There are 3 streams covered in the Be Ready to Play programme - Youth, Adult and Advanced.
Follow the link for more details on the Be Ready to Play programme https://learning.gaa.ie/bereadytoplay and details of how to register
The Be Ready to Play programme is to be delivered in 2 week blocks beginning with the live webinar on Tuesday 2nd March 2021. On Wednesday the 3rd of March the athletic development programmes for weeks 1 & 2 for each stream will be published into the relevant zone. Subsequent webinars and athletic development programme content will be delivered every 2nd Tuesday and Wednesday respectively. A schedule for the biweekly webinars topics and presenters will follow shortly.
The Programme will include:
- Athletic Development Programmes updated fortnightly via the 3 courses linked above (Instructional Video & Live Sessions)
- Monthly Coach education webinars (GAA Coaching Experts & Guests)
- Monthly Sports Science support webinars (Every Sports Science Discipline covered)
Areas covered in the webinars will include – Coaching, Athletic Development, Psychology and Wellbeing, Nutrition, Performance Analysis, Skill Acquisition & Biomechanics, Physiotherapy and Injury Prevention.
Sports Science Webinar:
Topic: Preparing to train and play - How to decrease your injury risk
Speaker: Helen McElroy
Topic: Technical Coaching for Hurling, Camogie & Football
Panel discussion with: Fiona McHale, John Doyle, Niall Corcoran & Eileen Gleeson