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Name: Nicola Morrissey



Club: Lismore



County: Waterford



Occupation: Primary School Teacher



Honours with camogie: Underage county titles, 2 Senior County Titles, Munster Intermediate Cub title 2010, National League winners Div 4, 3 and 2, Junior and Intermediate Munster titles with Waterford, Junior and Senior Interprovincial Team, Junior Gael Linn title with Munster 2011!



Favourite sporting moment: Captaining the Waterford Camogie Team this year



Worst sporting moment: Losing two All Ireland finals in a row



Favourite camogie player: Hard question! There are lots of great camogie players out there especially on the Cork, Wexford and Kilkenny teams!



Favourite sports star: Lar Corbett and Katie Taylor



Biggest sporting influence: My teachers in primary and secondary school and coaches with my club and county.



Do you have any pre-match rituals before big games?



No I’m not superstitious about things like that!



Last book you read: The Pact by Jodi Picoult



Last film you watched: Bridesmaids (It was hilarious)



Favourite holiday destination: Gran Canaria



Best piece of sporting advice: Give it 100% and have no regrets!



Worst piece of sporting advice: It’s not the winning it’s the taking part that counts!!!



Favourite music: enjoy listening to Kings of Leon, The Script, The Wanted!



Pre match tune- what song do you listen to before every game:  Don’t have any particular song! 



If you did not play camogie, what other sport do you think you would play at a high level? Badminton



Top two things you would like to see changed in camogie- more camogie matches on television and also more matches to be played in grounds such as Semple Stadium etc.



Sports event you would most like to see: To go and see the Olympics in London


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