A dream of life comes to me, like a catfish dancing on the end of the line.”

What is your name? 

Finbarr Corcoran.

What is your favourite colour?


What is your favourite word?


Who is your favourite musician?

Bruce Springsteen.

What is your most marked characteristic?


What talent would you like to have?

Sing/play an instrument.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Finishing a marathon.

What is your idea of happiness?

Sitting on a riverbank before sun-up, waiting to start a day’s salmon fishing with my phone left in the car.

What profession would you like to attempt?


What is your greatest extravagance?

Just Right cereal.

What is your most treasured possession?

My fly rod.

Why did you start running?

Improve my fitness and reduce my waistline.

What does running mean to you now?

An enjoyable sociable hobby that has a positive effect on my mood.

What do you like about Stazza’s Stable?

Only recently joined but looks like a great space to gain knowledge about all things running.

What is your motto?

Each to their own.