Name: Julie Kirwan
Occupation: Primary School Teacher
Honours with camogie:
1 All Ireland medal 2004
National league 2004
Munster final winners 2004, 2005, 2010
All Star 2005
Club junior, intermediate and senior B county final winners
Favourite sporting moment: celebrating All Ireland final win!
Worst sporting moment: losing an All-ireland final in 2005!
Favourite camogie player: Philly Fogarty
Favourite sports star: Paul O Connell
Biggest sporting influence: My parents and Ramie Ryan
Do you have any pre-match rituals before big games:
Not really, I’m pretty quiet on the morning of a big game. I like to get my gear ready early and be organised.
Last book you read: Books by Harlen Coben and Cathy Kelly
Last film you watched: Bad Teacher
Favourite holiday destination: New York but a break anywhere is great!
Best piece of sporting advice: Practice makes perfect!
Favourite music: Beyonce, Bryan Adams, Take That
Pre match tune- what song do you listen to before every game: Lipstick by Jedward!;)
If you did not play camogie, what other sport do you think you would play at a high level?
Top two things you would like to see changed in camogie: More consistent refereeing and get rid of the hand pass goal!!
Sports event you would most like to see: Rugby World Cup