Niamh

Niamh Carty, Int Club Captain 2015

  • Position: Wing Back
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements:  Junior A Championship 2013, Junior B championship 2011, Junior C Championship 2009, Minor Championship 2008, various League titles at Junior levels, U-16 County Final with Monivea-Abbey LFC
  • Toughest opponent: Ann Marie Maloney - she is never afraid to give few digs in training!!!
  • When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic:  Age 5 (with boys underage teams!)
  • Favourite Sporting Moment: Playing intermediate championship for the last 2 years
  • Biggest Disappointment: Losing Connacht Semi-Final to Louisburgh in 2013
  • Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players:  Briege Corkery
  • Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field: Kicked a ball over my head in the wrong direction in an attempt to clear a ball from back line!!
  • Favourite Food:  Chicken Curry
  • Favourite Ground:  Tuam Stadium
  • Ladies Gaelic Football Skill:  Blocking
  • Person you would most like to meet:  Serena Williams
  • One rule you would change in our game:  Sin Bin
  • Influences on your career: Family, team mates & coaches during my football career