Steven Poacher

Big names announced for St Columbans coaching day

James McCartan

James McCartan

Gaelic Life columnist Steven Poacher has announced the star names who will be taking sessions at the St Columban’s coaching day.

The highlight for the Down coaches in attendance will be James McCartan’s talk on ‘dealing with modern day management’.


Antrim management Gearoid Adams and Frank Fitzsimons will take a session on conditioning.

Kilcoo captain Conor Laverty will explain the practice of transitioning in a pitch session.

While Donegal’s u-21 coach Anthony McGrath will give a talk on sports psychology.

The event takes place on Saturday, November 12 beginning at 10am, and costs £15/€20. Contact Steven Poacher 07779 780919 or at


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