Tipperary Sports Club Support Package.
Tipperary Sports Partnership is facilitating a Coaching Education Programme to enable sports clubs in Tipperary to gain easier access to relevant training courses that will benefit their coaches.
This package will consist of a series of 4 workshops delivered online via zoom on Tuesdays at 7.30pm from Tuesday 4th October- Tuesday 25th October 2022. When a club registers for the package they can choose to send the same coach/club member to all 4 workshops or alternatively different club members can attend individual workshops also. This package is heavily subsidized and is an exciting opportunity for Tipperary Clubs.
Workshop 1- Strength & Conditioning for Sports Clubs:
Date: Tuesday 4th October 2022
This workshop will be lead by Padraig Roche who is the Lead Academy S&C Coach with Arsenal FC, a Setanta College Lecturer and Director of Association for the UKSCA (The Professional Body for Strength and Conditioning in the UK). The workshop will be 1.5 hrs focusing on Strength & Conditioning, and its implementation in the club setting. We will be sending out an opportunity to anyone registered to ask questions they would like to be answered during the workshop beforehand.
Workshop 2- Nutrition for Sports Clubs:
Date: Tuesday 11th October 2022
This workshop will be lead by Dr. Amy McGuire who is Head of Department of Sport and Early Childhood Studies in TUS, and is the Performance Nutritionist with Tipperary GAA. The workshop will be 1.5 hrs focusing on various areas of sports nutrition and performance, and how the club athlete can maximize their potential with easy to follow, practical sports nutrition advice
Workshop 3- Physical Literacy:
Date: Tuesday 18th October 2022
Physical literacy is the foundation for lifelong involvement in physical activity according to The Lifelong Involvement in Sport & Physical Activity (LISPA) model. Sport Ireland Coaching has developed a course to give participants the opportunity to develop their knowledge and understanding of physical literacy
This module is an interactive 1.5 hour workshop which will enable participants to:
Outline the origins, definition, elements, relationship between the elements and importance of physical literacy
Explain whether individuals can be described as ‘physically literate’ and whether physical literacy can be assessed
Workshop 4 - Long Term Athletic Development (LTAD)
Date: Tuesday 25th October 2022
This workshop will be lead by Dr. Philip Kearney, who is a lecturer in Motor Skill Acquisition Coaching and Performance & Course Director of MSc. Applied Sports Coaching in University of Limerick. LTAD is a critical component in creating a healthy and successful environment for our players to develop over the course of their playing journey and beyond.
This workshop will aim to explore what a successful LTAD plan looks like, and how the previous topics may link in with that plan.
Cost for 4 week package: €40 (plus booking fee)
Please note a different club member can attend each of the workshops it does not have to be the same person at each workshop but the name and email address of each attendee must be provided and they must be a member of your club. Attendees must be over 18 years of age. Attendees must be a member of a Sports Club that is affiliated to a National Governing Body of Sport (NGB).
If you have any queries please email email@example.com
Booking is through this link https://tspclubsupportpackage.eventbrite.ie
Please note there are limited spaces available on these workshops so please register early to avoid disappointment