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Kerry Christy Ring: Player Profile - Padraig Boyle 2015-05-28 23:19:00


Player Profile  - Padraig Boyle         (Ciarraí)              


Club: Ballyduff


Date of Birth: 3/12/93                


Height: 6’ 2”                                      Weight: 14st


Occupation:   Welder


When and where did you first play Hurling?  U8s in Ballyduff


Childhood Heroes: John Mike Dooley and John Hennessy


Inter County Experience: 4 Years


Sporting Achievements to date: 3 Co. SHC Medals, 2 Co. U21 Champ, 1 Christy Ring, 2 Under 21 and 2 Minor B All Irelands, 1 Shinty, 2 All Ireland Vocational School “A” medals


Any Superstitions before a match? None


Favourite Venue: Austin Stack Park


Biggest influence on your sporting career to date: Terry O’Rahilly


Most memorable sporting moment as a player? Winning 1st Co. SHC Medal


Biggest Sporting Disappointment: Losing Christy Ring Final to Down


In ten years’ time I hope to be...  Still playing


If there was a ‘transfer market’ in GAA who would you buy? Kevin Orpen


The best invention ever:IPhone


What skill do you think is the most important in Hurling? Striking and catching


Favourite sport other than Hurling? Soccer


What do you like most about the GAA? People you meet


How would you improve the GAA? Start paying the players something


Hobbies: Hurling, Football, Soccer, Darts

Favourite Food?  Chicken Pasta                          


Favourite Music:    Rap


Favourite Film: Law Abiding Citizen