Coaching - Youth Coaching Content

Welcome to the Mayo GAA Coaching and Games Development page for Youths
The OTu Coaching Model
Mayo GAA are proud to present The OTu Coaching Model.
The term OTu (the O as in Oxygen and Tu, the Irish for you) has it's origin in the fact that players who make the Effort to push back their performance frontiers, can enter the zone of performance Excellence known as the E-Zone.
The OTu Coaching Model operates on the principle that players will Excel when the 3 T's and the 3 P's are integrated and developed in a manner which has regard for the best Coaching practice - 3 C's. It was developed by Pat Daly. Head of games in Croke Park 
Starting with the Introduction below, use the videos to explore OTu......
Introduction to OTu
 
 
 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Catching
 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Kicking from the Hands
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Kicking from the Ground 
 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Lifting
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Passing 
 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Soloing 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Evading 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Tackling 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Goalkeeping 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Scoring 
T1 - Technical Proficiency - Set Pieces
 
T2 - Tactical Prowess
Video to follow 
T3 - Team-Play / Tactical Ploys
Video to follow