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Eye to eye...Jack Barry is challenged by Chris Barrett of Mayo. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Kerry’s Winning Streak Comes To An End Against Mayo

March 17, 2019 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

A BAD night all around. Sleet, hail, rain and strong winds blew across Austin Stack Park on Saturday night and it brought a freeze to Kerry’s winning streak in the league. All is not lost of course after the 0-11 to 1-10 defeat to Mayo, but it certainly was a […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

PHOTOS/REPORT: Warriors Survive Neptune Battle And Prepare For Western Shootout

March 16, 2019 at 5:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell on a night when Warriors kept their title bid rolling on with a win over Neptune at the complex… Garveys Tralee Warriors 87 C&S Neptune 82 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors kept their Super League dreams alive on Friday night as they secured another vital win, this time over C&S […]

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Here’s The Kerry Side To Face Mayo On Saturday Night

Here’s The Kerry Side To Face Mayo On Saturday Night

March 15, 2019 at 8:04 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY senior footballers can seal a league final place by avoiding a defeat in Austin Stack Park tomorrow night. The Round 6 game of the Allianz Football League Division 1 pits them against a Mayo which has done well down here in Kerry over the past number of years in […]

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The boxers at the IT Tralee Spark Society 'Rumble In The Jungle' Boxing Night at Tralee Sports Complex on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Students Box Clever To Raise Funds For Samaritans

March 15, 2019 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout for a boxing event fundraiser at Tralee Sports Complex last night. The IT Tralee Spark Society organised their ‘Rumble in the Jungle’, a collaboration with IT Tralees Boxing club in aid of Samaritans, pushing the message that nobody has a perfect mental health. It was […]

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The Brewster Cup Team from Kerry who took part  and were runners up in the Brewster  Cup Badminton Competition in Roscrea Tipperary  Sunday 10 March.
the Team is as follows...
Front Row,  L/R,  Sinead Galvin, Edel Kenny, Jennifer Keane, Ruth Colcannon, Elaine Hudson.
Back  Row, L/R.  Paddy Redmond, Fergal Hannon, Alan Nelligan, Michael Crosson, Tom Bourke, Manager. Photo by Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton Association News

March 12, 2019 at 3:47 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Brewster Cup The creme de la crème of Kerry badminton travelled to Tipperary last weekend to take on the finest Munster had to offer. The Brewster is a prestigious competition that has been running since 1951 and it is a whole 16 years since the Kingdom last […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

March 12, 2019 at 3:28 pm Comments are Disabled

Training continues at the usual times Upcoming Fixtures 14/3 U12 Div1 Boys Imperials v St.Paul’s Mounthawk @20-00 15/3 Senior Women Div3 TKVixens v Imperials Athea @19-30 17/3 U14 Div1 Boys Imperials v KCYMS Mounthawk @20-00 U14 Div2 Girls Imperials v Caherciveen Mounthawk @19-00 U12 Div3 Boys Shield Imperials v Caherciveen Mounthawk […]

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Action from the game. Photo: Liam Ryan

Tickets For Warriors Game Go On Sale Wednesday

March 12, 2019 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

YOUR St Patrick’s weekend starts with this… There’ll be a rush on for tickets again tomorrow, as Garvey’s Tralee Warriors face another busy weekend of action. They’ll tip off against Neptune at 8.15pm this Friday night at the complex and it’s another all-ticket affair with them going on sale tomorrow Wednesday […]

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Action from the game. Photo: Liam Ryan

PHOTOS/REPORT: Warriors Secure Vital Win As Title Race Heats Up

March 11, 2019 at 5:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell on an important win for the Warriors in the race for the Men’s Superleague Title… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 88 Templeogue 77 Warriors produced a performance of quality, intensity and grim determination to get the better of archrivals Templeogue by 88-77 in a pulsating encounter at the Tralee Sports […]

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PJ Dowd with Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council Norma Foley and David Fitzgerald, Operations Manager at The Rose Hotel at the launch of the Circuit of Kerry Rally at The Rose Hotel on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Motor Enthusiasts Look Forward To Circuit Of Kerry Rally

March 10, 2019 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

THE Rose Hotel Circuit of Kerry rally takes place over the weekend of April 7 and the event was launched at the hotel on Saturday afternoon. Organised and promoted by Kerry Motor Club, this year’s clerk of the course is Eoin Duffin who together with the organising team has put […]

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MC Murt Murphy with panel Pat Healy, Bryan Cooper, Philip Enright, Berkie Browne, Tom Quane and Conor O'Neill at the Cheltenham Preview night in Skelper Quane's on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Cheltenham Preview Night In Blennerville

March 8, 2019 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

TOP tips from the experts were handed out in Skelper Quane’s in Blennerville on Thursday night for their annual Cheltenham Preview night. MC Murt Murphy interviewed jockeys Bryan Cooper and Philip Enright  as trainer Tom Cooper, photographer Pat Healy, bookmaker Berkie Browne, Limerick Racecouse manager Conor O’Neill about the upcoming race […]

