Latest News‎ > ‎

Mid Tipperary Coaching Newsletter

posted Apr 26, 2012, 11:04 AM by Unknown user
Andy Ryan, Games Development Administrator, has circulated the following newsletter to all clubs:
Go Games Blitzes :
Our Under 10s played a hurling blitz in Dr Morris Park on Friday April 6th. Its the turn of our under 8s this Saturday for a hurling blitz venue for this is hopefully Dr Morris Park but venue will be confirmed later in the week.I will be sending out a text early in the week to see are your club taking part , it is important that clubs reply to this text as our blitzes are getting busier every month so it would make it easier for us to plan if we know who's taking part and approx how many players you are going to have.
Our under 12s are in full swing with their football Go Games at the moment, these young players have provided us with some great games and the skill level showing is a credit to their coaches and shows the powerful work being done in our clubs.
Schools Go Games :
This week sees the start of the Cumann na mBunscoil under 11 Go Games hurling .These blitzes are taking place in various venues on Tuesday April 24th. The following are the venues and Mid schools taking part. All blitzes are starting at 12.00
Holycross : Scoil Ailbhe, Nenagh, Holcross NS, Killenaule and St Colmcilles Templemore.
Littleton : Scoil Ailbhe, Two Mile Borris, Gael Scoil Durlas and Scoil Eoin Naofa.
Borrisoleigh : Borrisoleigh, Corville, Carrig,Burgess and Killenaule.
Golden : Thomastown, Pouldine,Moyglass, Boherlahan and Knockvilla.
Gortnahoe : Gortnahoe, Upperchurch and Rosegreen.
Boherlahan : Ballagh, Ballytarsna, Lis na mBroc and Rahaelty.
The Ragg : Barnane, Templetouhy, Drom and Killurane.
Castleiney : Castleiney, Ballycahill, Inch, Leugh and Aiglish.
Easter Camps :
Easter camps were held over the Easter holidays these proved to be a great success. Thanks to all coordinators and coaches for their great help making this new venture a huge success.
Kelloggs GAA Cul Camps :
Plans are are ready in place for our Kelloggs GAA Cul Camps , meeting will be held in the near future for coordinators.
Inter Divisional :
Our under 15 and 16 hurling divisional squads played in Toomevara and Littleton on Saturday last. Both teams put up a good show with the under 15s winning the Rodger Ryan tournament and the 16s were beaten by a very strong North Tipperary team in the final .Our under 16s will now go on to Munster under 16 competition in Clarecastle on Saturday May 5th. Thanks to Toomevara and our own Moycarkey Borris for the great hospitality given to all who attended the games.Thanks also to the players and mentors of both squads who have worked hard over the past number of months. Our under 14 divisional squad are working hard also getting ready for the Peader Cummins. Thanks to all the clubs for making their facilities available for training these squads.
Divisional Long Puck and Feile na Gael Skills and Long Puck :
Our divisional Under 16 and Feile na Gael skills and Long Puck took place in The Ragg recently .Winner of the under 16 Long Puck was Gavin Ryan Upperchurch Drombane . In the Skills Brian McGrath Loughmore Castleiney came out on top from strong competition from other clubs and Bill Darcy Durlas Og was the winner of the Feile Long Puck. Best of luck to these boys who will go on to the county finals and represent Mid Tipperary.
Schools Skills Competition :
In the next few weeks we will be running a schools team skills competition , I will visiting every school in the next two weeks with details of this new competition. Teams will consist of 4 players. Skills will include ground striking , striking from the hand ,free taking, sideline balls and solo running.
Clubs Children Officer :
County Children Officer is looking for an updated list of Club Children officers I would appreciate if your club secretary would send me on the details of this officer and I can forward the details on to John Smith.
Contact Details :
Just a reminder of my contact details
Mobile 087 9090985