Coaches

Louise Byrne

Louise has been working with Playball since 2013 and is an excellent Playball coach.
Louise has studied in IT Carlow and completed the Sports Management and Coaching Degree course and graduated with a first class honours in 2014.
She has coached GAA from a young age and is a Tutor trainer with Leinster Council.
Louise is also a performance analyst with Kilkenny Senior hurlers.
Louise enjoys working with children and seeing them develop while completing our Playball multi sports and movement programme. Garda Vetted.

Michael Fennelly

Currently a member of the Kilkenny senior hurling team
Hurler of the year in 2011
Currently lecturing for Limerick Institute of Technology in Fitness and Nutrition ( 2014 - to date)
MSc in Sports Performance University of Limerick  (2013)
Short term Internship with the Sydney Swans Australia
Cert in Child protection in Sport Awareness
Garda Vetted

Emma Byrne

Emma has been an excellent Playball coach since 2013.
She loves all sports and really enjoys coaching children of all ages.
Emma studied in IT Carlow and completed the Sports Management and Coaching Degree course and graduated with a first class honours in 2014.
She has coached GAA from a young age and is a Tutor trainer with Leinster GAA. Emma is also a performance analyst with Kilkenny Senior hurlers.
She enjoys working with children and seeing them progress on all their Playball sports skills from week to week.

Joe Byrne Director

Interest in all Sports- Playball maxim "Sport is for Life "
MSc in Sports Performance University of Limerick  (2013)
MBS Strategic Management and Planning UCD Graduate School 2004
Cert in Child protection in Sport Awareness
Garda Vetted