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Meet Our GPO - Amanda Scallan

Amanda Scallan is our GPO (Games Promotion Officer) since September 2016.

A native of Wexford, Amanda works closely with local schools and the club nursery as well as all mentors and players in the club. Amanda is always available to talk with parents whose children might be interested in becoming involved in Gaelic Games


ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITY

To represent the GAA and the Club in the local community. To promote the playing of our games in schools and to guide the club in the implementation of best sporting policies as outlined with the help of the Dublin County Board.

  • - Set up and manage all camps Easter / Cul / Club and Advanced
  • - Tutor foundation and Level 1 courses and run up-skilling workshops

- Training in local schools four days per week 


CLUB BASED PROGRAMME

Oversee and promote the Nursery CNP Penguins (ages 4 to 7)

- Lead the Juvenile Mentors in implementing best coaching practice and following the Player Pathway

- Tutor transition year students in foundation level coaching and mentor when helping in prima- ry schools

- Host and organise blitzes for intra schools competitions primary and secondary

- Coordinate GAA activities with Secondary schools


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Coaching Resources

There are a number of Coaching Resources available to all Mentors and Coaches. Please check out some of the links below:


The GAA Coach 10

GAA Player Pathway

The Coach Education Programme

LGFA Skill Drills

Camogie Coaching