Órla

Órla Coleman PPS All Star 2012

  • PPS School:  St. Attracta’s Community School
  • Position: Backs
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  (Within last 5 Years) School Connacht Champions, All Ireland Semi-finalist
    (School), Club League County Champs,
    Club Championship winners, Minor County winners (Club)
    U16 Connacht Champions (Sligo)
  • Toughest opponent: Emma Hansberry
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  4 or 5
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: (Ladies Football) Winning ~Connacht final for county and school
  • Biggest Disappointment: losing Connacht final 3 years running...
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Angela Walsh, Brid Stack
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: I was on holidays in Italy when I was about 5 or 6 and I started hugging a total stranger thinking it was my dad. I got an awful weird look of the guy...
  • Favourite Food:  Chocolate..
  • Favourite Ground:  Tubbercurry or St. Attracta’s pitch
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Blocking
  • Your Ideal Job:  Paediatric Doctor
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Beyonce
  • One rule you would change in our game:  Make it a contact sport
  • Influences on your career: Club and school coaches