Aoife Hickey

Aoife Hickey


Honours and achievements.

I am from Kilkenny, Ireland. I am currently a student at the University of Alabama. I am on a Track and Feild scholarship here at the University. My events are the shot put and the hammer throw.I have had many great achievements and huge sucesses with Track and feild. I dedicate alot of time to training and competing all year round. Some of these achievements are,

·Captain of the Irish Track and feild team in 2007 in the Schools International where I won a silver medal in the shot putt.

·Irish Junior Champion 2008,2009,2010 in the hammer (club championships)

·Member of the European team championship team 2008,2009 ,2010 in the hammer throw and the shot put

·Qualified for the European Junior Championships in Serbia 2009 and was apart of the Irish team who competed there.

I am a Food and Nutrition Major and after my studies I entent to persue a career as a registered dietition.While I was in High school, I completed the "Safefood for life" course in food and hygiene and recieved a pass in that examination. I completed this in High school in Ireland.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2010 - Present


Flowers By Lucy

I worked in Flowers by lucy for one year after high school working as sales assistant on the shop floor, where i attened to the customers, answered phone calls and took orders for the delivery of flowers across Ireland.

Nov 2006 - Present

Law Firm

Law Firm

I did one weeks work experience in a law firm in Dublin, Ireland with lawyer,  Pol O'Murchu of 38 Arrran Quay, Dublin 7.


Aug 2010 - Present

BHS Food and Nutrition (FN)

University of Alabama

I am currently studying Food and Nutrition. My ultimate goal is to sit the RD exams and become a registered dietition.

Current GPA : 3.3

Sep 2003 - Jun 2009

Loreto Secondary School , Kilkenny

I attended Loretto Kilkenny Secondary school for six years and my final year there,  I was voted Sports captain from my fellow students and teachers.



Played Feild Hockey

Played Feild Hockey throughout  High school, participated in many tournaments and competitions.

Played the Flute

I was a member of my High school Orchestra where I was a stong flute player. Was a member of the winning orchestra in the irish championships. 



Pol O'Murchu

I worked for one week under Pol as a shadow as I was interested in persuing law as a career.

Marita Lanigan

I was coached by Marita for many years up through high school in the Shot putt throw. Martia was a graduate from University of Maryland.