This was fun. A very different way to see Irish culture! We ate first- which was good as my family was hungry. Great food too!!!
About The Kilkenny Way
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Our guide Andrew (from tipperary) was fantastic: patient, funny, very skilled. We learned so much we didn't know about hurling, not just the basics of the actual game but the way it works in ireland, the tradition of amateurism, the intense county rivalries. We assembled...More
We did the hurling lesson in June 2017 as part of our 1-day stop in Kilkenny. It was the highlight of our trip. The coach, Andrew, was very personable and relatable. He spent at least 2.5 hours with us, patiently explaining the game to my...More
We brought our six boys the Kilkenny Way to try to learn the traditional sport of hurling. We had a blast. The boys range from 5.5 to 15 and they had a great time. I (a 41 year old woman) learned a lot and had...More
Our instructor Andrew was an incredible teacher, retelling the history of curling, educating us on fundamental technique, running us through exercises and organizing a scrimmage. It was unbelievably fun. Before I had never even heard of hurling, and now I'm buying my own Hurley to...More
My husband and I participated and had a blast! It was fun to learn a new sport, and this was an excellent opportunity to stretch our legs after many hours traveling. We both absolutely loved it!
Learn about hurling in the best way possible, play! This expereince was fun and energizing . Though I did not demonstrate any hurling skill I enjoyed every moment!
wow what a fabulous experience!!!!! we had really good fun and learned so much!!! PJ was great fun and told us the best stories and the best bit about the tour is how much he loves the game!!!! A visit to Kilkenny and this hurling...More
Hurling is an incredible experience, and there really isn't anywhere else in Kilkenny that teaches you about Hurling. The experience starts at Lanigan's bar -- basically, the epitome of a sports bar with a HUGE (20 feet?) big-screen (imported from Germany) TV showing hurling or...More
The good part about this "Experience" was the time on the Hurling Field and learning some of the skills and rules. Now for the bad... Actually we were on the secondary practice field, not even the proper practice field which was being used by a...More