Fun Facts: Ash McGrath

Posted on 27/08/2018

At One On One we want you to get to know our coaches a little better. We have sat down with them and asked them a series of questions and also some tips that will help you with your game. 

We interviewed Ash McGrath. Ash  played 214 AFL game with Brisbane Lions. He kicked 170 goals over a 14 year career and was very versatile playing both as a small defender and forward. Ash was a very skilful player and his coaching is based around the fundamentals of the game with a big focus on kicking skills. 

Name: Ashley McGrath 

Nickname: "Boonj"

Location: Perth, Western Australia 

Favourite Sport (other than AFL): NFL 

Favourite Food: Butter Chicken

Favourite TV Show: Entourage 

Favourite Movie: Frozen 

Pet Hates: Poor Drivers 

Hidden Talent: Magic 

Most Memorable AFL Moment: Winning the 2003 premiership with the Brisbane Lions. 

Pre-Game Tips: Don't overthink and play the game too early (in your mind), just play in the moment. 

Advice for Game Day: Make sure you walk off the field a better player than you walked on it. 

Why did you join One On One Football: " I really wanted to give back to young footballers and provide them with the lessons you just don't learn at club level". 

Are you in Perth and want to book a session with Ash? 

Book herehttps://www.oneononefootball.com.au/coaches/24