Sean

Sean O Regan

  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6 foot 2
  • Weight:  87kg
  • When and where did you first play hurling/football:  I can remember trying to kick the ball up to the top of the gable end wall of the house as a child. For Killavullen, it was the under 10 hurling blitz in Doneraile or Ballyhooly with my father, Kevin Rice and others.
  • Best career advice you were given:  "Don't shoot, Don't kick, just handpass!" - I was once banned from kicking in a match by one trainer
  • What skill do you think is the most important in hurling/football: What skill do you think is the most important in hurling/football: The basics- left and right, I still haven't mastered them!
  • What would you like to change about the game? The lack of respect given to refs. The water break has been a good introduction.
  • Favourite sport other than hurling/football: Running and watching rugby.
  • When I was a child I wanted to be........... taking the frees, could still happen.
  • Best hurling/football memory outside of playing? Best hurling/football memory outside of playing? My first trip to Croke Park (1999 All Ireland Final) or the bus journey back after the Munster Championship win over Thurles Sarsfields.
  • Who is the greatest player you have ever seen? Football: Graham Canty for Bantry Blues Vs Killavullen. We didn't score in the first half. Hurling: Bartley Hayes, playing hurling without actually using the hurley.
  • Person you would most like to meet: Paul O Connell
  • In ten years time I hope to be: When I am pushing 40, I hope to still be playing for Killavullen just like Da Broz is now.