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Mercy Mounthawk girls at the camogie blitz at Mercy Mounthawk on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Mercy Mounthawk Hosts Camogie Blitz For Schools

March 8, 2019 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

FIVE schools from Tralee and beyond took part in a schools blitz yesterday at Mercy Mounthawk. Aimed at 1st to 3rd year pupils, teams from Pres Tralee, Pres Castleisland, Causeway Comprehensive, St Joseph’s Ballybunion and Mercy Mounthawk took to the pitches under the guidance of Laura Collins, Kerry Camogie County […]

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Warriors’ Pat And Paul Win Coach And Player Of The Month Awards

Warriors’ Pat And Paul Win Coach And Player Of The Month Awards

March 7, 2019 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE Basketball Ireland Players and Coaches of the Month for the month of February were announced yesterday and gave a bit of boost to Garvey’s Tralee Warriors before the weekend. In the Men’s Super League, it was double win for the Tralee side, with star guard, Paul Dick, picking up […]

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Get Top Tips At Skelper Quane’s Cheltenham Preview Night

Get Top Tips At Skelper Quane’s Cheltenham Preview Night

March 6, 2019 at 8:29 am Comments are Disabled

JOCKEYS Bryan Cooper and Philip Enright are among those who will share some of their tips for the Cheltenham festival at a ‘Preview’ night in Skelper Quane’s this Thursday, March 7. Racing fans will get the inside track from the jockeys as well as other well-known figures from the racing world […]

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In conjunction with the Paddy Sugrue Doubles Tournament for the Chernobyl Childrens Charity fund which took place Tralee Sports Centre Sunday 03 March 
This photograph shows the winners of Division 5 competition....
L/R,  Aidan Reidy,Ballyheigue & Eva Browne Moyvane being presented with their Trophys  by Tom Clear Chernobyl Childrens Fund committee  along with runners up Deirdre McAuliffe Listowel  & Dan Browne Moyvane.

Kerry Badminton Association News

March 5, 2019 at 7:37 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin CPC.ie County Doubles Championships Four more county titles were up for the grabs in Killarney on the first day of March as over 80 players contested the Men’s and Ladies Division 2 and Division 4 Kerry County Championship Doubles titles. In the Ladies Division 4 Section Moyvane […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

March 5, 2019 at 5:47 pm Comments are Disabled

Training continues at the usual times Upcoming Fixtures 7/3 U16 Div1 Boys KCYMS v Imperials KILLORGLIN @19-00 U16 DIV1 Girls Imperials v St.Paul’s Presentation @19-15 U14 Div2 Girls TKBobcats Presentation @18-00 U12 Div1 Boys Rathmore v Imperials Rathmore @19-00 U12 Div3 Boys Imperials v Kenmare  Mounthawk @19-00 Academy Div1 Girls Imperials […]

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Tommy Walsh Named GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week

Tommy Walsh Named GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week

March 5, 2019 at 12:38 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY and Kerins O’Rahilly’s man, Tommy Walsh, has been voted GAA.ie Footballer of the Week. The Tralee man earned 5,251 votes on the Official GAA Instagram page with Dublin’s Con O’Callaghan second on 4,850 and Tyrone’s Peter Harte third on 3,317 votes. Tommy had a fine game against Monaghan on Sunday finishing with […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

Warriors Match This Weekend Is An All-Ticket Affair

March 5, 2019 at 9:26 am Comments are Disabled

GARVEY’S Tralee Warriors Super League showdown with Templeogue at the Tralee Sports Complex on Saturday night is an all ticket affair. The highly anticipated clash between two of the League’s heavyweights could potentially decide the outcome of the title and is shaping up as the biggest game of the season […]

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Keith Jumper takes on Maree defence. Photo by Liam Ryan

REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Overpower Maree To Set Up Super League showdown

March 4, 2019 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell saw Warriors win again at the complex and now it’s all to play for next week against Templeogue… Garveys Tralee Warriors 88 Maree 70 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors extended their winning streak to four games in a row and in doing so consolidated their position in second place on […]

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Pauline Mallaby (right) collect her Ballymac GAA Lotto winnings of €8,300.

Pauline Scoops €8,300 In Ballymac GAA Lotto

March 2, 2019 at 11:45 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a busy night for Ballymacelligott GAA. First of all the the seniors played Stacks in the Tralee Town Board Town League Final at Austin Stack Park. They came away disappointed losing to Stacks, but then the club officials headed out to Ballygarry House Hotel where a lady was waiting […]

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Action from the Town League Final on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Austin Stacks Beat Ballymac To Win Town Board League Final

March 2, 2019 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks senior team secured their first silverware of the season when they beat Ballymac last night in the Tralee Town Board League Final. Played under lights at Austin Stack Park, the Rockies proved too strong and clinical for Ballymac team running out 1-18 to 0-10 winners and captain […]

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Tommy Walsh puts in a tackle against Monaghan in the Allianz Football league. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Here’s The Kerry Side To Face Monaghan On Sunday

March 1, 2019 at 8:15 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY senior footballers are going for five in a row league wins this Sunday with Monaghan standing in the way. The Round 5 game of the Allianz Football League Division 1 has a 3pm throw-in (the Kerry hurlers are on first in a double-header from 1pm) at Fitzgerald  Stadium. Peter […]

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Keen golfers Erika Kirby and Jim O'Dowd at the launch of the Kerry Schools Cup.

