Name: James Ruddy
Team: Blackhall Gaels Minor Football
Favourite Position: Fullback/Midfield
Most important skill of the game: The Shoulder
Any pre match rituals/superstitions? Listening to music.
Toughest opponent (in training or from another team) Barry O’Toole
Team you most like to beat: Kilmainhamwood/Summerhill
Proudest Day in or out of Gaa:
First game for the Senior Cup team in Clongowes.
Toughest or most disappointing day:
Losing in the Junior Cup (Rugby)
Biggest influence on your career:
Joker in the panel:
Best trainer on the panel:
Kealan Forde (2020 Minor)
Best fashion sense on the team:
None of us stand out really!!!
Most skilful player on the team:
Luke Jennings (2020 Minor)
Best player played with or against:
One player from any age group you would like your team to sign:
Player you most admire from another sport:
Will Connors Leinster & Ireland
Other sports you play competitively or as a hobbie:
Rugby and Golf
Favourite thing to watch:
The Last Dance
Chicken (any type)
3 things you couldn’t live without:
Chicken, Rugby, GAA
In 10 years time, I hope to be:
Pro Rugby Player
What 3 people, alive or dead, would you invite to your dinner party.
Richie McCaw, Elon Musk, Jesus Christ
Tell us something about yourself that most people wouldn’t know:
I’m a qualified lifeguard
Who do you want to nominate as the next Player to be profiled:
What 1 question do you want to ask that person:
Best Coach you’ve played under.