Name: John McGrath Age: 23 Occupation: Student Club: Loughmore Castleiney
Favourite Food: Steak and sweet potatoes Favourite Music: Anything by Christy Moore Favourite holiday destination: Miami
I WEAR MYCRO BECAUSE...
“As the game has become faster and more physical the Mycro helmet gives me the most protection and prevents head injury, which could affect my life outside of hurling.”
FACTS ABOUT YOUR TEAMMATES:
Best trainer: Paudie Maher Worst trainer: A rare sight seeing Cathal Barrett on the training field lately!!! Quickest: Mikey Breen Slowest: Billy McCarthy Crankiest: Donagh Maher ( Old age) Most skilful: Bubbles Funniest: Daire Quinn Worst dressed: Barry Heffernan hands down Favourite Sports Person: Ronan O’Gara / Eoin Kelly, can’t split them Favourite ground: Semple Stadium Thurles Funniest thing you’ve seen on a pitch: Gary Russell falling over himself while coming on as a sub in a school match. He put the fear of god into the full back afterwards Any superstitions: Wearing my Thurles Fresh Milk wristband every game since 2012 Something we don’t know about you: I once starred as villager no.2 in a primary school play. The acting didn’t work out surprisingly!!