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Development News this week includes:
· Camán Get a Grip Antrim
· An Riocht Down Tournament
· Camán Get a Grip Longford
· Belfast Development Squad
Camán Get a Grip Antrim
St Marys Secondary School on the Glen Road Belfast hosted the Antrim Camán Get a Grip Course on Tuesday the 22nd September. 21 coaches from St Pauls, Loch Mor Dal Gcais, Rossa, Glenavey and St Johns attended on the night. The concluding night of the course takes place this Thursday the 24th September.
Action from the Antrim Camán Get a Grip Course
An Riocht Down Tournament
An Riocht Camogie Club and Down Camogie ran an excellent day of Camogie on Saturday 19th September last. The Patsy Conkey U12 and Sharon Morgan U16 Camogie tournaments were held in Dunavil. 41 teams from Antrim, Armagh, Derry, Down and Tyrone took part with 500 underage players and 90 team mentors on the day.
After 150 matches Ballygalget (Down) won the Sharon Morgan Cup defeating Tir na nOg Randalstown (Antrim).An Riocht (Down) won the Sharon Morgan Shield defeating Killeavy (Armagh).
The Patsy Conkey Cup was won by Bellaghy (Derry) defeating Liatroim (Down).
Longstone (Down) won the Patsy Conkey Shield defeating Meabh O’Neills (Armagh) while
the Patsy Conkey Plate was won by Atticall (Down) defeating Mullaghbawn (Armagh) in the Final.
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Atticall Under 12's
Camán Get a Grip Longford
A Camán Get a Grip foundation camogie coaching course took place in Longford on Saturday 19th September. This is the first Camogie specific Foundation Course held in the county. 7 participants took part on the day. Topics covered on the day included the role of the coach, the hurley & grips, skill development, fundamentals, mini games & planning. Thanks to Kenagh for the use of their facilities & well done to all who participated!
Action from Longford Camán Get a Grip
Coaches completing the Camán Get a Grip Course Longford
Belfast Development Squad
The Belfast Development squad commences this Sunday the 27th September in Whiterock leisure centre.
This is a new initiative that will provide 30 u13 girls and 30 u15 girls with expert coaching over a 6 week period. There will be 8 clubs in the greater Belfast area catered for in this new programme. Thanks to Belfast City Council for their support in this initiative.