The Camogie Association

2019 Camogie All-Stars Awards Sponsored by Liberty Insurance


COACHING CORNER: The Grip and Swing

By Camogie Press
Posted 2019-09-13 00:00:00
By Peter Casey
Camogie is a technical game that requires lots of skill and control over the hurley. However, to be one of the strongest there are a few essential skills that players need.
“The grip and swing are the skills that enable all other skills to happen. Striking from the hand, rising, hooking, blocking, first touch are all much easier to teach and learn when players have the learned a good grip and swing.”
In this week’s coaching article, we take a look at how to correctly hold the hurl and perfecting the swing movement.