Skibbereen Rowing Club’s Aoife Casey (17) won a silver medal at the European Rowing Junior Championships on Sunday at Krefeld in Germany where she also learned that there’s a 25 cent tax on plastic bottles …
What’s the one thing you can’t live without? My phone.
What would I find in your fridge right now? Food.
Name one element your sport could/should take from another? I think I’d like the challenge of a long distance race like the Tour de France.
What do you think about when you’re alone in your car? I usually panic because I’ve yet to become a competent driver.
Who has been the biggest influence on your sporting career (and why)? All the athletes at Skibbereen Rowing Club because they motivate me on a daily basis.
Pick two celebrities to be your parents: James Kavanagh and William Murray.
What do you think cats dream of? Mice.
If you could play any other sport for one day what would you play? Slalom skiing – the adrenaline rush would be unreal!
If you joined a circus, what would you perform? The trapeze, although I’m not too sure if I like heights very much.
If you could get rid of one county in Ireland what would it be and why? Dublin – because Cork’s the real capital!
What would you do if you found a penguin in your freezer? I’d set him free on the Ilen River.
Before we let you go, teach us something that we don’t know: There’s a 25 cent tax on plastic bottles in Germany.