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Most of the participants in the second John Mitchels GAA Strictly Come Dancing event with Chairman of the Club Denis Mannix and MC Brian Hurley. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Meet The John Mitchels GAA ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ Contestants

September 23, 2017 at 11:07 am 0 comments

IT’S back! After the stunning success of last year’s event in Ballygarry House Hotel, eleven couples will return to the same dancefloor to thrill audiences at the John Mitchels GAA Club ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ 2017. The couples have been carefully selected and are currently in training for this momentous event […]

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PREVIEW: Kilmoyley Look To Curb Challenge Of Ballyduff In Semi-Final

PREVIEW: Kilmoyley Look To Curb Challenge Of Ballyduff In Semi-Final

September 21, 2017 at 5:23 pm 0 comments

A tense and tough game is on the cards when Ballyduff and Kilmoyley meet on Sunday in the Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final. Mike O’Halloran sets the scene… Ballyduff and Kilmoyley will renew rivalry after their epic battles last year in the final, where it took over two hours to […]

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Will Kerins O’Rahillys And Austin Stacks Make It To The Semis?

Will Kerins O’Rahillys And Austin Stacks Make It To The Semis?

September 21, 2017 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

TWO Tralee clubs will be looking to advance to the semi-finals of the Garvey’s Supervalu County Senior Football Championship this Saturday evening at Austin Stack Park. At 4pm, Kerins O’Rahillys face East Kerry who will be hoping their Kerry minor star David Clifford can work his magic, but it’s a different […]

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PREVIEW: A Battle Royal In Prospect Between Lixnaw And St Brendans

PREVIEW: A Battle Royal In Prospect Between Lixnaw And St Brendans

September 21, 2017 at 2:08 pm 0 comments

Mike O’Halloran looks forward to a fascinating Garveys Supervalu Kerry SHC semi-final clash between Lixnaw and St Brendan’s this Sunday in Austin Stack Park (2pm)… When Lixnaw face off against St Brendan’s next Sunday it will almost be three months since they played their last game in the Garvey’s SuperValu […]

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Kieran Donaghy places the ball into the net for his first half goal.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kieran Donaghy Among Kerry Nominees For All-Stars

September 21, 2017 at 10:33 am 0 comments

KIERAN Donaghy and four of his Kerry teammates have been shortlised for the PWC Football All-Stars it was announced this morning. The Tralee man is joined by defenders Tadhg Morley and Paul Murphy and forwards Paul Geaney and James O’Donoghue. Thirteen players from Dublin’s and 12 from Mayo have made the […]

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REPORTS/PHOTOS: Wins For Abbeydorney/Parnells And Crotta In Minor Championship

REPORTS/PHOTOS: Wins For Abbeydorney/Parnells And Crotta In Minor Championship

September 21, 2017 at 9:12 am 0 comments

Mike O’Halloran watched two  Kerry County Minor Hurling Championship quarter-final ties at Kilmoyley and Abbeydorney on Wednesday evening… THERE were big wins for both Crotta O’Neill’s and Abbeydorney/Parnells in the minor championship yesterday evening. Abbeydorney/Parnells overcame Kilmoyley in the beautiful sod that is Kilmoyley pitch, given all the rain that […]

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Tralee Boxer Within One Win Of Medal At European Championships

Tralee Boxer Within One Win Of Medal At European Championships

September 20, 2017 at 10:29 am 0 comments

TRALEE Boxing Club’s Patrick McCarthy is within one win of at least a bronze medal at the European Junior Championships. The local  boxer advanced to the quarter-finals of the 32-nation tournament held in Bulgaria this week with a 5-0 win over Owen Paton from Scotland in the 48kg category. The […]

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St Brendan’s Park FC News

St Brendan’s Park FC News

September 19, 2017 at 5:52 pm 0 comments

Club Notes St Brendan’s Park Fc are excited to announce that we are looking to start up a GIRLS U12 team for the coming 2017/18 season. Girls born in 2007 2006 2005 would be eligible to play in this age group. As we are a volunteer run club we would ask the […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

September 19, 2017 at 5:43 pm 0 comments

Training times With most of the trials and teams organised the following are the updated training days and times. Training days and times are subject to change and if you have a query about any of the teams you can contact the relevant team manager or through the club facebook […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

September 19, 2017 at 5:32 pm 0 comments

Results: Fourball Betterball,  sponsored by Mc Carthy Insurance 1st: Richard Rafferty (9) & Brian O’Leary (10) 48 Points 2nd: Adam Leahy (8) & Mark Leahy (6) 46 Points 3rd: Bernard Costello Jnr (13) & John Joeseph O’Sullivan (21) 46 Points 4th: Eoghan O’Donnell (1) & Darren O’Sullivan (1) 44 Points […]

