We have another female sports star stepping Into The Spotlight. Slaughtneil's Gráinne Ní Chatháin
Nickname: G (sleepy G the odd time).
Club: Robert Emmets CLG Slaughtneil
Height: 5” 5 (feeling generous)
Weight: 8st 10
Occupation: An Ghaeilge a chur chun tosaigh.
Boots Worn: Puma
Favourite film: Sweet Home Alabama (Thanks to Cara ‘Bun’ Cassidy)
Favourite song: AC/DC Thunderstruck.
Favourite food: Goujons all day every day with various dips.
Favourite Drink: Coffee agus Water.
Favourite pitch: Swatraghs main pitch or our own top pitch.
Best thing about camogie: The crazy nights out.
Worst thing about camogie: Sunday trainings (am or pm).
Pre match Meal: Chicken & pasta.
Pre game Superstition: Same socks worn for all big games.
Toughest Opponent: Gráinne Mc Goldrick – She’s a super athlete.
Best player played with: Aoife Ní Chaiside – Most consistent player I have ever played with.
Sporting highlight: 2015 – Club winning all three codes. Massive achievement.
Biggest disappointment: Coming away from Ulster Final not having played to our ability.
Childhood idol: Claire Doc [Doherty]
Biggest influence in your career: Gareth[brother].
Advice for young players: Every player makes mistakes but it’s what you do after making that mistake that counts.
Best trainer in the club: Shannon Graham – brings a massive work rate to training.
Worst trainer in the club: With Eilís and Louise keeping an eye on everyone, you don’t get away with slacking at training so I can’t think of anyone.
What would you be doing if not playing camogie? Travelling. Same goes for if I was rich.
Other sports played: Nothing at a competitive level but tennis, handball, gaelic, netball, badminton, racquetball have all been tried out and enjoyed.