Player Profiles

Barry Johnson

NameBarry Johnson
Date Of Birth17/06/1984
Height5!11"
Weight12 Stone
Honours WonAll Ireland & Munster Intermediate Hurling, Munster Intermediate Club Hurling, Intermediate Hurling, Munster Vocationals, East Cork Junior A & B football,U21 east Cork Football, U18,16,15,14,13,12 East Cork medals Hurling and Football.
OccupationSports Injury Therapist & Personal Trainer
When/Where did you first play hurling?Church View Bartlemy. (All the good hurlers started in Bartlemy) Just ask Pat Walsh!!
Best Advice GivenPlay until the final whistle never let up.
What skill is the most important?Hurling has to be first touch. Football good side step!
Anything you'd change about the game?Set period for club games.
Best memory as a player?2003 Intermediate County with the club.
Best GAA memory outside of playing?Georgie Johnson’s goal below in Midleton in the Gold watch tournament!!If ya havn’t heard the story he beat the 18 opposing players!!
Best Hurler you have ever seenHave to give it to the Terry Broderick & Pat Walsh combination. It’s Terry to Pat, back to Terry…. Great men
Favourite Sport besides HurlingGolf
If there was a transfer market, who would you buy for Bride Rovers?Joe Canning
Toughest opponent?Ronan Curran
When I was a child, I wanted to be...Professional Golfer.
You may not know it but I’m actually good at?Cooking !!
Best invention everI-phone
In 10 years time I hope to bePlaying Junior C with Niall Hogan with Muscles roaring abuse from the line! What more could ya ask for.

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