UNIT 2 IRISH SPORT

PART 1 ‘FASTER, HIGHER, STRONGER’

https://www.olympic.org/sports

Interview with Irish rowers at Rio 2016… strong accent.


PART 2A GAELIC GAMES

GAELIC FOOTBALL

How to play Gaelic Football – en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaelic_football#Rules

HURLING

How to play hurling – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurling#Rules

CAMOGIE

How to play camogie – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camogie#Rules

WOMEN’S GAELIC FOOTBALL

HANDBALL

How to play handball – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaelic_handball#Rules

CULTURAL IMPORTANCE OF GAELIC GAMES

http://www.gaa.ie/the-gaa/history/


PART 2B THE LEGEND OF HURLING


PART 3A IRISH SPORTING GREATS

ROBBIE KEANE – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLoR1_cNPxg

SONIA O’SULLIVAN – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_vKZKKRny8

SEAN KELLY – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGNHFFgcPQs

KATIE TAYLOR – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gvxV4x5JhTo

BRIAN O’DRISCOLL – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1z-_pNQEobs

HENRY SHEFFLIN – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HkWL1rMj97o

PADRAIG HARRINGTON – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUDsPPsLLME

AP MCCOY – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nU3Ag2WNL8

EDDIE IRVINE – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCdavlmwlV8


PART 3B WHO IS YOUR COUNTRY’S GREATEST?

USAIN BOLT – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cUtpjdwsIA

STEFFI GRAF – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdmQyr1juQo

STEVE REDGRAVE – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUQTZm21ysI

MICHAEL JORDAN – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RubpESZgosM

IMRAN KHAN – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG5gMQ2QtlU

WAYNE GRETZKY – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCrUcovi820

MANNY PACQUIAO – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uL–D_tmiC4

MARADONA – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImiZzRv3aF8

NADIA COMANECI – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ttc9aCSRqEY

HERMANN MAIER – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wo1Xw9B2E94


PART 4 AN IRISH SPORTING MOMENT

vi. RULES OF RUGBY –

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/rugby_union/rules_and_equipment/4200680.stm

www.sportsgrid.com/the-beginners-guide-to-watching-rugby-union/

vii. SIX NATIONS

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_Nations_Championship

BLOODY SUNDAY SCENE, ‘MICHAEL COLLINS’ FILM

REACHING FOR GLORY – BEHIND THE SCENES DOCUMENTARY

FINAL SCORE – IRELAND 43 ENGLAND 13