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Places Available For Munster S&C Conference

23rd January 2014

Munster's John Lacey, Aled Walters, Wayne Falvey of Mardyke Arena UCC and Munster S&C Coach Aidan O'Connell


Munster Rugby will host a one day Strength & Conditioning Conference in association with the Mardyke Arena, University College Cork on Saturday 1st February 2014 starting at 9am.

The conference aims to attract all coaches involved in Strength and Conditioning across all sports codes from underage to senior level.

Looking forward to the event Munster Rugby Strength & Rehab Coach Aled Walters said, "This conference will provide an insight into what we do each day and how our message can be used in any sport at any level.

"We will look at the basic fundamentals of how to implement an S&C programme, and the overall presentation will be a fair representation of our own philosophies."

This 'Driving Elite Performance The Munster Way' seminar will be theory based with breakout sessions in the morning and afternoon.

These will include topics such as (a) Strength and Speed training at Munster Rugby - an integrated model (b) Conditioning at Munster Rugby (c) The technical side of Speed and (d) Training the Age Grade Player.

Tutors on the day will include the following Munster Rugby professional squad coaches:

Aled Walters (Strength & Rehab Coach)

Aidan O'Connell (Strength & Conditioning Coach)

Feargal O'Callaghan (Head of Age Grade Strength & Conditioning and Strength & Conditioning Education)

Tea/Coffee and lunch will be provided for all attendees and this is inclusive of the Conference fee for the day.

Price: €85

To book your place please contact Grace or Wayne on +353 (0)21 490 4764 /4790 or fill out the booking form here and return with payment to the following address: Conference Bookings, Mardyke Arena (UCC), Mardyke Walk, Western Road, Cork.

For more information or assistance, please contact Wayne Falvey on +353 (0)21 490 4790 or email


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