Pupils from Junior and Senior Infants take part in a football blitz organised by Youghal GAA Club.By playing football young children learn the timeless qualities of leadership, responsibility, perserverance and teamwork. Being physically active as a child increases the likelihood of continuing good health habits later in life. Football also introduces young children to new social groups and to a set of coaches who serve as role models. The game is about fun, friendship and camaraderie. It’s about achieving success or learning from failure then lining right back up to try again!