GPA scheme to develop hurling in weaker counties

The Gaelic Players Association has launched a new program to develop the game of hurling in weaker counties.

The Hurling Twinning Programme will see counties from the Nicky Rackard Cup teaming up with their McCarthy Cup counterparts for a 24-month period.

Tactics, training and coaching guidance will be provided by players and coaches from McCarthy Cup squads such as Cork and Kilkenny during a number of sessions.

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