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Aine Quane and Eilis Gillespie at the Kilmoyley GAA Club Social at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kilmoyley GAA Holds Annual Social In Ballyroe

February 3, 2019 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE the ‘big one’ wasn’t on show this year, around 120 of the Kilmoyley GAA faithful showed up in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night for their annual social. The seniors came agonisingly close to winning the county championship in 2018, but they’ll be back this summer to try […]

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Susan, Judy and Aideen Griffin at the Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz at The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Massive Turnout For Tralee Rugby Club’s Fundraising Table Quiz

February 2, 2019 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

WHICH colour on the Indian flag is sacred to Hindus? In which country is the ancient city of Petra? Who is Sir Thomas John Woodward better known as? Well those were some of the questions posed at Tralee Rugby Club’s fundraising table quiz at The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. A fantastic turnout […]

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Here’s The Kerry Ladies Team To Face Clare On Sunday

Here’s The Kerry Ladies Team To Face Clare On Sunday

February 2, 2019 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Ladies team to face Clare in Round 1 of the Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 2 Round 1 fixture has been announced. The venue is Doonbeg, Co. Clare and the game throws in at 2pm. The team is as follows; 1. Sinead Warren, Rathmore 2. Eilis Lynch, Castleisland Desmonds 3. Aislinn Desmond, Rathmore […]

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A battle for the ball in midfield. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Westmeath

February 1, 2019 at 8:33 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a great start to Kerry’s league season last Saturday when the hurlers beat Antrim above in Belfast, it’s back to Austin Stack Park on Sunday to face visitors Westmeath in the Allianz Hurling League Division 2A at 2pm. The team is as follows; 1. Martin Stackpoole capt (Lixnaw) 2. John Buckley […]

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

Kerry Team To Face Cavan On Sunday Named

February 1, 2019 at 8:19 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER last week’s impressive show against Tyrone in Killarney, it’s a trip north for the Kerry senior football team for Sunday’s clash against Cavan in the Allianz Football League Division 1. Peter Keane made a few changes from the team last Friday night for the Tyrone game so don’t be […]

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Tralee, Ballybunion And Waterville Included In Top 100 Golf Courses In World List

Tralee, Ballybunion And Waterville Included In Top 100 Golf Courses In World List

February 1, 2019 at 4:04 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE and two other Kerry golf courses have been included in a Top 100 Golf Courses In The World list. Online golf reservation service, Golfscape, collaborated with renowned industry leaders to rank the ‘World’s Top 100 Golf Courses’. Tralee came in 69th position, Waterville in 29th and Ballybunion Old Course in 17th. St […]

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Early Call For Participants For Fenit Coastal Cycle

Early Call For Participants For Fenit Coastal Cycle

January 31, 2019 at 2:33 pm Comments are Disabled

CYCLISTS are asked to take note that the seventh annual Fenit Coastal Cycle takes place on Saturday, March 23. The cycling event is a fundraiser for St. Brendan’s National School, Fenit, while the Kerry Hospice Foundation will receive a monetary donation from the event. There are two routes 25km and […]

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Michelle Greaney (left) of Optimal Fitness looking forward to the 5k/10k Road Race on New Year's Eve. Photo by Dermot Crean

Hospice To Benefit From Michelle’s Upcoming Running Event

January 31, 2019 at 1:25 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER another successful New Year’s Eve 5k/10k race, Michelle Greaney of Optimal Fitness is once again planning the Tralee 10 Miler and 5k Road Race for Saturday, February 16 at 10am from The Rose Hotel. As with New Year’s Eve, the chosen charity is the Kerry Hospice Foundation. Last year’s […]

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IT Tralee Bows Out Of Sigerson Cup

IT Tralee Bows Out Of Sigerson Cup

January 30, 2019 at 5:45 pm Comments are Disabled

THE IT Tralee footballers made the long trip to Belfast but came away empty-handed this afternoon, when they were knocked out of the Sigerson Cup. The opposition was St Mary’s University College who beat Tralee by 1-15 to 1-10. An early goal for the visitors was soon cancelled out by […]

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Looking forward to the St Pats GAA Club 'Celebrating Our Past, Building Our Future' event in the Rose Hotel on February 16 were Andrea O'Donoghue, Marie Fitzgibbon, Kieran O'Shea and Jimmy Mulligan. Photo by Dermot Crean

St Pats Looks Forward To Celebrating Its Past And Building For Future

January 30, 2019 at 11:43 am Comments are Disabled

IT’LL be a night of reminiscing in a couple of weeks as St Pat’s GAA Club will celebrate a great period of success at a function in The Rose Hotel. Taking place on Saturday, February 16, the club will look back on the period of 1989 – 1995 when they won […]

