posted by Friends of Tipperary FootballFriends of Tipperary Football on Fri Dec 14, 2018
Tipperary GAA will offer an Award 1 Football course aimed at Youth and Adult Football coaches, under 14 to senior level club coaches.
The course covers a number of key modules including:
Technical Proficiency Tactical Prowess Team Play Physical Fitness Playing Facts Psychological Focus Communication
The focus of the course is the further development of the ‘How to Coach’ skills by placing the participant in situations that they will face as coaches – the organisation of games,skill development, activities to develop skill and activities to develop the various aspects of physical fitness.
By the end of this course participants will be able to:
Organise a programme of games and skill development activities appropriate to each participant’s needs and abilities
Organise progressive activities (drills and games) to develop five key skills
Organise progressive activities to develop movement skills appropriate to Gaelic Games
Organise and manage players for an effective practice session through six “How to coach skills” including; Build Rapport, Observe, Analyse, Explain, Provide Demonstration and Provide Positive Feedback to Players
The course philosophy; Tipperary GAA is committed to implementing an integrated Coach Education Programme with a view to maximizing participation, optimizing playing standards and ensuring that players needs are catered for in a balanced way.
Dates for the course include;
21st,24th,28th and 31st January, 4th of February. Time – 7.30pm – 9.30pm
Venue -Lar na Pairce and Dr Morris Park for practical.
posted by Friends of Tipperary FootballFriends of Tipperary Football on Thu Dec 13, 2018
Last night in the Anner Hotel Thurles, the Tipperary Football Committee held their AGM
In front of a large attendance chairperson of the Tipperary Football Committee Barry O’Brien welcomed attendees and thanked all who hard worked so hard for the betterment of Tipperary football in 2018.
The following officers were returned unopposed for 2019:
For a full report on the AGM please see Brian McDonnell’s article from the Tipperary Star.
Friends of Tipperary Football
2019 membership of the Friends of Tipperary Football is now open and can be purchased for the very reasonable price of €20 by clicking the join tab at the top of this page or by contacting any committee member.
posted by Friends of Tipperary FootballFriends of Tipperary Football on Sun Dec 09, 2018
The 2019 Tipperary GAA Yearbook is on sale now in all good bookshops and newsagents throughout the Premier County
Once again the Tipperary Yearbook Committee have produced a magnificent publication that is a must have for all Tipperary GAA supporters.
It features the successful All-Ireland under-21 winning side as well as the Munster minor champions and the Tipperary LGFA side that captured the league title in Parnell Park. Crammed with news and results from our club competitions and schools’ games this is a fantastic record of everything that happened in 2018.
With 224 colourful pages covering all aspects of the GAA in Tipperary this year, this publication is on sale for an amazing €10 and will make the ideal Christmas present for all Premier followers.
posted by Friends of Tipperary FootballFriends of Tipperary Football on Wed Dec 05, 2018
The AGM of the Friends of Tipperary Football will take place this Friday, December 7th, at 8pm in the Horse and Jockey Hotel.
Friends of Tipperary Football chairperson Michael Power
Everyone is more than welcome to attend and if you would like to get involved in the Friends this is the ideal opportunity. It is a great way to meet new likeminded people and play your part in developing Gaelic football in the Premier county.
2019 membership of the Friends is now open and you can join online here or by clicking the Join tab at the top of this page.
In 2018, the Friends of Tipperary Football were made up of the following officers:
Michael Power (Moycarkey Borris) Chairperson
Helen Hawe (Grangemockler/Ballyneale) Vice-Chairperson
Trish Gavin (Moyne Templetuohy) Secretary
Michael Power (Newcastle) Treasurer
Andy Fogarty (Thurles Gaels) Public Relations Officer
posted by Friends of Tipperary FootballFriends of Tipperary Football on Tue Nov 20, 2018
2018 Tipperary under-20 selector, Damien Lawlor, has had his book The Obsession, My Autobiography by Seán Cavanagh nominated for the Bord Gáis Energy Sports Book of the Year 2018
The 2018 Tipperary management including Damien Lawlor
Lawlor, an accomplished journalist, author and TV presenter has had his book, The Obsession, My Autobiography by Seán Cavanagh nominated for this prestigious award.
Seán Cavanagh’s autobiography is a compelling and searingly honest account of one of Gaelic football’s greats. A three-time All-Ireland winner and a five time All Star, Cavanagh’s career has been driven by his unrelenting obsession to win, whatever the odds. The superbly written book, The Obsession takes you inside the head – and behing the headlines – of one of the legends of the game.
If you would like to vote for the Kilruane MacDonagh’s man’s book please click here.