Player Profile: Craig Zarnosky

Name: Craig Zarnosky


Code/Team: Men’s hurling


Occupation: International Program Specialist at USDA-FAS


Field position: Preferably midfield, but I’ve played full back to full forward


How long have you played with the Gaels? From spring 2017; 2020 would have been the fourth season!


When did you start playing hurling? Spring 2017 with the DCISL meetup.


What’s your favorite thing about gaelic games? The games are always so fast paced and hard charging, and the players really look out for one another.


Best trainer on the squad: Love the work ethic of Paddy McCabe.


Most skillful player: It was always great to watch Shane Feehan on the field.


Biggest joker: Enda, hands down.


Odd item in your GAA kit bag: Probably a loaf of bread and my protein mix.


Ambition for the 2020 season: Keep up the fitness and skills while waiting for the COVID situation to improve.


If you could choose one player to join your squad, who would it be? TJ Reid...need someone who can actually take the frees!


Sporting idol: Jonah Lomu


Best sporting advice you’ve received: Don’t be afraid to ask questions and make mistakes, but never give anyone a reason to tell you to work harder.


Why should someone join the Gaels: The Gaels are a great bunch who are serious on the pitch but know how to crack jokes and be light-hearted off of it.



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