First Person: Rugby player Louise Galvin

"I’m a farmer’s daughter who was milking cows right up to the end of my college days."

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
19th June, 2016
Louise Galvin Pic: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Louise Galvin is a qualified physio from Finuge who played for Kerry in an All-Ireland football final, then won all there was to win in Irish basketball with UL Huskies before taking up rugby. She is part of the Irish women’s 7s side that plays the final Olympic qualifier in Dublin on June 25 and 26.

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