Munster Coaching Conference

Damien Fitzpatrick

Saturday 30/09/2023

**Pre-Conference optional event: Coaching in Action**

National Centre Limerick training session open for the attendees @ UL 06.00 – 08.00 (To be confirmed)

09.00-10.00 Swim Ireland Education, Munster Accreditation
10.00-10.30 Munster Chair, Jon Rudd Welcome and intro
10.30-11.45 Walter Bolognani Age group to international teams: the non-negotiables
11.45-13.00 Nollaig O Sullivan Strength of Mind
13.00-14.00 Lunch  
14.00-15.15 John Szaranek Planning Strategies for Age Group Swimmers
15.15-16.00 Jeremy Bagshaw Experiences and Journey in a 25-year swimming career
16.00-16.20 Coffee Break  
16.20-17.30 William Harmon Cultivating an effective club coaching environment
17.30-18.45 Munster Clubs Munster Clubs: our development model

Sunday 01/10/2023

09.00-10.00 Lorna Barry Training Load Management – strategies for Club Coaches
10.00-11.00 Andrew Reid Competition Models in Europe: a modern approach
11.00-11.15 Coffee Break  
11.15-12.30 Walter Bolognani Dinamo Bucharest: building an international level Club

Walter Bolognani – Dynamo Bucharest Technical Director – Italian Junior Swim Team Head Coach 2008/2022

John Szaranek – National Centre Limerick Head Coach

Jeremy Bagshaw – Canadian National Team – world-level athlete

William Harmon – Head of Coach Education for Ladies Gaelic Football Association (LGFA)

Lorna Barry – Swim Ireland NCL S&C, PhD

Andrew Reid – Head of Performance Pathways & Operations for Swim Ireland

Munster Clubs: a panel of our Coaches: Tom Cross, Mick McCormack, Erin McNulty

Pricing – Swim Ireland Registered Munster Club Coaches will receive a discount on the below.

  • Weekend Ticket – €95 (€80 Munster coaches)
  • Saturday only – €90 (€75 Munster coaches)
  • Sunday only – €50 (€40 Munster coaches)

CPD Points are available for attending this conference, you must sign in each day to receive your CPD points.

Saturday – 5 CPD points

Sunday – 2 CPD points

If you have any allergies or specific dietary requirements, please complete the registration form.

Register For The Munster Coaching Conference Here