Padraic Maher is the current captain of the Tipperary senior hurling team. He’s an All-Star athlete, winning his fifth award at the 2017 PWC All-Stars last month, as well as captain of his club team at Thurles Sarsfields.
Off the pitch Padraic is a Garda, and in the limited down time that he has between playing, training and working he likes to relax with friends.
We sat down with the 28-year-old wing-back to chat about his likes and dislikes, his personal style and his love of pizza!
Favourite/least favourite gym exercise?
“This would have to be American Gangster.”
Favourite clothing brand?
What do you like to wear off the pitch?
Tea or coffee?
“Definitely coffee- all day long!”
What’s your ultimate food guilty pleasure?
“I’d have to say my food guilty pleasure is Apache pizza.”
What do you do in your down time?
“I just like to hang out with friends and drink coffee. I like to read and watch Netflix too, when I get a chance.”
What are you watching on Netflix at the moment?
“Narcos. I’m always behind everyone else!”