At only 21, Galway’s Conor Whelan already has an All-Ireland title and two Leinster Championship titles under his belt. His talent was noticeable from a young age, and was called up to the Galway senior panel when he was only 18. Last year, he won the All-Star for Young Hurler of the Year, and has been nominated for another All-Star this year.
We sat down with Conor and challenged him to our quick fire round of questions to get to know more about the hurler behind the helmet!
Favourite movie of all time?
The Wolf of Wall Street!
Tea or Coffee?
Ultimate cheat meal?
Papa John’s Pizza I suppose!
Who was your childhood hero?
Favourite gym exercise?
I suppose it would have to be core, maybe the plank!
Least favourite exercise?
Favourite TV Show?
Inspirational Quote you live by?
Live everyday like it’s your last.
Mostly just the music in the charts!
What’s your match day sandwich?
It would be chicken, mayonnaise and cheese.
Dogs or cats?
Favourite holiday destination?
New York is my favourite place that I have been to, and I would like to go to Thailand.