19 May, 11:13
There are six uncapped players in the Ireland squad for the summer tour to North America that was named this morning. An Emerging Ireland squad has also been selected for the Tblisi Cup in Georgia.
The conference theme is 'Preparing To Perform' and is an opportunity not to be missed by those involved in coaching at
amateur and professional levels of sport in Ireland.
Speakers at the conference will inlcude Padraig Harrington who will give the opening address.
The IRFU's National Fitness Director Liam Hennessy and Paul Pook, Ireland's Strength & Conditioning coach, will also be involved at the conference.
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Martin O'Neill, Aston Villa manager
Dr Liam Hennessy, Director of fitness with IRFU
Al Vermeil, Personal coach to basketball legend Michael Jordan
CONFERENCE SPEAKERS TO INCLUDE:
International speakers: Paul Pook (Wales), Martin Zawieja (Germany), Mark Bennett (Wales), Klaus Wirth (Germany), Dr. Jean Côté (Canada), Kelvin Giles (England), Malachy McHugh (USA), Paul Hurrion (England) from Quintic.
TITLEIST PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE (USA): Dr. Greg Rose, Dave Philips, Lance Gill.
From Ireland: Alan Swanton, Michael Dempsey, Mickey Harte, Jim Kilty, Michael McGeehin, Pat Flanagan, Caroline McManus, Alan Ringland, Dr Una May, Noel King, Tom Comyns, Pete McGrath, Brian Cody, Eamonn Ryan, Gary Keegan,
Ailbe McCormack, Dr Eanna Falvey, Richelle Flanagan.