Martin goes to Australia…

Great piece from Season Ticket on young Down GAA player Martin Clarke, doing weights and practising with an AFL football in Melbourne… You get some impression of just why International Rules is slipping steadily away from the Irish Gaelic players: technology and professionalism.

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