Launch Of The Kerry Schools Cup Golf Competition

March 1, 2019 at 2:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Golf Doc Academy has announced the official launch of the inaugural Kerry Schools Cup golf competition for 12 – 16 year olds. Teams of six kids are being invited to represent their secondary school in the Kerry Schools Cup and unlike other sports for 12 -16 year olds, teams […]

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The Munster Un 17 Boys Doubles Badminton Championships were held in UL, Limerick Sunday 24 February 
This photograph shows the winners of the Boys UN 17 Munster Doubles Championships 
L/R, Cathal Donovan, Christopher O'Donoghue winners  along with Jack McElligott, and Oisin Moloney who also took part in the competition. Photo by Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton Association News

February 26, 2019 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin All- Ireland Grade D Championships One week after winning the Division 1 Kerry County Ladies Doubles Championship title for the first time Maeve Twomey (Killarney) and Elaine Hudson (Moyvane) are making the headlines again this week but this time for achievements at National level as opposed local […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

February 26, 2019 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Men’s Results: Saturday 23rd February Spring League Qualifying Round JCastle Bar Spring League. Results /Sun 23/24th Feb. Castle Bar Spring League. Results 1st Pat Williams (13) 43 Points 2nd Kevin McCarthy (15) 37 Points 3rd Robert Dinan (24) 36 Points 4th Teddy Reynolds (16) 35 Points Nrs of Cards 61 […]

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Pupils, staff and parents launch the Ardfert NS Cycle which takes place on Sunday, April 28. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ardfert NS Looks Forward To Annual Fundraising Cycle

February 26, 2019 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

PREPARATIONS are well underway for the 6th Ardfert Annual Cycle in aid of Ardfert  School Building Fund. After such a strong turnout last year, the cycle will again take place in springtime  with this year’s event scheduled for Sunday, April 28. This cycle provides the perfect opportunity for those preparing […]

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Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Kerry Hurlers Get The Job Done In London

February 25, 2019 at 8:28 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in London to see Kerry record a facile win against the home side in the Allianz National League Division 2A game… Kerry 3-27 London 1-11 An easy enough win for Kerry in Ruislip where they overcame London by 22 points. Sean Weir captained the side, Jason Diggins […]

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Representatives of this years main charities at the launch of The Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle 2019, at Muckross Gardens, Killarney. The Annual cycle now in its 36th year, takes place on Saturday 6th July 2019. It is Ireland’s largest single day fundraising event. Registration for the charity cycle opens this Thursday 28th February via www.ringofkerrycycle.ie .Back row from left, Evelyn Goggin, Cúnamh Iveragh, Marisa Reidy, Recovery Havan, Michéal O’ Muircheartaigh (Sports Commentator), Kerry Parents & Friends, Sean Heaphy, Aras Mhuire, Nursing Home, front row, Eoghan O’Sullivan, Breakthrough Cancer Research and Vera O’Leary, Kerry Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC

Registration For Ring Of Kerry Charity Cycle Opens On Thursday

February 25, 2019 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle is back, with registration for the 2019 event opening this Thursday at 12 noon via their website www.ringofkerrycycle.ie. Thousands of leisure cyclists are expected to take part in this year’s 175km Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle, with places limited to 8,000 this year […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

PHOTOS/REPORT: Warriors Shine As Belfast’s Star Burns Out

February 25, 2019 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell on how Warriors are keeping the pressure on the leaders after their victory over Belfast Star on Saturday night… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 80 Belfast Star 68 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors have moved to joint second in Super League alongside UCD Marian following a vital but hard earned win away […]

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The Tralee International Children's Games team with soccer coach Robin O'Day, athletics coach Dearbhail Foley, Chairman of Tralee ICG committee Mike Culloty and Anthony Palmer of the Tralee ICG committee. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Team Russia-Bound For International Children’s Games

February 23, 2019 at 11:41 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER an absence of one year from the International Children’s Games and Cultural Festival, Tralee will again be represented at the Games in 2019 in Ufa, the capital city of the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia. Ufa becomes the first city in the International Children’s Games to host both the Summer […]

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The Kerry panel. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

Here’s The Kerry Team To Play London On Saturday

February 22, 2019 at 9:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Team to play London in Round 4 of the Allianz Hurling League on Saturday at 2pm in McGovern Park, Ruislip is as follows: 1. (GK) John B O’Halloran, Kilmoyley 2. Seán Weir, Crotta O’Neill’s 3. Bryan Murphy, Causeway 4. Eric Leen, St Brendan’s 5. James O’Connor, Abbeydorney 6. Michael Boyle, Ballyduff. 7. Tomás O’Connor, Crotta O’Neill’s 8. Daniel Collins, Kilmoyley 9. Brandon […]

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