On Saturday 11th of February Shanballymore Juvenile club was honoured with the Bronze level bench mark reward. This event took place in Nemo Rangers GAA complex with club chairman Dave Twomey and Secretary Tony McGuickin in attendance. Rebel Óg Coaching Benchmarks provides a template for best practice in coaching, promoting maximum participation and optimal playing standards in juvenile clubs throughout Cork city and county. The program includes minimum requirements for entry, with subsequent progression to Bronze, Silver and Gold targets, which clubs would strive to achieve. Bronze criteria are based on establishing a primary school coaching and games program in schools within a club’s catchment area. Along with hosting a number of games and a summer skills camp. Shanballymore are one of only a few clubs in the North Cork region to be recognised by the Rebel Og board. This certificate, shows the hard work that is being put in by club Chairman Dave Twomey, Secretary Tony McGuickin and Treasure Collette Looney along with all the coaches of the various teams and our schools link officer Kenneth Barry.