Elverys Connacht GAA Provincial Coaching

  • Feb 05,2008

Elverys Connacht GAA Provincial Coaching



Saturday 23rd February 2008 @ 9.30am

In the

Mc William Park Hotel, Claremorris


Keynote Speakers:

Paudie Butler:-

“Coaching the Skills – Simple or Complex?”


Colm O’Rourke:-

“Building the Foundation



                     Creating Scoring Opportunities: Pat O’Shea


   Integrated Fitness for Hurling:  Paudie Butler & Damien Coleman


Final Address:

The Challenge of Management: Ger Loughnane









10:15 am

Joe Flynn Chairman of Connacht Coaching Games

Larry Quinn – Chairman Connacht Council

Opening Address & Keynote Speakers


Christy Cooney – National Chairman of Coaching & Games

11:00 am

Keynote Address 1:

Paudie Butler National Director of Hurling:

Coaching The Skills – Simple or Complex?

11:45 am

Keynote Address 2:

Colm O’Rourke RTE Analyst & Former Meath Footballer:

Building the Foundation

12:30 pm



1:30 pm

(Football) Pat O’Shea Kerry Manager:

Creating Scoring Opportunities

1:30 pm

(Hurling) Paudie Butler & Damien Coleman:

Integrated Fitness Drills for Hurling

Final Address

3:00 pm

Ger Loughnane Galway Hurling Manager:

The Challenge of Management


Please return your application form with the required fee to any of the Games Administrators listed below, or return to John Tobin, Provincial Coaching and Games Manager, Connacht GAA Office, Clare Street, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo on or before the 15th of February 2008.


Minimum of 2 coaches expected from each club.


County Games Administrators

Damien Coleman, Dominick Street, Portumna, Co. Mayo                              087 2661695


Billy Mc Nicholas, Lisheenabrone, Swinford, Co. Mayo                              087 2497407


Tom Mc Manus, Conagher, Irishtown, Claremorris, Co. Galway                 087 2612089


Willie Hegarty, Kileenboy, Kilteevin, Co. Roscommon                                 086 8356227


Thomas Keenan, Breanross South, Mohill, Co. Leitrim                                 087 6591049


Liam Og Gormley, Ballyfahy, Bunnanadden, Ballymote, Co. Sligo              086 8254420