Monday, 30 March 2015

GAA Coaching Corner

U12 football Go Games blitz part two

The second of our U12 football Go Games blitzs will be held this week at six different venues. All clubs will receive details this week regarding groups, times and venues. 

U8/U10 Go Games blitzs for May/June

At our U8/U10 football and hurling Go Games blitz launch all clubs received their groups for our May and June blitzs. All club coaching officers also received details by email. Each club will play home and away at both U8/U10 level over the next six weeks. County U8 Go Games blitz will be held in Dr. Hyde Park on Saturday June 11th.

Roscommon U17 football development squad

All clubs are asked to email Willie Hegarty on with names of players who are of the required standard to form our U17 development football squad for 2011. It is hoped to have our first session on Saturday May 7th in Kilbride. Garreth Carroll will take charge of the squad this year.

Best wishes in New York 

The Coaching Corner would like to wish Roscommon senior team and management the very best of luck against New York in the first round of the Connacht Championship on next Sunday evening in Gaelic Park (8 pm Irish time). Coaching Corner wishes all supporters a very pleasant trip and an enjoyable stay in New York.

Coaching session for U15 football development squad

Roscommon U15 football development squad will have a coaching session in Kilbride GAA pitch on this Saturday morning April 30th at 10.30 am. Players must be togged by 10.15 am.

Primary schools Go Games blitzs

All our football and hurling Go Games blitzs will take place after the Easter holidays. This term it is 3rd and 4th class in football and 5th and 6th class boys and girls in hurling. All blitzs will be run by our full and part time coaches along with our TY students from the various secondary schools.

Roscommon GAA VHI Cúl camp dates and venues

Roscommon Coaching and Games Development have announced all their dates and venues for this year’s Roscommon GAA VHI Cúl Camps in both football and hurling. See our website for details. 

Applications for VHI Cul camp employment

Roscommon Coaching and Games Development are inviting applications from third level students for employment on our Football and Hurling VHI Cul Camps for 2011. We urge all students to send in their CV to GAA Games Manager Willie Hegarty by email to by April 29th. All students who apply must ensure they have received GAA Garda clearance. No person can be employed this year without being Garda vetted.