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03/08/2021

Meet the team

Aidan Fogarty, Emeralds (Urlingford).

Date of birth: July 20, 1982 (30).

Occupation: Electronics Engineer (CBE)

Joined panel: 2003

Favourite player: Pa Dillon

Favourite pastime: Watching TV, golfing

Last DVD/Film seen: Hangover 2

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Mexico

Cillian Buckley, Dicksboro

Date of birth: July 14, 1992 (20).

Occupation: Student UCD.

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Henry Shefflin
Favourite pastime: Golf

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: America.

Colin Fennelly, Ballyhale Shamrocks

Date of birth: August 25, 1989 (23).

Occupation: Army (Search and Rescue Pilot).

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite player: Mark ‘Chesney’ Aylward

Favourite pastime: Tennis

Last DVD/Film seen: Batman Begins

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Alaska.

Conor Fogarty, Erin’s Own (Castlecomer)

Date of birth: May 12, 1990 (22).

Occupation: Teacher.

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite players: Walter Walsh, James Mullins

Favourite pastime: Fishing

Last DVD/Film seen: Batman

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia.

Eoin Murphy, Glenmore

Date of birth: August 6, 1990 (22).

Occupation: Student.

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite player: Willie O’Connor and younger brothers Alan and Shane.

Favourite pastime: Table tennis.

Last DVD/Film seen: The Guard

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: New Zealand.

Joe Brennan, St Patrick’s (Ballyragget)

Date of birth: April 18, 1990 (22).

Occupation: Farmer.

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Henry Shefflin.

Favourite pastime: Watching all sports

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia.

J. J. Delaney, Fenians (Johnstown)

Date of birth: March 6, 1982 (30).

Occupation: Sales Rep.

Joined panel: 2001

Favourite player: John Paul Grehan.

Favourite pastime: Swimming.

Last DVD/Film seen: East Bound and Down.

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: New York.

Michael Fennelly, Ballyhale Shamrocks

Date of birth: February 28, 1985.

Occupation: Ulster Bank

Joined panel: 2006

Favourite player: Dara O’Shea (Kerry)

Favourite pastime: Golfing, socialising, watching sport, walking.

Last DVD/Film seen: Ted

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: South Africa.

David Herity, Dunnamaggin (hurling), Kilmoganny (football).

Date of birth: April 12, 1983 (29).

Occupation: Primary teacher (Huntstown).
Joined panel: 2008

Favourite player: Niall ‘Chippy’ McCormack

Favourite pastime: Gaelic football

Last DVD/Film seen: Ted

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Lapland.

Kieran Joyce, Rower Inistioge

Date of birth: April 4, 1987 (25).

Occupation: Student

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite player: Pat O’Neill

Favourite pastime: Gardening

Last DVD/Film seen: Safehouse

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Monaco.

Lester Ryan, Clara

Date of birth: May 1, 1988 (24).

Occupation: Teacher (St Kieran’s College).

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite player: Noel Hickey.

Favourite pastime: Farming

Last DVD/Film seen: Mystic River

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: South Africa.

Mathew Ruth, James Stephens

Date of birth: February 21, 1987 (25).

Occupation: PE teacher (CBS Kilkenny).

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite player: Eamonn Sheehy (James Stephens).

Favourite pastime: Watching TV

Paul Murphy, Danesfort

Date of birth: January 27, 1989 (23).

Occupation: Soldier

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite pastime: Listening to music

Last DVD/Film seen: Mystic River

Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks.

Date of birth: January 11, 1979 (33).

Occupation: Bank of Ireland Finance (sales manager).

Joined panel: 1999

Favourite player: D.J. Carey

Favourite pastime: Family time

Last DVD/Film seen: Batman

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: China.

Jackie Tyrrell, James Stephens

Date of birth: June 19, 1982 (30).

Occupation: Sales Rep (Glanbia).

Joined panel: 2003

Favourite player: Philly Larkin

Favourite pastime: Watching TV

Last DVD/Film seen: Ted

Place in the world you’d most like to visit: Dallas.

Brian Hogan, O’Loughlin Gaels

Date of birth: August 14, 1981 (31).

