7 new tutors have completed their assimilation course to become Camogie tutors in Dublin. The tutors are current Dublin GAA tutors and are now qualified to tutor on the Camogie coaching courses also. The tutors will be delivering coach education courses across Dublin and Leinster in months ahead. Many thanks to Eve Talbot, Patrick Mullaney and Ger Gribben who delivered and facilitated on the course which was held in Parnell Park, Dublin. Best wishes to all the new tutors in delivering courses in the months ahead.
Other development news includes:
· Tyrone after School Programme
· Hurl with Me Ballymacnab
· Culloville Camp
· Wicklow Camp
· Summer camps coming up….
Tyrone After School Programme
Brocagh Camogie Club in County Tyrone ran an 'After School' Camogie Programme every Wednesday for 14 weeks. Club Coaches involved were Peggy Dorman, Ian Campbell and Lauren Fitzgerald, with Active Community Sports Coach Brian Laverty also supporting for a period of weeks. The programme finished with a school participation day for all girls in the school and a challenge match with one of the other local primary schools in the school grounds last Monday the 22nd June. In total 79 girls were involved in the programme.
Brocagh After Schools Programme
Hurl with Me Ballymacnab
St Brenda's Ballymacnab have started a Come Hurl With Me Programme after seeing the programme running at National level to great success. 12 parents and 23 children have been involved in the programme which is running on Thursday evenings. All parents of the U10 and U12 players are invited to attend and learn some new skills to enable them to be able to play Camogie with their daughters. Ger Gribben Camogie RDO is tutoring the programme.
Hurl with Me Ballymacnab
Culloville Camogie club ran a very successful Camogie Camp for their 6-12 year old members from the 29th June to the 1st July. Guest Coaches at the camp included Ger Gribben Camogie RDO and All Ireland Winning and All Star Camogie Player Jennifer O'Leary! Well done to all in the Culloville Camogie club for organising a great week of Camogie for their U12 Camogie Players.
75 girls are attending the Wicklow camp in the Wicklow Centre of Excellence in Ballinkillen. The camp started today the 1st July and will continue until Friday. Thanks to the coaches at the camp including Dublin players Ali Twomey, Kate Whyte and Helen Cosgrave and other coaches Patrick Baker and James Murphy.
Action from Wicklow Camp
Taking a break at Wicklow Camp!
Summer camps coming up…
See details of Camogie Camps coming up.
Rising Stars Camp Dublin- 8-12 year olds- 22nd-24th July
Player Lifestyle & Performance Camp Dublin- 27th-29th July