A number of Football Team Management positions are available for 2014. The jobs are Minor Team and Junior C. If you are interested in being considered or in recommending anyone you are requested to contact Johnny Mills (details through office). Expression of interest is requested before Friday 31st January. Following applications a small board will meet with candidates and recommend the filling of the appointments.
The attached links are to details for those coaches that need to undertake courses in 2014.
Courses Spring 2014
Courses will start at 7pm (10am Saturdays) and cost €10pp. Courses are certified by Coaching Ireland and both dates must be completed to receive certification.
Courses will start at 7pm (10am Saturdays) and cost €80pp. Courses are certified by Coaching Ireland and all dates must be completed to receive certification.
Code of Best Practice
Award 1, child, Venue - Ashbourne
Award 1, Youth/Adult, Venue – Simonstown
Foundation Courses Courses will start at 7pm (10am Saturdays) and cost €10pp. Courses are certified by Coaching Ireland and both dates must be completed to receive certification.
Award One Football: Child (u13 down) Donaghmore/Ashbourne February 10th, 12th, 15th, 19th, and 22nd Youth/Adult (u14 up) Simonstown Feb 24th, 27th, March 1st, 3rd, 6th and 8th Hurling: Youth/Adult Trim March 19th, 22nd, 24th, 26th, 29th Courses will start at 7pm (10am Saturdays) and cost €80pp.
Courses are certified by Coaching Ireland and all dates must be completed to receive certification. Code of Best Practice The GAA’s Child Welfare Training Programme is a mandatory requirement for all persons working with children in the Association. Courses will start at 7pm and cost €10pp. Ballivor January 20th Aras Tailteann January 29th St. Michaels February 24th Duleek March 6th St. Colmcilles March 10th Summerhill March 12th *Attendance at this workshop is also mandatory for any person who undertakes our Foundation Award Course. Places must be booked in advance of the course.
To book a place or for more information on any of the above courses contact firstname.lastname@example.org Meath Coaching and Games hosting a workshop on Feb 8th in Aras Tailteann from 11am to 1pm. Maximising Performance In Gaelic Football 2-Hour workshop (outdoor practical & indoor presentation based) aimed at exploring and sharing information and supporting data on how a games-based approach to training and preparations is best suited to: •Bringing your coaching philosophy to life •Integrating the player’s “game-sense” development with their physical, technical and tactical development •
Training more specifically towards meeting the physical demands of the game and your game-plan(s) Brought to you by Meath Coaching & Games in association with Redback Biotek (www.redbackbiotek.com) and VX Sport (www.vxsport.com) this workshop will be facilitated by Dr.Kieran Collins ( Lead Lecturer Sports Science & Health Dept. IT Tallaght) and Paul Clarke (Performance Development Coach) and is aimed at Youth team and Adult team Coaches. It promises to be a thought provoking and engaging insight into how sports science can support and serve the coach and players on the training field. The O’Neill’s Leinster GAA Coaching Conference 2014, Prepare to Succeed – Conditioning the Mind and Body for the Season Ahead, will take place on Saturday 1st February at IT Carlow from 10am – 3.30pm. Registration is €30 and this includes a delegate pack supplied by O’Neill’s.
You can register by contacting Leinster offices at 057-8682000.
Keep up to date with Coaching and Games activities on Facebook (Meath Gaa Development), Twitter (@MeathCoaching) and the new Meath GAA website coming soon.
Simonstown Gaels U12 boys are back in training every Monday night on the Astroturf from 7 to 8 at Simonstown.
New members welcome and any of the lads we haven’t seen in a while even more welcome.
Contact Derek 086 8202835 or Tommy 086 1219752 for further info.
Experienced Part-time bar person required for the Club Bar. CVs to Jim Tobin, Bar Committee Chairperson, Simonstown Gaels GFC, by Friday 25th October.
Vacany – SENIOR FOOTBALL MANAGER – Executive has formed a committee to hold interviews and come back with a recommendation. If you wish to be considered for this Voluntary Position, please contact Gerry McDonagh before Friday 18th October – 087 7380141
A chara, A new GAA/GPA joint venture initiative is taking place over the next 2 to 3 weeks. The Elvery’s GAA/GPA Youth Camps in football and hurling are running in certain counties for boys aged 13-15 years of age. These camps are co-ordinated and coached by leading inter-county players within their own county (for example: Michael Murphy Donegal, Michael Fennelly Kilkenny, Bernard Brogan Dublin). The website address to sign up to, is www.elverysyouthcamps.gaa.ie. Proinsias Ó Floinn Rúnaí Coiste na Mí C.L.G. 0879100426 – Meath County Committee 046 – 9022780 (Phone) 046 – 9072421 (fax) email@example.com