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St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

September 19, 2017 at 5:29 pm 0 comments

ST. BRENDAN’S BASKETBALL CLUB NOTES ÉAMONN MCCARTHY MEMORIAL U16 BOYS TOURNAMENT The Éamonn McCarthy Memorial U16 Boys Tournament takes place on Saturday next the 23rd September. The tournament will be played at two venues. Group One will play in Moyderwell Primary School Gym and Group Two will play in Presentation Secondary […]

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Top Sailing Event For Fenit This Weekend

Top Sailing Event For Fenit This Weekend

September 19, 2017 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

SAILING enthusiasts are in for a treat this weekend with top racing coming to Fenit. Tralee Bay Maritime Centre along with Tralee Bay Sailing Club are hosting some of the best sailors in the country in a spectacular sailing competition, The 49er Nationals and Skiff Open from Friday, September 22 […]

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Patrick McCarthy (centre) with Noel and Tommy Kelliher of Tralee Boxing Club at the National Stadium on Friday.

Tralee Boxer To Fight For Ireland Tomorrow At European Championships

September 18, 2017 at 1:57 pm 0 comments

TRALEE Boxing Club’s Patrick McCarthy is off to Bulgaria to fight for Ireland. Patrick left Tralee at the weekend on the road to the European Championships in Bulgaria. He will box for team Ireland against Owen Paton of Scotland tomorrow. The young boxer has already won a national title and National […]

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Twitter Was In Absolute Awe Of David Clifford This Afternoon

Twitter Was In Absolute Awe Of David Clifford This Afternoon

September 17, 2017 at 2:40 pm 0 comments

ANOTHER victory for the Kerry minors, another masterclass from David Clifford. The young man from Fossa is a phenomenal talent. He scored four goals in a sensational 60 minutes for Kerry where they beat Derry by 6-17 to 1-8 and Twitter took notice. David Clifford has been trending since the […]

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Diarmuid O'Connor is in midfield for the clash with Louth.

Here’s The Kerry Minor Team Aiming For Four In A Row This Sunday

September 15, 2017 at 7:57 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Minor Football Team to play Derry in the Electric Ireland GAA All Ireland Minor Football Championship Final at Croke Park on Sunday  has been named and it shows one change from the side that defeated Cavan in the semi-final. Jack Griffin of Dr Crokes comes in at full […]

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The contestants and organising committee at the launch of the Ballyheigue GAA 'Strictly Come Dancing' event at the clubhouse on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ballyheigue GAA Looks Forward To Its First ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ Event

September 15, 2017 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

IT may be seven weeks away, but excitement is already building in the village of Ballyheigue as the club prepares to hold its first ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ night. A launch night was held at the club grounds on Thursday evening where many of the contestants gathered for photos and chat […]

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Manager Stephen Wallace. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Ardfert Man Set To Be Next Manager Of Offaly Senior Football Team

September 14, 2017 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

ARDFERT man Stephen Wallace is set to be the new Offaly Senior Football Manager. The Kerry Junior All-Ireland-winning coach is to be  ratified at the next meeting of the county board. Wallace, who also won an All-Ireland intermediate club title with Ardfert, was recommended by a committee — comprising of Chairman Tommy […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

September 12, 2017 at 5:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Hi All and welcome back and welcome to all new members, coaches and managers. below is a list of all training times and information on our Academy. Training times confirmed as follows: (Subject to change, our Facebook page will be updated with any changes) 2011/2012 Boys & Girls Saturday 10-11am Mounthawk 2009/2010 […]

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St Brendan’s Park FC News

St Brendan’s Park FC News

September 12, 2017 at 5:27 pm Comments are Disabled

FIXTURES weekending 17/09/2017 Wednesday 13th september VITHIT U12 Premier U12A v L.B Rovers 6.30pm Saturday 16th September SFAI Skechers Cups U12 A v Pallas United 2pm Birdhill v U14A U16A v Tralee Dynamos 2pm VITHIT U12 DIV 2 M.E.K v U12B  10.30am VITHIT U16 DIV 2 U16B v Castleisland 11.30am […]

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St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

September 12, 2017 at 5:21 pm Comments are Disabled

CLUB REGISTRATION Registration of players for the coming season takes place on Sunday 17th September from 12.00pm to 2.00pm at Moyderwell. We look forward to registering all our players from last season and extend a very warm welcome to new players at all levels. TRAINING TIMES Training times for the 2017/18 […]

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Chairman of Austin Stacks GAA Club with Denis O'Connor's sons, Paul and Denis at the clubhouse on Saturday night. Photo by Adrienne McLoughlin

