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The ancient sport of hurling – 1914

Butte Independent 6th June, 1914 p.3 (abridged) Hurling was played in Ireland from the time of the Celts. It was essentially a military game, designed to keep the warriors in perfect condition and training for battle. No other exercise could equal it in training the eye and the hand. Napoleon,  upon witnessing a hurling match … Continue reading

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