Mary O'Connor

Mary O'Connor talks about her upbringing and family life in Killeagh County Cork. She recalls the place of sport in her childhood and the tradition of Gaelic games in Killeagh Parish. She discusses teachers, mentors, players and administrators that have influenced her along the way. Her deep commitment to training and playing is outlined along with her success at all levels in camogie and ladies football. The parallel development of her professional career with in the Camogie Association is also reflected upon along with her belief in the games and the association.

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