Denis O’Connor Remembered At The Rock Club

September 12, 2017 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

By Adrienne McLoughlin Family and friends of the late Denis O’Connor were present in Connolly Park on Saturday night, after the first day of an event which will always be associated with him – the Lee Strand U13 Football Tournament. In his memory, the Lee Strand Cup has been re-named the […]

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Una Lynch, Sean Lynch, Helen O'Shea and Kay Griffin at the St Pat's GAA Club 5k fun run/walk on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: St Pat’s Faithful Brave The Elements For Annual Fundraising Walk

September 11, 2017 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a blustery and showery afternoon west of the bridge on Sunday, but a group of around 40 people still turned up for St Pat’s GAA Club annual fundraising walk. Held in aid of Palliative Care Unit and in memory of the late Tony O’Donoghue, a great stalwart of […]

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Victorious In Under 21 B All-Ireland Final

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Victorious In Under 21 B All-Ireland Final

September 10, 2017 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Semple Stadium Thurles to see Kerry win the Under 21 Hurling All Ireland B Final yesterday… Kerry 2-12  Wicklow 2-8 I had said in my preview that there would be bonfires in Lixnaw on Saturday night and that Kerry to bring home the Richie McElligott Cup […]

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The captain shake hands before the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Lady’s Walk Prevail Over Duagh In Kerry Junior Hurling Final

September 9, 2017 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched the Kerry Junior Hurling Championship Final on Friday night in Abbeydorney… Lady’s Walk 3-17 Duagh 0-4 In the final of the Kerry Junior Hurling Championship Lady’s Walk overcame a never say die Duagh team in a one sided game played in Abbeydorney. In fairness the scoreboard dose […]

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CBS The Green students, Adam Walker, Darragh Sweeney, Armin Heinrich, TJ Heaphy and David Kelliher on their marks, with teacher Caroline Dillane, athlete Shona Heaslip and teacher Helen Kelliher launching the CBS 5k Run at the school on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

CBS The Green Looks Forward To Third Annual Fun Run

September 8, 2017 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE and Irish team athlete Shona Heaslip was present on Thursday to help launch the CBS The Green annual 5k/3K timed fun run which takes place next month. The secondary school is busy preparing for the run which takes place on Sunday,  October 1 at 1pm. Both routes are fast and […]

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The Kerry U21B hurling panel.  Photo by Mike O'Halloran

PREVIEW: Kerry Team To Face Wicklow In All-Ireland Final Named

September 8, 2017 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran can’t see anything other than a Kerry win this weekend as the team to face Wicklow in the All-Ireland Under 21B final… The Kerry U21 hurling team take on Wicklow in the final of The All Ireland Under 21 B Hurling on Saturday at 1pm in Thurles and […]

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Action from the Irish TV Tralee Warriors match against Swords Thunder in The Complex. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Big-time Basketball Returns To Complex This Weekend

September 7, 2017 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Warriors return to action this weekend and that means the crowds will be back in Tralee Sports and Leisure Centre in their hundreds. They host a pre-season tournament over Saturday and Sunday with Neptune, Ballincollig and St Paul’s teams also taking part. On Saturday at 6pm, St Pauls take […]

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Tralee Triathlon Club’s athletes who will be representing Ireland at the ITU World Championships in Rotterdam next week. From left; Ciara Tierney, Paudie Murphy, Philip Dewey (quiz organiser), chairman of Tralee Triathlon club John Quilter, Seamus Hoare and Suzanne O’Sullivan.

Tralee Triathlon Club Members Off To World Championships Next Week

September 7, 2017 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

FIVE members of Tralee Triathlon Club will be wearing the Irish colours as they head to Rotterdam to represent Ireland and Kerry at the ITU World Triathlon Championships in Rotterdam next week. Eight triathletes from the county are representing Ireland and Kerry and their club on the International field. The […]

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WATCH: Fans Thank Kerry GAA Teams In Tralee-Based Video

WATCH: Fans Thank Kerry GAA Teams In Tralee-Based Video

September 6, 2017 at 12:49 pm Comments are Disabled

DAYS before Kerry took on Mayo in the All-Ireland semi-final replay, Jill Harrington and John Ryle from Tralee asked the people of the town to give their support to the lads in a video they made. Well as a follow-up, Jill and John took to the streets and Austin Stack […]

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Lee Strand Cup To Be Dedicated To Memory Of Stacks Stalwart

Lee Strand Cup To Be Dedicated To Memory Of Stacks Stalwart

September 6, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Austin Stacks Lee Strand Invitational tournament takes place this weekend and this year the cup will be dedicated to the memory of a great Stacks man. Denis ‘Dinny’ O’Connor’s died in March of this year and to remember him, a new base has been fitted to the cup […]

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