Welcome to the home of the Rebel Og Coaching website. Here you will find information on Cork GAA Coaching and Games at Club, School and Academy level. If you require further information please contact your local GDA
In April and May, we will host a number of 3rd Class Primary School Blitzes on the All Weather Pitch in Pairc ui Chaoimh. Schools have the option of entering either Football or Hurling, but due to availability, they can only (More Here)
DATE(S) EVENT VENUE DETAILS YOU WANT TO HIGHLIGHT Month of February National schools coaching Newtownshandrum NS, Ballyhea NS, Shanballymore NS Dromina NS, Kilbrin NS, Freemount, Ballyclough NS, Mitchelstown CBSNS, Ballygiblin NS. Junior, Senior infant and first class pupils in schools around the region have started their 3 (More Here)
Cork Sports Partnership and Cork Gaa have partnered up to deliver a Cork Primary Schools Teacher Education Programme for 2017/18. The aim of this programme is to provide teachers with the knowledge and support to effectively organise and lead Fundamental (More Here)
On Sat 24th Feb in Pairc Ui Chaoimh Rebel Og Coaching held their 2017 Benchmarking Awards Conference. With over 105 clubs present on the day there was a large crowd of Coaching Officers and club coaches present. At shortly after (More Here)
The Rebel Óg Coaching Benchmarking 2020 Vision winners have been announced. Winners are divided in to three categories with the top clubs receiving the "Gold" accolade and the Silver and Bronze being awarded based on criteria set out at the start (More Here)
Timetable - (Invitation Only) 09.30am - 10.00am - Registration & Welcome Address 10.00am - 10.45am - Jason Ryan - Basic Skills of Football 10.45am - 11.45am - Kieran Kingston Developing Defensive skills in Hurling 11.45am - 12.30pm - Dr Ed Coughlan- Skills acquisition 12.30pm - 1.00pm - (More Here)
Rebel Óg Coaching Benchmarking 2020 was successfully launched in early 2015 and provide a template for best practice in coaching, promoting maximum participation and optimal playing standards in juvenile clubs throughout Cork city and county. The programme includes minimum requirements (More Here)
On Sunday 11th Feb 2018 Corks U15's and U16 regional panels played their Inter Regional finals on the all weather pitch in Pairc Ui Chaoimh. U15 Inter Regional Finals The first game played for these finals was the North v Mid West (More Here)
DATE(S) EVENT VENUE DETAILS YOU WANT TO HIGHLIGHT Month of January National schools coaching Derinagree NS, Freemount NS, Tullylease NS, Kildorrery NS, Glenahulla NS, Donerale NS and Ballyhea NS Junior, Senior infant and first class pupils in schools around the region have started their 3 week coaching (More Here)
A great weekend of Inter regional U16 and U15 Football games took place in the new all weather pitch in Pairc Ui Chaoimh this weekend. U16 Inter Regional Football First off we had our U16 teams playing from the 4 regions in (More Here)
On Saturday Morning 20th Jan 2018, Cork's Pairc Ui Chaoimh became the host venue for over 300 club members from Cork, Waterford, Kerry, Limerick, Clare and Tipperary at this years Munster Club Forum. 9.30am: Patrons arrived and signed in at Registration (More Here)
U7-U11 Go Games Dates and Schedule for 2018 finalised. Venues at U7/U8 subject to change based on availability. We are expecting to host over 9,000 games in 2018 between u7 and u11. Before the Blitz 1.) Registration on www.rebelogcoaching.com will open at 1pm each Monday (More Here)
2018 Munster GAA Club Forum SOLD OUT – 2018 Munster GAA Club Forum Building For Our Future – Best Practice in Club Development The 2018 Munster GAA Club Forum will take place on Saturday January 20th at Pairc Ui Chaoimh with an impressive (More Here)
The GAA Games Development Conference 2018 is being developed in partnership with Sky Sports and will take place on Friday and Saturday, January 12th and 13th 2018 in Croke Park. Run as a partnership between all of the Gaelic Games Associations, (More Here)
Hi all, Here's the newsletter for the North region this month. Wishing all clubs a happy Christmas and best of luck for 2018. Pat Spratt GDA for Avondhu / Duhallow 086-8922800 DATE(S) EVENT VENUE DETAILS Month of November National schools coaching Buttevant NS, Lisgriffin NS, Mitchelstown Convent, Kiskeam NS, Dromach NS, Rockchapel (More Here)
Kevin O Donovan Coaching Officer 2014 -2017 Kevin O'Callaghan Games Manager with Rebel Og Coaching on behalf of the full time coaching staff, the GDA's, says thank you to Kevin O'Donovan for his work as Coaching Officer and we extend our (More Here)
On Saturday 25th Nov, U8 hurling teams from around the county took to the all weather pitch in the newly opened Pairc Ui Chaoimh to take part in the final end of year U8 Hurling Blitz Finals, on the new (More Here)
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Rebel Og Coaching
Rebel Og Coaching promotes Gaelic Games in clubs, schools and academies throughout Cork. A full-time staff of seven GDAs working under the county games manager caters for the needs of child, youth and adult players in both football and hurling (see framework below right).
In catering for players needs in a balanced way, a two-pronged approach is in place
• Maximise Participation by ensuring that all young children in Cork are exposed to games and coaching in a fun, positive environment and that the maximum number of such players are subsequently retained for a lifelong involvement in Gaelic Games
• Optimise Playing Standards to ensure that all players are provided with opportunities to fulfill their potential through regular, meaningful games and top class coaching, both of which are outlined below.
Also, the development of proficient coaches at all levels is a core aim of our organisation and a comprehensive coach education programme is in place in terms of local workshops and the national coach education modules at Foundation Level, Award1 and Award 2.
At club level, core programmes include Rebel Og Coaching Benchmarks 2020 which provides a club template for best practice in coaching, participation and playing standards, as well as Monster Blitzes and Kellogg’s Cul Camps, while various coaching and games initiatives are in place in both primary and post primary schools across the county.
At academy level, Rebel Óg Academy programmes run at regional level from U13 to U16 and at county level from U14 to U17. All such panels aspire to nurturing and developing the characteristics and skills required in inter-county hurling and football through the provision of an appropriate programme of personal, technical, physical, psychological, tactical and team development for players and mentors. While the primary value of the squads may be measured in terms of All Ireland success for Cork Minor, U21 and Senior teams, the squads will create an environment conducive to the development of a playing career that will extend beyond the county panels and ultimately, to a fulfilling and rewarding life within the GAA. On completion of the programme we expect the individual to have attained a level of sporting excellence together with the complementary life skills necessary to sustain a productive inter-county career.
March 3rd 2017. GDA Shane Supple being interviewed by Justin Maher on CRY104fm in Youghal, Co Cork.
Rebel Og Coaching Cork