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Quickfire questions with Paddy Durcan



Quickfire Questions

Name: Paddy Durcan
Club: Castlebar Mitchels  Age: 26  
Occupation: Bank official

Working from home or just at home?
Working in work, great to still have a bit of routine. Us bankers work very hard you know!
Strangest thing you do to pass the time?
Playing a bit of Chess on the phone these days.
What’s the best thing about going nowhere?
More time than ever for Netflix.

Best thing about social distancing?
More space in shops.

Worst thing about social distancing?
Not being able to see family/friends as much.
Best thing about wearing a mask?
No one can see your facial expressions.

What’s your guilty pleasure TV show?
The Chase.

Which three celebrity guests would you invite to your Zoom party?
Tom Brady, Dermot Kennedy and Margot Robbie.
What’s your most prized possession at the moment?
Health. Although the quad can be dodgy now and again!
First thing you’ll do when this lockdown ends?
A return to Florida is on the cards.

One old match you’d love to watch back?
Castlebar-Crossmaglen 2016 All-Ireland club semi-final. I won’t be watching the final after it though!!

Team-mate you’d most like to car-share with?
Robbie Hennelly. You’re guaranteed a great mix of music and comedy.

Favourite post-match meal and drink?
A good pizza, pints of Heineken, followed by JD and coke. When you’re out, you’re out!

Favourite song to get ‘up’ for a game?
Every Teardrop is a Waterfall, Coldplay.

Best advice you ever got?
Treat people the way you want to be treated yourself.
What do you miss most about playing pre-Covid?
Playing in front of a full crowd.
Sum up Coronavirus in three words?
Positivity is key.


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