Sunday October 25, 2020

First person: Rob Kearney

Rob Kearney, 29, rugby player, Dublin

16th April, 2015
Rob Kearney

A farmer’s son from the Cooley peninsula in Co Louth, Rob Kearney grew up playing Gaelic football. His rugby career began when he attended Clongowes Wood College in Kildare. The 29-year-old is Ireland’s full-back, playing alongside his younger brother Dave. He also plays for UCD and Leinster. His life is parodied at @boringkearneys

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