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Upcoming coaching webinars and online workshops unveiled

March 10th, 2021

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Ulster GAA have unveiled a new schedule of coaching webinars and online workshops taking place over the coming few months.

These live and interactive virtual events will explore a broad range of topics across GAA Coaching & Games and will be delivered by a variety of coaching experts.

The webinars/workshops will be free to access via MS Teams, and details of how to register are below.


 

‘Planning for the Condensed Season’ – Killian Conlan

7.30pm, Wednesday 31 March 2021 

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • Lessons learned from the experience of the 2020 Season around conditioning and injury prevention.
  • The type of training that best prepares our players for a short sharp competition phase, specifically the importance of developing match fitness through games.

Register here:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/planning-for-the-condensed-season-tickets-144406482677


‘How to Plan a Better Session’ — Garreth Thornton

7.30pm, Wednesday 7th April 2021

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • This webinar will look at ways of planning a better training session.
  • This will include session content, timings, organisation and structure.

Register here:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-plan-a-better-session-tickets-144407020285


 ‘Mental Toughness’ — Frank Dawson/Brendan Harpur

7.30pm, Wednesday 14th April 2021

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • Mental Toughness in Gaelic Games.
  • How can resilience be developed through Coaching.
  • Some practical examples of Mental Toughness.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mental-toughness-tickets-144411810613


‘Setting Up a Nursery Programme’ — Terence McWilliams/Garreth Thornton

7.30pm, Wednesday 21st April 2021

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • How to plan and implement a Club Nursery for 3/4 year olds.
  • How to plan and implement a Club Gaelic Start Programme for 4/5 year olds.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/setting-up-a-nursery-programme-tickets-144451354891


‘Athletic Development/Fundamentals Movement Skills’ — Eoin McNicholl/Garreth Thornton

7.30pm, Wednesday 28th April 2021

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • Define Physical Literacy and how to incorporate movements into a session.
  • Identify bodyweight exercises to players at the Fundamentals phase.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/athletic-development-fundamental-movement-skills-tickets-144453007835


 ‘The Skill of Coaching a Child’ — Garreth Thornton

7.30pm, Wednesday 5th May

This workshop will focus on the skills required for coaching a child.

It will centre on:

  • Communication
  • Coaching Language
  • Organisation
  • ‘Tricks of the trade’

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-skill-of-coaching-a-child-tickets-144454839313


‘Athletic Development for the Youth Player ‘— Eoin McNicholl

7.30pm, Wednesday 19th May

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • Demonstrating Functional Movement patterns.
  • Injury prevention and planning.
  • Speed development technique.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/athletic-development-for-the-youth-player-tickets-144657800375


‘Coaching the Skill of Working of the Ball’ — Anthony Harkin/Brendan Harpur

7.30pm, Wednesday 26th May

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • The importance of Working of the Ball in Gaelic Games.
  • How to Coach working of the Ball in Gaelic Games.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/coaching-the-skill-of-working-off-the-ball-tickets-144658374091


 ‘Effectiveness of Conditioned Games’ — (Kevin McGuigan)

7.30pm, Wednesday 2nd June

At the end of this webinar, Coaches will have been exposed to:

  • The benefits of Conditioned Games as a medium for Coaching (technical/tactical/team play/fitness).
  • Matching the correct Conditioned Game to the specific problem.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/effectiveness-of-conditioned-games-tickets-144659569667


 

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