Thursday, 30 October 2014

Coaching Corner

U14 football development  squads 2011

Roscommon coaching and games development are please to announce that they are ready to commence U14 football development squad regional coaching sessions on Saturday May 14th at the venues listed. All club coaching officers are asked to contact their club’s U14 management and advise them to send in the players they think are of the required standard to take part in the coaching sessions.

  Venues, dates and times for your club players as follows – Mid-Roscommon.  

Venue: Kilbride. Time: 9.30 am, Saturday 14 May. Clubs: Kilbride, Roscommon Gaels, Oran, St Faithleachs and St Ciarans. Contact: Kieran Hughes on 086-8154909. 

  South Roscommon. Venue: St Aidans. Time: 9.30 am, Saturday 14 May. Clubs: St Aidan’s, St Brigid’s, St Dominic’s, Padraig Pearses, Clann na nGael. 

Contact: Billy Morris on 086-8229817. 

  West Roscommon. Venue: Michael Glaveys. Time: 9.30 am, Saturday 14 May. Clubs: Michael Glavey’s, Eire Og, Western Gaels, Tulsk, St Croans. 

Contact: Sean Brennan on 085-1741773. 

  North/East Roscommon. Venue: Elphin. Time: 9.30 am, Saturday 14 May. Clubs: Ballinameen, Boyle, St Michael’s, Shannon Gaels, Kilmore, Elphin, Strokestown, Kilglass Gaels, St Barry’s, St Ronan’s. Contact: Peter Carney on 086-8534709. 


Roscommon U15 football development squad

The next coaching session for our U15 football development squad is on this Saturday morning May 14th at 10.30 am sharp in Kilbride GAA pitch. All players to be togged by 10.15 am. 


Roscommon U17 football development squad

The next coaching session for our U17 football development squad is on this Saturday morning May 14th at 11.15 am sharp in Kilbride GAA pitch.


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 the 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 Sports Partnership Board meeting

The next meeting of the Roscommon Sports Partnership Board is on Monday evening next, May 16th at 6 pm in the VEC offices, Roscommon. 


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. Details from 086-8356227.


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 willie.hegarty.gm.roscommon@gaa.ie by Friday May 13th, which is the closing day for applications. All students who apply must ensure they have received GAA Garda clearance. No person can be employed this year without being Garda vetted.


New email address for GAA games managers

The new email address for Roscommon’s GAA Games manager Willie Hegarty is as follows: willie.hegarty.gm.roscommon@gaa.ie. Alternatively contact Willie by mobile on 086-8356227.