Occupation: Medical Rep (Grunenthal Pharma)

Joined panel: 2004

Favourite player: Barry Power

Favourite pastime: Watching TV

Last DVD/film seen: Dark Knight Rises

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia

Eoin Larkin, James Stephens. Team captain.

Date of birth: July 17, 1984 (28).

Occupation: Soldier

Joined panel: 2005

Favourite player: Peter Barry

Favourite pastime: Soccer

Last DVD/Film seen: Taken

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia.

Mark Bergin, O’Loughlin Gaels

Date of birth: April 28, 1989 (23).

Occupation: Primary School Teacher

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Aidan Fogarty

Favourite pastime: Golfing

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: New York.

John Tennyson, Carrickshock

Date of birth: February 6, 1985 (27).

Occupation: Student

Joined panel: 2005

Favourite player: Pat Dwyer

Favourite pastime: Playing cards

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Croatia.

Mark Kelly, O’Loughlin Gaels

Date of birth: September 2, 1988 (24).

Occupation: Primary School Teacher

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Henry Shefflin

Favourite pastime: Watching and playing sport

Last DVD/Film seen: Bourne Legacy

Richie Doyle, Barrow Rangers

Date of birth: July 28, 1991 (21).

Occupation: Student Carlow IT

Joined panel: 2011

Favourite player: Henry Shefflin

Favourite pastime: Watching TV

Last DVD/Film seen: Batman

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: America.

Michael Rice, Carrickshock

Date of birth: January 27, 1984 (28).

Occupation: Teacher (St Kieran’s College).

Joined panel: 2005

Favourite players: D.J. Carey, Frank Cummins

Favourite pastime: Watching sport

Last DVD/Film seen: Batman

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: New York.

Noel Hickey, Dunnamaggin

Date of birth: December 22, 1980 (32).

Occupation: Farmer.

Joined panel: 2000

Favourite pastime: Swimming

Last DVD/Film: seen: Ted

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia.

Paddy Hogan, Danesfort

Date of birth: May 9, 1987 (23).

Occupation: Primary school teacher

Joined panel: 2010

Favourite player: John Power.

Favourite pasttime: Handball, watching tV, reading.

Last DVD/film seen: Batman.

Place in the World you’d most like to viist: Machu Picchu

Tomas Breen, St Martin’s (Muckalee).

Date of birth: July 24, 1990 (22).

Occupation: Primary School Teacher

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Henry Shefflin

Favourite pastime: Any other sport.

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Switzerland.

Walter Walsh, Tullogher Rosbercon

Date of birth: May 25, 1991 (21).

Occupation: Student

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Tommy Walsh

Favourite pastime: Rugby

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia.

Willie Phelan, Dunnamaggin

Date of birth: September 2, 1992 (20).

Occupation: Student UCD

Joined panel: 2012

Favourite player: Noel Hickey

Favourite pastime: Socialising

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Las Vegas.

Tommy Walsh, Tullaroan

Date of birth: May 27, 1983 (29).

Occupation: BoIreland

Joined panel: 2002

Favourite player: Liam Keoghan

Favourite pastime: Farming

Last DVD/Film seen: The Champ.

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Great Barrier Reef.

Richie Hogan, Danesfortt

Date of birth: August 8, 1988 (24).

Weight: 12st.

Occupation: Primary School Teacher

Joined panel: 2007

Favourite player: John Power

Favourite pastime: Table tennis

Last DVD/Film seen: The Guard

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Australia.

Richie Power, Carrickshock

Date of birth: December 4, 1985 (29).

Occupation: Sales Rep (Kinetica Sports).

Joined panel: 2005

Favourite player: James ‘Cha’ Fitzpatrick

Favourite pastime: Golf

Last DVD/Film seen: The Guard

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: Tasmania.

T.J. Reid, Ballyhale Shamrocks

Date of birth: November 16, 1987 (25).

Occupation: Sales rep (Connolly’s Redmills).

Joined panel: 2007

Favourite player: Tommy Shefflin

Favourite pastime: Looking at my cattle.

Last DVD/film seen: Hall Pass

Place in the World you’d most like to visit: New Zealand.

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