Skills Development List

The list of hurling skills below outlines the skills that the coaches will be targeting for each age group.

 Skill  Under 6
 Under 8
 Under 10
 Under 12
 Grip  X      
 Carry Hurley, Carry Ball
 Ready/Lock Positions
 Dribble  X      
 Stop a ground ball
 Ground Strike Stationary Strong Side
 Ground Strike Stationary Weak Side  X      
 Ground Strike on run
 Shoulder to Shoulder
 Hooking (ground)
 Front Ground Block
 Roll Lift/Jab Lift
 Strike from Hand Stationary
 Batting/Stopping in air
 Frontal Air Block
 Hooking (air)
 Strike from Hand on run forwards
 Strike from Hand on run backwards
 Doubling on ground
 Strike on weak side
 Hurley Size
 Sliotar Size