The final day of the Camogie level 2 ‘Solo to Success’ took place on Saturday last in Ardclough in Kildare. There is only the practical session to complete now and the 2016 group will be complete!
Back Row: l to r: Ger Gribben (tutor), Damien Young (tutor), Enda McAteer, Finbarr McCarthy, Damian Cremins, Colum Delaney, Paul Stewart, PJ Gaynor, Liam Vallely, Breda Wall, Patrick Mullaney (tutor).
Front Row: l to r: Sinead Feeney , Fiona Ni Shuilleabhain, Mary Ellen Gribben, Ted Walsh, Niall Jackman, David Carroll, Niall Sutton, Damien McGrath and Pat Nolan.
The next Level 2 course takes place in Charleville Cork in January/February 2017.
In other development news….
· NS Blitzes in full swing
· ‘Club is Key’ Cork
· Camán Get a Grip Kildare & Meath
· Camogie4Teens Tipperary & Kildare
· Whistle4Féile Programme
NS Blitzes in full swing
Thanks to the 140 girls from Derry and Antrim school that took part in a primary school blitz on November 28th in Meadowbank. Thanks to Aimee Devlin for all her work in these schools. Schools that took part included St Patrick Loup, Millquater, Holy family, New row, St Mary Greenlough, St Johns Swatragh and Anahorish Primary school.
Action from first camogie blitz of the year in Belleek Primary school in Fermanagh with 40 girls taking part
Newtowncashel National School Longford who attended a blitz in Longford recently.
‘Club is Key’ Cork
This was the first workshop as part of the "Club is Key" club support programme which is being run in the Avondhu Division in Cork in conjunction with the Cork Sports Partnership. Over the course of the next 3 months, 10 clubs in the Avondhu division will benefit from a range of workshops/seminars aimed at supporting the club officers/volunteers.
21 new coaches from the clubs of North Cork completed the Foundation Level Camán Get a Grip course with tutors were Eileen Gleeson and April Purcell. The programme continues on Saturday December 3rd with a "First Whistle" referee course.
Camán Get a Grip Kildare & Meath
21 participants completed the Camán Get a Grip Coaching Course held in Clane Kildare with tutors Lizzie Byrne and Brendan Phelan,
Meanwhile the Camán Get a Grip Meath took place in Blackhall Gaels GAA club with 13 participants. Thanks to tutor Lisa McAliskey.
Camogie4Teens Tipperary & Kildare
20 participants from Camogie4Teens Tipperary completing the First Whistle Course with tutor Cathal Egan.
22 girls completing the Camogie4Teens initiative in Kildare at the First Whistle Course with tutor Ray Kelly