Official Website of the Camogie Association



Name: Danielle Smith 



Club: St. Vincents



County: Dublin



Occupation: Trainee Accountant, KPMG



Honours with camogie: 1 Leinster Under 18 Championship, 2 Senior Club Championship titles



Favourite sporting moment: Winning the All-Ireland Feile with St. Vincents



Favourite camogie player: Rena Buckley and Jane Adams



Favourite sports star: Brian O Driscoll and Anthony Daly!



Biggest sporting influence: My first manager, Hugh O’ Neill



Do you have any pre-match rituals before big games-  I’m not very superstitious but I always stretch my left leg before my right!



Last book you read: The Club



Last film you watched: The Guard



Favourite holiday destination: Holiday home in Puerto Pollenca, Majorca



Best piece of sporting advice: Believe in yourself, work rate is the one thing you can control and earn your luck.



Worst piece of sporting advice: That any one player might be greater than the team.



Favourite music: Everything



If you did not play camogie, what other sport do you think you would play at a high level? Gaelic football and Triathlons



Top two things you would like to see changed in camogie: A rule against playing the stick as it penalises the player who is out in front and full integration of the Camogie Association into the GAA.



Sports event you would most like to see: Dublin Hurlers to win an All-Ireland Championship.

Share this post:

Our Sponsors

Our Partners