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Antrim Club Coaches Workshops Week 3
17th February 2017

Hi all,

please see below workshops week beginning 20th February. There has been a very poor attendance at the Belfast venue, if numbers don't pick up we will have to cancel these workshops and just work with the clubs who have attended. Hopefully we will see big numbers next week😊


Monday, 20thFebruary


Thursday, 23rd February



Christian Brothers School, Belfast


St. Brigid’s Primary School, Ballymena



Workshop 3: Technical Skill Development using the ethos "Whole-part-whole”

Practical session on hurling and football specific skills and the progressions required from U8’s to U12’s. The workshop will also include how to coach a skill breaking it down to head, hands, feet and using the IDEA principle (Introduce, Demonstrate, Explain and Attend)

Target Age: U8’s, U10’s, U12’s

Tuesday, 21stthFebruary



Tir na nOg, Randalstown

Workshop 6: Physical Development

Cover areas such as how to test players, warmup, flexibility, core & strength programme, cool down.

Also include an understanding of growth spurts & the impact it has on performance.

Target Age: U14+


Kind regards,


Ciara Ferry

Antrim Coaching and Games Development Manager