 & U12 age groups. With this age group we hope to undertake 3 practical sessions which will focus on a specific area outlined below. These 3 practical sessions will be delivered in 5 regions throughout the county; The regions are, Carrickmacross, Castleblayney, Ballybay, Monaghan Harps and Clones. Each one of these clubs will host the 3 sessions in their club and clubs from the surrounding areas will be asked to travel to the nearest host centre. PLEASE SEE TABLE BELOW WHICH OUTLINES EACH REGION & WHERE CLUBS ARE ASKE TO TARVEL TO.



Below outlines what Monaghan Coaching Staff will be focusing on in each of the 3 sessions.

Session No. Title What will be covered
1. Coaching a skill   & Games IDEA Method / Head,Hands,Feet / Spot & Fix.Types of games & progressions to these games.
2 Tactical plays &

Keeping Possession

Forward play / movement / BAD . Defensive play / 4 D’s / Tackling. Support Play / Movement off the ball.
3 Strength & Conditioning / Running technique Exercises that can be done during session and at home to help develop the player in these areas



The regions & dates that the 3 practical sessions will be delivered on.

Aughnamullen Aghabog Corduff Fergal OHanlons Blackhill
Drumhowan Currin Donaghmoyne Scotstown Cremartin
Latton Eire Og Inniskeen Truagh Doohamlet
Rockcorry Killeevan Killanny Emyvale Oram
Clontibret Seans Maraghcloone Tyholland Toome
Apr  21st/ 28th  May 5th May 12th/ 19th /26th Jun  7th /14th/ 21st



In the event of being unable to attend the region outlined for your club, please contact Paul O’Connor if you wish to attend an alternative venue.



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