Coaching Resources

Web Sites:

The link below is a resource to the GAA Activity Planner. It has over 300 different games and activities ranging from football and hurling to handball and rounders at it’s disposal. Filter the activities to suite the needs and experience of the group you are coaching so you can plan your session successfully

Please click on the following link for Ulster Coaching site:

Please click on the following link for Dublin Coaching & Games Development site:

Please click on the following link for Dublin Coaching Resources:

Activate is a GAA specific warm-up for training and matches that improves movement skills and reduces injury. It is a dynamic warm up which includes the ball. This website contains resources and training videos to complement and support the delivery of the warm-up to squads.


Hand Out for 2nd U6 and U8 programme Thurs 14th March

10 Week Conditioning Programme

Fitness With The Football – Tony Scullion

Powerbag Sessions

Fitness with the Football – Philip Kerr

SINI Hockey Mens Speed Endurance Running Programme

u10 Coaching Session Plan

Session Plan for U6_8 Coaches delivered by Aoife Byrne

Below is a series of presentations which where delivered at the Monaghan GAA Coaching Conference 2013 in the Patrician High School Carrickmacross. To download a copy of the presentation, just click on it.

Coaching Templates for U6 to Senior Football 

Ryan Porter Strength and Conditioning and Speed Development

Patrick McCarron Improving Kicking Technique Through Video Analysis

Malachy O Rourke Effective Management Teams

Ciaran McBride Managing the 3 S’s School Sport and Social

Throughout February 2014, Ulster GAA ran a series of CPD Workshops in conjunction with Monaghan GAA. If you would like to download a copy of any of the 3 presentations just click on it.

Activate GAA Warm Up

CDP–Back to Basics

CDP–Kick-outs & Midfield Co-ordination