The Old Colony Hospice will be hosting their road race this Sunday, April 30. There are looking for help from 9am-12pm at the ICC in Canton. If you are interested, let me know or you can just show up on Sunday morning. Thank you.
***COUNTY CAMP TRY-OUTS*** County Camp Try-Outs will be held this Sunday 4/30 at the Irish Cultural Centre (Field D) at 5:00 p.m.
This is the first found of four. You mush attend 3 of the 4 sessions to be considered for a County Team. Try-Outs will be held each Sunday in May at 5:00 pm. To be considered for the u16 and u18 county teams players must attend trials before being selected to attend county camp. If you are carrying an injury please try to come out to talk to Martin Kerr about being selected.
2017 County Teams will be in:
U18: Football, Ladies Football and Hurling
U16: Football, Ladies Football and Hurling
•All players MUST attend county tryouts in Boston before attending county camp in Buffalo
•Please turn up at least 15minutes before tryouts begin
•Excuses to contact Martin Kerr 617-571-4723
Feile Team Fundraiser - Tonight, Saturday, April 29
Hope to see you all on Saturday evening to help support this year's Boys Feile Team. Boston is unable to send a Girls Team this year but hopefully next year we will see both groups attending. We thank you for your support.
ALL PLAYERS WILL RECEIVE A PRACTICE SHIRT WITH THEIR PAID REGISTRATION.
Please make every effort to registrar your child as early as possible.
No players will be allowed on the field this year unless they are properly registered in our system.
All players are required to have a mouth guard at ALL practices and games.
Registration deadline is 5/30/2017.
REGISTRATION FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
PAYMENTS MAY BE MADE WITH VISA, MASTERCARD OR PERSONAL CHECK.
TO REGISTER YOUR CHILD, PLEASE SELECT THE APPROPRIATE PROGRAM BELOW BY CLICKING ON YOUR CHILD'S AGE GROUP OR THE "REGISTER" BUTTON AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE. ONCE YOU HAVE READ THE RESTRICTION DISCLAIMER AND CLICKED "CONTINUE", YOU WILL BE PROMPTED FOR AN EMAIL ADDRESS AND PASSWORD. IF YOU ARE A NEW MEMBER, THEN ONLY ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND THE SYSTEM WILL SEND YOU A TEMPORARY PASSWORD. IF YOU ARE AN EXSISTING MEMBER, THEN ENTER THE EMAIL ADDRESS AND PASSWORD THAT YOU PREVIOUSLY CREATED. IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PASSWORD, ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND THE SYSTEM WILL SEND IT TO YOU.
Boston Northeast Division Games Development Committee
Foundation Award Coaching Clinic
Saturday, April 29
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Irish Cultural Centre
All minor and adult club members are welcome to attend. Anyone ages 16 and up can register for the course. The Foundation Award is the introductory award for coaches of Gaelic Games. The course is aimed to beginner coaches but this is also for experienced coaches, everyone will benefit from this course and will enable participants to assist a coach in the organization of activities to develop hurling and football.
The course is seven hours in duration and covers four key modules, as well as introductory and conclusion modules. These four modules are:
Introduction to Games, Skill Development, Movement Skill Coaching Children, Youths and Adults Coaching Competencies to be developed.
By the end of this course participants will be able to:
Assist a coach in organizing a program of games and skill development activities appropriate to each participants needs and abilities. Identify the skills of hurling. Assist a coach in organizing progressive activities (drills and fun games) to develop five key skills. Assist a coach in organizing progressive activates to develop movement skills appropriate to Gaelic Games. Assist a coach in organizing and managing players for an effective practice session. Build Rapport, Observe, Analyze, Explain, Provide Demonstration and Provide Positive Feedback to Players Course Philosophy.
The GAA is committed to implementing an integrated Coach Education Program with a view to maximizing participation, optimizing playing standards and ensuring that payers needs are catered for in a balanced way.
The course is designed to promote the development of the How to Coach skills through modeling of best practices, as demonstrated by the tutor, experimental learning and through the guided reflection on previous experiences as a coach, player, official or parent, facilitated by the tutor.
The clinic will be instructed by Raymond Brady and Aisling Kerr .
If you would like to attend, please reply to this email as soon as possible.
2017 CYC Dates and Location - mark your calendars!!
The 2017 Continental Youth Championships will take place in BUFFALO, NY this summer. The competition will take place on 27,28,29 and 30 of July. When booking flights you should fly into Buffalo Niagara International Airport.
Further details on hotels for the competition will be sent out in the near future.
We hope many of you will be able to travel this year to a new city.
REMINDER: Mouth guards are mandatory for all practices and games. Please make sure your child has one each week. Thank you.
From: Gearoid Devitt Sent: Thursday, May 28, 2015 10:51:54 AM To: Gearoid Devitt Subject: Use of Mouthguards (Gaelic Football)
Ahead of this weekend's All-Ireland GAA Football Championship fixtures all counties, team officials and players are reminded that mouthguards are mandatory for players in all grades, in all Gaelic Football practice sessions and matches.
It also requested that counties would circulate this reminder to all club secretaries within the county at your earliest convenience.