PODCAST: The Curtain Raiser (Friday, 13th May 2022)

PODCAST: The Curtain Raiser (Friday, 13th May 2022)

The weekly show talking about the game’s talking points and those at the centre of Irish sport.


  • 0:00 Máire O’Callaghan (Cork senior football captain)
  • 11:30 Maggie Farrelly (Leading LGFA & GAA referee)
  • 23:00 Ellen Walshe (our very special guest – Irish Olympian & World Silver medalist)

At the launch of Supervalu’s #CommunityIncludesEveryone, Cork senior football captain Máire O’Callaghan joined us for a chat about diversity, Mourneabbey, Shane Ronayne, Waterford, Munster championship and Cork’s ambitions.

Leading LGFA & GAA referee Maggie Farrelly has made massive strides in the men’s game so far and chats about her career, new opportunities, a busy period ahead, and gives us some insight into differences between the men’s and women’s games.

And then our very special guest is Irish Olympian and World swimming silver medalist Ellen Walshe who is becoming a serious player on the international scence.  And the launch of Sport Ireland’s new Pop-Up pool, whe chat Olympics, Tennessee, Paris, records, ambitions and camogie in Faughs 🙂

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