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The basics of hurling! This game is my life. Proud to be Irish

The basics of hurling! The greatest game on the planet. a ringing endorsement here from TwoTon Murphy.

Best thing you can do ! As I learned when I was left with a round bruise on my hip last year from one of the boys in school training hurts like a motherfucker.

pp: As I learned when I was left with a round bruise on my hip last year from one of the boys in school training hurts like a *bleep*.

Michael Collins throws in the sliotar at the 1921 Leinster hurling final between Dublin and Kilkenny (Dublin won)

A history of hurling. Hurling is arguably the fastest field sport in the world and quite possibly the oldest. The history of hurling national game is discussed

A uniquely Irish game, Hurling is one of the world’s oldest field sports and has been played in some form in Ireland for more than 800 years. It is often compared to hockey but other than the fact that both games involve a stick and a ball there is no similarity. The curved wooden stick with a flat end is known as a hurl or hurley, or in Irish a camán [say:come-awn], and is made from a single piece of wood, traditionally Ash.

The historic sport of Hurling, over 3000 years old!

She asked me to tell her three words every woman wants to hear. So, I whispered in her ear, 'I play hurling.'

"Telling a woman to calm down when she is drunk will work as well as baptizing a cat." - YOUR ECARDS - funny