Player Profile: Elaine Cox 2nd's Vice Captain
How long have you played hockey? Too long to remember!
How long have you been with Newbridge HC? Since day one!
Why have you stayed with Newbridge HC so long? It is a fantastic club with members that are enthusiastic, friendly and welcoming – besides no other club would have me!
Do you play any other sports / activities? Currently no – in my earlier days – Soccer, badminton, horse riding, volleyball.
Favourite Sports Person? Brian O’ Driscoll - He is a natural born leader and an amazing sportsperson
Biggest influence on your sporting life so far? Newbridge Hockey Club – without it there would be no sporting life!
Best advice someone has ever given you? Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.
Favourite music? Anything with a beat that can be heard ¼ of a mile down the road!
Favourite movie? Anything to do with Christmas
Who’s the tough nut of the team? Am I allowed say myself?!
Who’s the quickest? To the bar…? That would be a tough call – Ruth, Sharon, Co, Sarah to name but a few!
Who’s the joker of the team? Co
Who’s the worst time keeper on the team? Can’t answer that one – I might be in trouble!
Any advice for someone looking to try a new sport? Do not be afraid of something new – get out there and get stuck in and enjoy it – it might be your one and only chance to do it!