Paul Mcloughlin, Irish Angling Development Alliance, has all the dates for their coaching programme in 2015…

Sunday the 22th of March saw the start of the IADA’s 2015 coaching program. Twelve enthusiastic novice anglers from Cannistown National School Navan attended two sessions on Mentrim Lake.


IADA coaches Peter Walsh, Ross Farrelly and Shay O Donnell where on hand to coach a range of angling techniques. A very successfully and fun day ensued with all the young new anglers catching several fish each.


The 2015 coaching schedule is extremely busy the following dates have been organised with the clubs until late summer.



28/03/2015 Navan 2
18/04/2015 Ballymote 2
19/04/2015 Navan 2
25/04/2015 Ballymote 2


09/05/2015 Ballymote 2
30/05/2015 Newry/Bessbrook 2
31/05/2015 Castleblaney 2


06/06/2015 Newry/Bessbrook 2
07/06/2015 Castleblaney 2
10/06/2015 Naas Evening
17/06/2015 Naas Evening
20/06/2015 Newry/Bessbrook 2
21/06/2015 Castleblaney 2
24/06/2015 Naas Evening


01/07/2015 Naas Evening
06/07/2015 Carrikmacross Summer Camp
07/07/2015 Carrickmacross Summer Camp
08/07/2015 Carrickmacross Summer Camp
08/07/2015 Naas Evening
09/07/2015 Carrickmacross Summer Camp
10/07/2015 Carrickmacross Summer Camp
11/07/2015 Naas 2
15/07/2015 Naas Evening
25/07/2015 Naas 2

Any clubs who have juniors to participate in the coaching sessions or want help setting up their own session please contact

[email protected]

Paul Mcloughlin
Irish Angling Development Alliance
085 2100880