KUWAIT HARPS GAA BOARD

Rachel Forbes (Dias)

Chairperson

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 4

Highest Gaelic Achievement: First season winning our first match and making the plate semifinal. Felt like we had won the league.

Advice for any Gaelic Player: If you ever feel you head drop, look to the people beside you for support.

Tristan Ellis- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Secretary

Tristan Ellis

Secretary

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 3

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Perfect streak of zero wins zero ties in season games.

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Sweat equity. Invest in it now, it pays off in a big way

Chelsea Ellis- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Treasurer

Chelsea Ellis

Treasurer

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 6

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Winning the ME intermediate league and being promoted to seniors.

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Play as a team and leave it all on the pitch.

Noelle Djennadi- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Fundraising Officer

Noelle Djennadi

Fundraising and Social Officer

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 2

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Came fourth in the under 12s community games with my club representing Kildare and Leinster

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Give it your all and you'll get the most enjoyment out of it

Vu Tran- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Men's Player Rep

Vu Tran

Men's Player Rep

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 3

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Being in the same game when Joel scored his first (and only) own goal.

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Stretch every day and go to as many practices as you can

Nancy Campbel- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Women's Player Rep

Nancy Campbell

Women's Player Rep

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 3

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Representing on the committee.

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Just keep showing up. Play your best and have fun! 

Patricia Abram- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Public Relations Officer

Patricia Claire Abram

Public Relations Officer

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 1

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Winning the Scottish Gaelic League at university and being the captain of the team.

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Always train, work hard, start slow and gain speed with skills but most of all have the craic with your team mates and enjoy yourself.

Kyle Balensiefer- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Youth Development Offcer

Kyle Balensiefer

Youth Development Officer

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 5

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Plate winners in Bahrain

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Take it easy before tournaments. The party is always better when you’ve earned it.

Hamilton Cassiano-Dias- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Middle East Represenative

Hamilton Cassiano Dias

Middle East Board Representative

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 5

Highest Gaelic Achievement: Plate winners in Bahrain

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Buy sunscreen

Emily Fair- Kuwait Harp GAA Club Middle East Represenative

Emily Fair

Middle East Board Representative

Seasons with Kuwait Harps: 4

Highest Gaelic Achievement: I won the most improved player in my first year. It's been downhill since then!

Advice for any Gaelic Player: Don't worry if you make a mistake. Head up, next ball.