School and Youth coaches and all support staff are invited to attend “Peaking to Perform: An interdisciplinary overview of maximising team performance”. This Irish Rugby Football Union lead event is aimed at providing schools and clubs with insight into what all team staff can do during competition to maximise their team’s ability to perform at their best.

The two hour workshop will take an integrated look at key performance areas of rugby coaching, athletic performance, nutrition and performance medicine with a specific view on best practice and recommended behaviours in and around match days.


Who should attend:

All coaches support staff working with school and youth teams preparing to perform


Who is presenting:

  • Colin McEntee – High Performance Manager
  • Rod McLoughlin – Head of Medical Services
  • Martin Kennedy – National Talent Athletic Development Coach
  • Gavin Rackard – National Performance Nutritionist
  • Matthew Wilkie – Head of Coach Development


What are the details:

Date:               Monday 12th of February

Venue:            Marquee, Sportsground, Galway

Time:               7pm – 9pm

To confirm your attendance at this event please register through the following link:

IRFU Peak to Perform


If you require more information contact Eamonn Molloy ([email protected])

Tea and coffee will be provided on the night.


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