Player Development Programme….Keeping the Net Wide

AIM of the LGFA Player Development Programme

To equip players with the knowledge, skills, and attitude to be the best they can be and foster a sporting vocation (‘Love’) for our sport

OBJECTIVES of the LGFA Player Development Programme

  • Dynamic and effective in its delivery to maximise potential of all players
  • An inclusive programme for all players, focusing on players at various stages of development
  • Provide an opportunity for players to develop individually, with different players, learn new skills, and develop the fundamental skills in a positive and safe environment
  • Expose players to high quality coaching experiences that are in line with demands of our game i.e., technical, tactical, physical, and psycho/social
  • Focus on coach development and create awareness of good coaching structures and methods
  • Assist in monitoring players participation over a period
  • Create good County and Club relationships

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Points to Note:

  • The PDP project does not impinge on County Team Preparation
  • Time of Year for PDP: 1st February – 1st October
  • Maximum 12 contact sessions per calendar year
  • No Inter County Activity is permitted prior to 1st November

Dates for your Diary

National Provincial Festival Day

  • Under 17: Tuesday 9th July 2024

Connacht Provincial Festival Days

  • Under 13: Sunday 11th August 2024
  • Under 15: Sunday 25th August 2024