Mná Spóirt: Croí is Anam
(Women in Sport: Heart and Soul)
3 x 30' - BBC TWO NI / TG4 (2019)
Aoife Ní Chaiside is a camogie superstar. The All-Ireland winning former captain of her club, Slaughtneil, and county and provincial champion is also a fervent ambassador of women’s sports.In a three-part BBC Gaeilge series, Aoife explores the trials and triumphs of women in sport, meets female high-achievers, ventures out into the sporting world beyond her beloved Gaelic games, and looks at what the future holds for Irish sportswomen.
As well as focusing on sport itself –Mná Spóirt: Croí is Anam, also examines how sport can uplift women and provide emotional, physical and psychological sustenance, and how sport can bring women together in an increasingly isolated world.