November 19th, 2018

Kildare Hurling Talent Academy 2019

Kildare GAA Coaching and Games would like to invite applications for the positions of hurling coach for our hurling talent academy programme 2019.


  • Must aspire to creating an environment that balances player development and team performance.
  • Must be self- motivated, committed and enthusiastic about coaching.
  • Must be willing to take part in coach upskilling workshops/courses.
  • Must be able to work within a coaching team to plan, prepare and deliver coaching sessions.
  • Must reflect on personal/team performance.


The talent Academy is a development programme for our coaches as much as it is for our players. Coaches will have the opportunity to:

  • Complete Award 1 and/or Award 2 coaching courses (Fee covered by Kildare GAA Coaching & Games)
  • Complete the Youth Resistance Training course.
  • Complete the GAA 15 warm up course.
  • Attend coaching workshops as required (Fee covered by Kildare GAA Coaching & Games)

Coaches will also receive

  • Kildare GAA Gear
  • Pass to all internal Kildare GAA matches.

NOTE: This is a voluntary role


If you are interested in learning more or wish to apply for a coaching role in the Kildare Hurling Talent Academy Programme, please contact John Doran at or call 0873629503.


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