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The Kerry Division 1 Singles Badminton Championships took place Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre Friday 25 January.
This photograph shows, Tom Burke on his way to winning the Division 1 Singles title. Photo: Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton News

January 29, 2019 at 6:06 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Munster Inter County Juvenile Championships  Pride of place this week goes to the Kerry Juvenile teams who travelled to the University of Limerick last Sunday (Jan 27th) to take part in the Munster Championships and performed with great distinction. Each event was played out on a round […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

January 29, 2019 at 5:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunday 27th Jan. Captains Drive In 9 Hole Scramble Front Nine 1st Kathleen Finnegan, Catherine McCarthy, Kevin McCarthy, Joe Rogers 2nd Mikey Sheehy Jnr, Grainne Sheehy, Mary Fitzgerald, Eamon Fitzgerald 3rd Bob Dillon, Tom Moore, Kevin Rolls, Barry Murphy Back Nine 1st Willie Goulding, Paudie O’Keeffe, Joe McCarthy, Kieran O’Callaghan […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

January 29, 2019 at 5:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Training continues at usual times.Upcoming Fixtures 2/2 Senior Women Crossover Div1+2 Kenmare v Imperials Kenmare 17-00 U16 Div3 Girls Imperials v St.Colmans Sparks Mounthawk 12-30 3/2 Senior Men Div1 St.Marys v Imperials Castleisland 17-00 U12 Div1 Boys KCYMS v Imperials Killorglin 11-30 Academy Div1 Girls St.Colmans Rockets v Imperial Diamonds […]

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Sean O'Shea advances. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sean O’Shea Named GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week

January 29, 2019 at 1:50 pm Comments are Disabled

THE league kicked off on Sunday and Kerry secured a deserved win against Tyrone at Fitzgerald Stadium. While there were many good performances, the people at GAA.ie thought Sean O’Shea from Kenmare was the best of them and he was one of three nominees for their Football Player Of The […]

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Ladies at the Tralee Rowing Club annual party at The Ashe Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Rowing Club Holds Annual Party In The Ashe

January 29, 2019 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER 70 people gathered in The Ashe Hotel on Saturday evening to look back on a very good year for Tralee Rowing Club. The club is growing and Saturday was a chance to have some fun and reflect on the successes as Barbara Damm, PRO, explained. “It was a very […]

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IT Tralee students Dara Moynihan, Gavin Crowley and Jack Savage display the new hooded tops kindly sponsored by Alan O' Sullivan of Bathrooms 4U.

PREVIEW: IT Tralee Hope To Advance In Sigerson Cup This Week

January 29, 2019 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

By Eamon Fitzgerald IT Tralee will make the long trip to Belfast this week in order to take on 2017 winners St. Marys University Belfast in round 3 of the 2019 Sigerson Cup. The game will take place on Wednesday at 2pm at the St. Teresa’s GAC, Belfast. The IT […]

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Stephen O'Brien aims to break free from Philly McMahon and Brian Fenton while Paul Murphy looks on. Photo by Dermot Crean

Bad News If You Didn’t Get Tickets For Kerry v Dublin In Tralee

January 28, 2019 at 9:03 pm Comments are Disabled

IT appears that tickets for Kerry v Dublin in Austin Stack Park have now sold out. With Kerry looking good yesterday, interest in the new look team is high and as a result the game on Saturday, February 9, will have a capacity attendance in Tralee, just as it did […]

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Margaret Carroll and Risteard Ó Fuarain with RTE's Eileen Dunne at the Camogie Association Awards.

Two Kerry People Honoured At Camogie Association Awards

January 28, 2019 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO people who make a fantastic contribution to camogie in Kerry were honoured in Croke Park at the Camogie Association Awards on Saturday night Margaret Carroll of Cillard Camogie Club was the Kerry recipient of a “Volunteer of the Year” Award and Kerry PRO Risteárd Ó Fuaráin received the ‘PRO […]

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Erika Quill, Evan O'Connor and Kelly Ann Roantree and Daire Quirke at the Kerins O'Rahillys 5k/10k Run on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Part In Kerins O’Rahillys 5k/10k Run

January 28, 2019 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were around 300 entrants in the Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club 10k/5k race yesterday from the club. A cold wind blew as runners warmed up in the club grounds before the 10k runners set off at around 11am, while the 5k runners left 15 minutes later. The race this year honoured […]

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A New Warrior Arrives In Town

A New Warrior Arrives In Town

January 28, 2019 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

GARVEY’S Tralee Warriors have signed Ken (Kendall) Williams for the remainder of the Super League campaign. Williams, the 6’4’’ guard and graduate of University of New Mexico, comes into the Warriors squad as replacement for leading scorer Jordan Evans who suffered a season-ending knee injury. He arrives with a strong […]

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Padraig Boyle on the attack.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Team To Play Antrim On Saturday Announced

January 25, 2019 at 8:37 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY take on Antrim on Saturday in the Allianz Hurling League Division 2A opening game at 2pm in Corrigan Park in Belfast. The team is as follows; 1. Martin Stackpoole capt (Lixnaw) 2. Sean Weir (Crotta O’Neills) 3. Bryan Murphy (Causeway) 4. Eric Leen (St Brendan’s) 5. Jason Diggins (Causeway) 6. […]

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Jack Barry challenged by Tyrone players in last year's league encounter.

