19 February 2017|Book an Event, Coaching Academy, College Events, College News

Coaching from Top Kilkenny Players at St Kieran’s College, Kilkenny

St Kieran’s College is again planning a series of top level coaching courses to take place this summer.  These weekends, which are aimed at those who manage teams of all levels, are intended to help coaches get the most from the team.

No aspect of the game or pre-game preparation is left un explored.  Leading experts from the fields of Nutritional, Injury Prevention and Management, Sports Psychology, Strength and Conditioning along with player insights from those who have played the game at the highest level are on offer for those who attend.

More details will follow as these weekends are scheduled. Please see below a sample outline of a recent weekend for a guide to how they are shaped.  

Friday 26th August

  • 2.00pm: Registration and accommodation
  • 3.00pm: Midfield Play –Core Concepts (on field with Michael Rice)
  • 4.30pm: Dietitian Talk
  • 5.45pm: Defending  – Core Concepts (on field with Brian Hogan)
  • 6.45pm: Free Time
  • 7.30pm: Dinner

Saturday 27th August

  • 9.30am: Physio Talk
  • 10.45am: Attacking Play – Core Concepts (on field with Richie Power)
  • 12.00am: Refreshments
  • 12.30pm: Tactics and Game Management (on field with Martin Fogarty)
  • 2.00pm: Lunch (soup and sandwiches)
  • 2.45pm: Tactics and Game Management (Match Footage/Analysis)
  • 4.00pm: Legend’s Talk
  • 5.30pm: Free Time

Sunday 28th August

  • 9.30am: Psychologist Talk
  • 10.45am: Goalkeeping – Core Concepts (on field with David Herity)
  • 11.15am: Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • 12.30pm: Sample Training Drills

Full details or booking tel 056-7753629

email  coachingacademy@stkieranscollege.ie

book online www.stkieranscollege.ie