Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Cill Mhantáin
Mobile: 087 2718537
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Advice to coaches: Communicate – Clearly, Concisely, calmly constructively, consistently and cleverly. Do your homework plan for coaching sessions and games.
Characteristics you look for in a player: Skilful, Vision, Aggressive, Coachable & Respectful
Home Club: Baltinglass
Qualifications: Award 2 Child, Youth and Adult Football & Hurling, Certificate Leadership/Management Carlow IT, Train the trainer, GAA Tutor
GAA Achievements: 8 Senior Football Championships, 1 Leinster & All Ireland club, 1 All Ireland Junior Football with Wicklow, Manager Wicklow Seniors, Manager Ireland U17 Australian Rules Team, Coach to Ireland Senior Australian Rules Team, 1 All Ireland B Championship with Wicklow. Full Back on All Ireland Club team of the last 25 years, Full back on Wicklow team of the century, All Juvenile Championships winners at U12, U14, U16 & Minor.
Favourite Player Hurling: Henry Shefflin
Favourite Player Football: Paul Mannion
Hobbies/Pastime: Travel & watching other sports
Ambition for Wicklow GAA: To improve coaching standards at club level so we have better players coming into our academy squad system.
Biggest influence on career: My Father
Best Advice you can give to young players: Be the best you can be, but it takes practice, honesty, commitment and determination.