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Tyrone

January 25, 2019 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW faces appear in the Kerry panel to face Tyrone in Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney on Sunday at 2pm, but it’s a more experienced first 15 to start the game. With David Clifford, David Moran, Gavin White, Jason Foley and Shane Murphy among absentees for various reasons, it gives Peter Keane […]

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Ballyheigue Badminton Club held their annual  Badminton Tournament on Sunday. Josie Gilbert Ballyheigue & Padraic Barrett Causeway on their way to winning The Division 4 Mixed Doubles Title on the day. Photo by Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton News

January 22, 2019 at 7:34 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Munster Senior 1 / Junior Championships  A large crowd made their way to Killarney last Sunday (Jan 20th) for the Munster Singles, Doubles and Mixed Championships for Grade C and D players which in Kerry terms relates largely to division 1 and 2 players. Ten titles were […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

January 22, 2019 at 6:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Results: 3 person walts 1st Declan O’Connell (13) Jonathan Goodall (3) Kevin McCarthy (15) – 62pts 2nd Kieran Ruttledge (17) Noel Carr (28) Denis Murphy (16) – 57pts 3rd Michael Leahy (6) Patrick Stack (7) Tony O’Halloran (12) – 57pts Teams Entered: 35 Fixtures: Sun 27th Jan: Captains Drive – […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

January 22, 2019 at 6:08 pm Comments are Disabled

Upcoming Fixtures 24/1 U14 Div1 Girls St.Josephs v Imperials Duagh 20-00 25/1 U18 Div1 Boys Imperials v Glenbeigh Mounthawk 20-30 U16 Div1 Boys St.Pauls v Imperials Killarney 19-00 U16 Div1 Girls Imperials v Kenmare Mounthawk 19-15 U13 Div1 Girls Imperials v TK Cobras Mounthawk 16-00 27/1 Senior Women Div1 Cup […]

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No Joy For Mercy Mounthawk At Schools Cup Final In Dublin

No Joy For Mercy Mounthawk At Schools Cup Final In Dublin

January 22, 2019 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

MERCY Mounthawk made a gallant attempt to win the U19A Subway Schools Cup Final at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght this afternoon. Despite massive support from 12 busloads of supporters, they couldn’t get the better of Gaelcholáiste Mhuire AG from Cork who ran out 79 to 68 winners. The […]

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Colm Cooper, on his return to championship against Tipperary in the semi-final of the Munster Championship last June. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Colm Cooper’s Career In Focus On TG4’s ‘Laochra Gael’

January 22, 2019 at 1:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THE acclaimed GAA docu-series ‘Laochra Gael’ is to feature one of the greatest players ever this season. Colm ‘Gooch’ Cooper will be the legend profiled in the finale of the series on TG4 on Wednesday, March 27 at 9.30pm. The series has featured many Kerry greats in the past and […]

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Tralee Parnells Granted Adult GAA Club Status

Tralee Parnells Granted Adult GAA Club Status

January 22, 2019 at 12:39 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Parnells Hurling & Camogie Club was granted adult status at a meeting of the Kerry County Board last night. It was a momentous night for the club who will now enter intermediate competitions this year. The players are predominantly young — in their late teens and early 20s — after […]

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Tralee Rowing Club member Paula Moloney (left) receiving her 2nd place medal at the Irish Indoor Rowing Championship 2019 at the UL Sports Arena, Limerick, last Saturday. Photo by Stephen Kiely of ‘Look at the lens Photography’.

Tralee Rower Wins Medal At Irish Indoor Rowing Championship

January 21, 2019 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Rowing Club adult member Paula Moloney won 2nd place in her category at the Irish Indoor Rowing Championship (IIRC) in the UL Sports Arena, Limerick, on Saturday. She won her medal in the 2k race, W40-49 category and also competed in the 1k race with a great result. This […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

REPORT/PHOTOS: Demons Come Back To Haunt Warriors

January 21, 2019 at 12:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Two losses on the trot for Warriors as UCC Demons come and conquer in Tralee. Alan Cantwell reports… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors Super League hopes suffered a setback last night as they were edged out by their keen rivals UCC Demons in front of another packed out Tralee Sports Complex on […]

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