Our F/T Coaches

Páraic McDonald

Páraic McDonald, who hails from Castleblayney in County Monaghan, has been a full-time coach for over 20 years. He played both hurling and football with Castleblayney Faughs, winning 7 senior championships and an Ulster club championship with the club. Páraic also represented Monaghan in hurling at Minor level and at U21 and Senior Level in Football.

He has been working with Kilmacud Crokes since 2000 as a full time coaching director. He has also been involved with Dublin Football Development squads, managing and coaching Dublin Minor teams in that code in 2002, 2006, 2013 and in 2014.

 

Niall Corcoran

Niall Corcoran started working as a Gaelic Games Promotion Officer with Kilmacud Crokes in 2005 and joined the Kilmacud Crokes Senior Hurling team in 2008. He played with the team until recently and was a Senior inter-county player with Dublin for several years.

His role within the club is to support all coaches working at child, youth and adult level, through specifically planned courses and workshops, incorporating recognised principles of best practice in the field of coaching. "My job is also about promoting & developing GAA Sports & Kilmacud Crokes within the local primary & secondary schools, through assisting and advising teachers on coaching activities", explains Niall.

Niall's Coaching Philosophy is about creating an atmosphere that encourages players & coaches to learn and develop their range of skills in a positive & challenging environment.

Coaching - News & Reports

Saturday 24th August, 2013

Joint GAA/GPA initiative

A message from Lisa Clancy, GAA Director of Communicaitons.

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Friday 2nd August, 2013

Summer camps running from 12 to 23 August

Application forms for the Kilmacud Crokes GAA Summer Camps are now available from reception desk in Glenalbyn.  Copies of the application form can also be downloaded below.

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Saturday 29th June, 2013

Crokes purchases three new Defibrillators (AED)

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Saturday 8th June, 2013

Summer Coaching Development Programme for our Youth players (U13 - U18)

 

The Hurling Coaching & Games Youth Committee are delighted to announce this Summer's Coaching Development Programme for our Youth players (U13 - U18). 

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Thursday 30th May, 2013

THE FUNCTION ROOM, GLENALBYN at 8pm on THURSDAY 30th MAY 2012

 

This Presentation is open to all Coiste Mentors and Parents.

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Thursday 23rd May, 2013

Details of Summer coaching sessions in Glenalbyn and in Silverpark over the summer months

Full timetable available by clicking HERE

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Monday 13th May, 2013

Apply for coaching positions at the Kilmacud Crokes Summer Camp

The application form for Coaches who wish to work on this year's Summer Camps can be downloaded below.

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Tuesday 7th May, 2013

Workshop at 8pm on Friday 10 May in Glenalbyn House.

This is a coaching workshop that the Hurling Coaching Committee of Kilmacud Crokes is hosting on Friday night (10th May) in The Function Room Glenalbyn at 8pm.

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Monday 25th March, 2013

The upcoming Easter GAA camp "Campa na n-Óg 2013" is being staged again by Kilmacud Crokes.

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Friday 28th September, 2012
The Kilmacud Crokes Coaching and Games Committee are organising a Foundation Award Coaching Course. The course is designed for Parents/ Helpers/Teachers or new Coaches who want to get involved in the Club and in Coaching. 

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