Player Profiles

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Maria Casey

County: Limerick
Home Club: Galbally
Occupation: Nurse
Currently living: Hillingdon
Honors: County medals
Tara Debut: 2011
Toughest Opponent: Ailment Dillon
Favourite Player(s): shaughs
Favourite Food: bacon and cabbage
Favourite Drink: southern comfort with coke
Favourite Movies: hook
Favourite Actor(s): Michael j fox
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: tommy bowe isn't it obvious
Other sporting interests: rugby, handball, running

Elaine Burke

County: Cork
Home Club: Valley Rovers
Occupation: Solicitor
Currently living: Bayswater
Honors: 3 x Senior All Ireland Championship, 1 x Junior All Ireland Championship, 2 x Ashbourne Cup, 1 x Cork Senior Club
Tara Debut: 2012
Toughest Opponent: Stephanie Dunlea
Favourite Food: Thai
Favourite Drink: Toss up between club orange and Murphys
Favourite Movies: Zoolander
Favourite Actor(s): FAVOURITE_ACTOR
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: My grandmothers (they both died when I was a baby so I have no memory of them), Lance Armstrong and David Walsh of the Sunday Times to grill Lance. I'm not sure my grannies would be that interesed in either of them though!
Other sporting interests: Golf

Bid Grennan

County: Kilkenny
Home Club: Tullogher
Occupation: Software Engineer
Currently living: Sudbury Town
Honors: Ashbourne '00, U21 championship Kilkenny '03, Intermediate Championship Kilkenny '03, All-Ireland Junior Championship '03, Leinster Championship '01, '03, '04, London All-Star '07, '08, '11, London Senior League 09, 10, 11, London Senior Championship 09, 10, 11, 12
Tara Debut: 2006
Toughest Opponent: Eimear MacDonnald (Tipperary)
Favourite Player(s): DJ Carey, Una O'Dwyer, Kate Kelly
Favourite Food: Mary's apple tart
Favourite Drink: Tea or maybe Corona
Favourite Movies: The Batman movies with Christian Bale, Slumdog Millionaire
Favourite Actor(s): Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale, Nicole Kidman
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Any of the above
Other sporting interests: Gaelic football, swimming, running

Joni Traynor

County: Antrim
Home Club: Loughgiel shamrocks
Occupation: Trainee Lawyer
Currently living: Brick Lane, East London (nearly as far from training as poor Emer Kelly)
Honors: All Ireland u14 Feile Runner Up, Antrim u14,16, minor and junior county championships, 2 Ulster School Colleges medals, 2 London County Senior Championship Medals, All Ireland Junior runner up with Tara CC Lonfon 2011,Tara Junior captain 2011-13. Junior London Reserve Cup Captain 2012, Tara 7s Junior Player of the Tournament 2012
Tara Debut: September 2011
Toughest Opponent: Inagh, Clare - All Ireland Junior Final 2011
Favourite Player(s): Jane Adams (Antrim) Sinead Cassidy (Derry) Bridget Grennan (Kilkenny)
Favourite Food: mammy's Sunday roast - hard to beat
Favourite Drink: club orange or on those odd times I indulge in an alcoholic beverage a nice glass of white wine/cider and black
Favourite Movies: Titanic - the only thing the North built and look what happened..
Favourite Actor(s): Reese Witherspoon, Sandra Bullock, Ryan Gosling
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Michael Buble, Ryan Gosling, Sandra Bullock and Janine Heagney to sing us a rendition of 'Caledonia' after dessert
Other sporting interests: running, commuting to work and watching handsome men play rugby
Most embarassing moment: Aw sure it isn't a normal day unless I do something embarsssing
Motto: work hard, play hard
Pet Hate: Bad manners
Anything else: When your coach says "you won't need your hurls for this" expect to run til you vomit

Niamh Keating

County: Limerick
Home Club: Granagh/Ballingarry
Occupation: Physio
Currently living: Harrow
Honors: 3 county and league titles with Tara, Underage county Titles with GranaghBallingarry, 2 x All Ireland U14 medals with GranaghBallingarry
Tara Debut: Not good with dates....roughly 3 years ago!
Favourite Food: You cant beat a good juicy steak
Favourite Drink: Mohitos! mmmmm
Who would you like to have dinner with and why: Paul O Connell, dead sound guy and what a legend!
Other sporting interests: Rugby, Gaelic Football
Most embarassing moment: Embarrassing Moment: Once gave away 3 penalties in a football match....needless to say my football career never really took off after that!!
Pet Hate: This skinny jeans phase has lasted long enough, bring back some normal jeans into the shops please!!!
Anything else: Luimneach Abu

All players welcome

Tara Camogie Club, London have both JUNIOR & SENIOR and we welcome players of all standards, from beginners to experienced players. So if you fancy taking up or returning to camogie then get in touch. Its a great way to make instant friends in London
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Tara Camogie 7s

Our provisional date for our Annual Camogie 7s competition is Saturday 27th Arpil 2019. If your Club may be interested in attending do contact us for more details.
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Tara Picture History

We have put together a site for photos Through the Years. This will be an ongoing project so if you have any photos, particulary of the early years, do send them onto us and we will add them. Its great to look back at all the perms and innocent fun

All Britain Camogie Results 2018

Senior Championship Camogie 2018
Senior champs runs through September and October. For 2018 Tara, Croydon, a combo team from Thomas McCurtain and Green Isles and Shire Gaels from Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham will compete
Intermediate Championship Camogie 2018
Fullen Gaels of Manchester beat John Mitchells of Birmingham
Junior Championship Camogie 2018
Liverpool Wolfe Tones beat Pearse
Tara Tournament 2018
Senior Cup winners - Cappataggle of Galway beat Patrickswell of Limerick in the Getjar Senior Cup
Senior Plate winners - Europe

All Britain Camogie Results 2017

Senior Championship Camogie 2017
Tara retain the Senior Cup beating Croydon 1-13 v 11-5
Intermediate Championship Camogie 2017
John Mitchells of Birmingham beat Tara intermediates. Final held at Pairc na hEireann with an Opening Cermony which included bagpipes and parade
Junior Championship Camogie 2017
Fullen Gaels of Manchester 5-11 v 4-3 Liverpool Wolfe Tones
Tara Tournament 2017
Senior Cup winners - Clooney Quin Clare v Scariff
Senior Plate winners - Tara v Bridgin Og Antrim
Junior Cup winners - European combination team
Junior Plate winners - Bros Pearse


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