Monthly Archives: February 2011

Ulster Under 10 Indoor Hurling Blitz

Ulster Under 10 Indoor Hurling Blitz

February 28th, 2011 | Events

Venue: Meadowbank Sports Arena, Magherafelt, Co. Derry Info: All Hurling Clubs are invited to attend, BUT must be pre-registered. Registration is £10 per Club (although clubs may enter as many teams as they wish) and must be done before Friday 4th March. The Morning Blitz is nearly full to capacity while there is still space […]

* CANCELLED – Club Mentor Workshop

* CANCELLED – Club Mentor Workshop

February 28th, 2011 | Events

** Please note this course is cancelled until a later date. ** Venue: Cloghan, Annyala, Co Monaghan Tutor: Sheena Tally Info: This workshop is specific to Ladies Gaelic Football mentors and coaches and explains the rules of the game, looking at the differences in red cards, yellow cards and fouls. It also addresses the Ladies […]

Club Mentor Workshop

Club Mentor Workshop

February 28th, 2011 | Events

Venue: Strabane Sigersons, Co Tyrone Tutor: Sheena Tally Info: This workshop is specific to Ladies Gaelic Football mentors and coaches and explains the rules of the game, looking at the differences in red cards, yellow cards and fouls. It also addresses the Ladies Gaelic Football Associations injury fund and explains the protocols for it’s use. […]

Games to Develop Football (Youth: 12–18 Year Olds)

Games to Develop Football (Youth: 12–18 Year Olds)

February 28th, 2011 | Events

Venue: Kingspan Breffni Park, Cavan Tutor: Diarmaid Marsden Info: This outdoor observation session will look at games (Conditioned & Small sided) specifically for those players involved from 12 to 18 years of age. Please note that this course is provided free of charge and is open to all coaches. Contact: To register your interest or […]

Ulster Club League Round-up

Ulster Club League Round-up

February 28th, 2011 | Blog

The Ulster Club football and hurling leagues are well underway across the nine counties of Ulster. So far many matches have proved to be extremely competitive and enthralling to watch. The competitions across senior and intermediate level give clubs an opportunity to compete at provincial level for a club title. Results and fixtures are posted […]

Ulster Hurling Roadshow

Ulster Hurling Roadshow

February 28th, 2011 | Homepage News

As part of the ongoing development of hurling in Ulster, the Ulster hurling development staff embarked on a novel way to assist with the development of hurling in Ulster. Rather than delivering single workshops over a number of nights one full day of six workshops was organised with an expert visiting coach used to bring […]

Cross to meet Brigid’s in Club Final

Cross to meet Brigid’s in Club Final

February 28th, 2011 | Homepage News

AIB GAA All-Ireland Club Football Senior Championship Semi Final: Crossmaglen (Armagh) 2-11 Kilmacud Crokes (Dublin) 1-12 Armagh’s Crossmaglen Rangers will meet St Brigid’s of Roscommon in the final of the AIB GAA All-Ireland Club Football Senior Championship after both were victorious in their semi-finals over the weekend. On Sunday, Crossmaglen overcame the Dublin champions Kilmacud […]

All Ireland Scór na nÓg Success

All Ireland Scór na nÓg Success

February 24th, 2011 | Homepage News

A massive congratulations goes out to all Ulster acts who took place in this year’s All Ireland Scór na nÓg final.  All Ulster participants represented their Province, their County and their Club with great distinction.  It’s a lovely honour for the young people who participated to know that they are ambassadors for Ulster GAA and […]

Canada GAA Convention

Canada GAA Convention

February 23rd, 2011 | Homepage News

The Gaelic Athletic Association’s Canadian County Board’s Annual Convention was well attended with riveting debate on Sunday 20th February  in Ajax, Ontario. In five provinces of Canada there are 11 cities with 16 affiliated GAA clubs. Special guests were Uachtarán Chomhairle Uladh C.L.G. Aogán Ó Fearghail and Rúnaí Chomhairle Uladh C.L.G. Donall Ó Murchu who […]

Living Together – Giving Together

Living Together – Giving Together

February 23rd, 2011 | Events

A Celebration of Volunteering in Sports, Arts and Faith-Based Organisations Venue: Long Gallery, Stormont Volunteering in Sports, Arts and Faith-based Organisations – it’s always happened. It happens every day, every week, so does it largely go un-noticed? Is it so much part of the fabric of our community life that we don’t recognise and value […]

Club Mentor Workshop

Club Mentor Workshop

February 22nd, 2011 | Events

Venue: Casement Park, Belfast Tutor: Sheena Tally Info: This workshop is specific to Ladies Gaelic Football mentors and coaches and explains the rules of the game, looking at the differences in red cards, yellow cards and fouls. It also addresses the Ladies Gaelic Football Associations injury fund and explains the protocols for its use. Places […]

Poet, Patriot, Scientist and Scholar

Poet, Patriot, Scientist and Scholar

February 22nd, 2011 | Homepage News

The extraordinary career of one of the greatest historical figures from Tyrone, Ulster and Ireland will be revived at a launch of a biography of Dr George Sigerson (1836-1925) at the Cardinal Ó Fiaich Library and Archive, Armagh, on next Tuesday, 1 March, at 7.30 p.m. From a local perspective, Dr Sigerson – who was […]

Ulster Hurling Road Show

Ulster Hurling Road Show

February 22nd, 2011 | Events

Venue: Dunloy GAA Academy, Co Antrim Info: There will be 6 Workshops on developing Hurling / Camogie Players and Coaches. Guest Coaches on the day include Tipperary’s Eamon O’Shea & Eoin Kelly, former Antrim Player’s Shane Elliot, Johnny McIntosh, Brian McFall and Dominic McKinley along with the Ulster GAA Hurling Staff. The cost is £10.00 […]

The Perfect Coaching Session

The Perfect Coaching Session

February 22nd, 2011 | Events

Venue: Cremartin GAC, Co Monaghan Tutors: Tony Scullion & Kevin McGuigan Info: This outdoor observation session will look at principles, guidelines and application of heart rate analysis to monitor the intensity of training. The objective of the session is to provide those attending with an overview of the area and the knowledge required to devise […]

Understanding Systems of Play

Understanding Systems of Play

February 22nd, 2011 | Events

Venue: Loughinisland GAC, Co Down Tutors: Terence McWilliams Info: This will involve a theory session looking at modern systems of play in Gaelic games. Participants will be shown videos of teams that play particular systems of play and then different methods will be used as to how these systems may be practised in coaching sessions. […]

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