The Physical Literacy Workshop in Naas, Co Kildare takes place on the 3rd of December 2016

8 Nov 2016
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Dr Wesley O Brien from the UCC B.Ed. Sports Studies and Physical Education programme in conjunction with Sport Ireland and Kildare Sports Partnership will be speaking at a free seminar on developing children's physical literacy on Saturday the 3rd of December from 10am to 1.30pm in the Osprey Hotel in Naas, Co. Kildare. This seminar is designed for for teachers, parents and coaches.


Evidence outlines startling rates of inactivity and increasing levels of obesity among children. This seminar is offered to all who feel they can positively influence physical literacy awareness and promote participation in physical activity among young children from an early age.


Melanie McKee, Stranmillis University College, Belfast

Dr. Wesley O'Brien, University College, Cork

Sheelagh Quinn, Sport Ireland Coaching

Johnny Doyle, former Kildare Footballer & All Star and Community Coaching Officer, Kildare GAA.


Limited places so book early.

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Leeholme, O' Donovan's Road, Cork, Ireland