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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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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

September 5, 2017 at 5:56 pm Comments are Disabled

Hi all and welcome back. Welcome too 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 (begins 9th Sept) […]

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St Brendan’s Basketball Club

St Brendan’s Basketball Club

September 5, 2017 at 5:51 pm Comments are Disabled

ST. BRENDAN’S BASKETBALL CLUB NOTES WELCOME BACK The committee of St. Brendan’s Basketball Club would like to welcome all coaches and players back to training and to wish the teams at all levels the very best of luck for the upcoming season. ST. BRENDAN’S BASKETBALL CLUB COMMITTEE The St. Brendan’s […]

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St Brendan’s Park FC News

St Brendan’s Park FC News

September 5, 2017 at 5:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Registration & training/match fees for 2017-2018 Season The Management Committee have decided that the Registration Fee payable per each player for the coming season will be €100, with training/match fees maintained at last season’s amount of €140, so the total cost per player for the full season is €240. We are pleased to announce that the above fees include a Park F.C. branded […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

September 5, 2017 at 5:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Fourball Round 5 of Series Sponsored by Bank of Ireland on 2nd Sept 2017 Results: 1st: Michael Leahy & Tony O’Halloran 47 Points 2nd: Derek O’Brien & Hugh O’Farrell 45 Points Fixtures: Sat 09th Sept: Casual Golf & Junior Golf Sat 16th Sept: Casual & Junior Golf Sun 17th Sept:.Fourball/Foursomes  […]

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An enthusiastic start to the Ardfert Harvest Cycle on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ardfert Prepares For A Weekend Of Cycling Fun

September 5, 2017 at 1:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S just days to go to the 4th annual Ardfert Harvest Cycle and organisers are hoping for another great turnout. Held to raise funds for Ardfert NS, the leisure cycle with 2 routes, 32km and 70km, will provide a challenge for both the novice and experienced cyclist as they negotiate […]

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Jack O'Connor on the sideline. Photo by Dermot Crean

Former Kerry Star Joins Jack O’Connor’s Under 20 Backroom Team

September 4, 2017 at 8:58 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER three time All Ireland winner, John Crowley from Glenflesk replaces Declan O’Sullivan as a selector in Jack O’Connor’s Under 20 backup team. At tonight’s meeting of the County Committee, Jack O’Connor was appointed Manager of the Kerry Under 20 football team for a two year period. Jack was manager […]

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Former Cheltenham Gold Cup Winner To Race In Listowel Next Week

Former Cheltenham Gold Cup Winner To Race In Listowel Next Week

September 4, 2017 at 3:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Coneygree is set to become the first Cheltenham Gold Cup winner since L’Escargot in 1975 to run in the Guinness Kerry National Handicap Chase at Listowel on Wednesday week, September 13. The 2015 Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup winner heads an entry of 41 horses for the €175,000 event and will […]

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PHOTOS: A Year To Remember For The Young Rockies

PHOTOS: A Year To Remember For The Young Rockies

August 30, 2017 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks juvenile teams are on a high of late with numerous titles won over the past few months. With this being the centenary year of the club, they decided to mark the success by gathering in the clubhouse on Tuesday night to capture the teams for posterity. The […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

August 29, 2017 at 4:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Results: Exchange with Ceann sibeal  MC13 sponsored by Tralee Town House 1st: Darragh Patrick Carmody (06) 39 Points 2nd: Tom Egan (12) 39 Points 3rd: Edmund G Buckley (16)39 Points 4th: Mark Leahy (06)38 Points 5th: John W Murphy (14) 38 Points 6th: David Leen (07) 38 Points Best Gross: […]

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Mikey Boyle gets his shot away despite Dougie Fitzell's efforts. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Hurling Championship Semi-Finals To Be A Double-Header

August 29, 2017 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE dates and times for the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Semi Finals were decided at the County CCC meeting on Monday night. It will be a double-header in Austin Stack Park on Sunday, September 24, where Lixnaw will play St Brendans at 2pm followed by Kilmoyley against Ballyduff at 3.45pm. […]

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Stacks And O’Rahillys To Play In ‘Home’ Championship Double Header

Stacks And O’Rahillys To Play In ‘Home’ Championship Double Header

August 29, 2017 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

WITH Kerry out of the All-Ireland, it’s down to business in the Garveys Supervalu Senior Football Championship next month, as the schedule for games was approved at the County CCC meeting on Monday night. Austin Stacks and Kerins O’Rahillys will be part of a double header in Austin Stack Park on Saturday, […]

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A group of Tralee Tennis Club members at the Hillbillys Cup family day at the club on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Family Day At Tralee Tennis Club’s Hillbilly’s Cup

August 28, 2017 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE sun shone down on Tralee Tennis Club on Saturday afternoon as the members enjoyed the annual Hillbilly’s Cup day. There was a real family feel to proceedings at the club on Dan Spring Road  as the competition took place all day and Chris Sun of Hillbillys provided the food […]

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Clare Cregan, Tralee, Dervilia Sugrue, Tralee and Niamh Sugrue Tralee pictured travelling the Ring of Kerry 'The Wrong Way Round' (clockwise) during the Killarney Cycling Festival at the weekend. Hundreds of cyclists took part in the annual event which also supports the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation.
Photo: Don MacMonagle


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PHOTOS: Cyclists Tackle Gruelling Ring Of Kerry The ‘Wrong Way Round’

August 28, 2017 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a good turnout in Killarney on Saturday as  hundreds of cyclists took part in the ‘Wrong Way Round’ cycle. Now in its fourth year there were two routes are on offer in the event which supports the Donal Walsh Livelife Foundation. Cyclists departed from the Gleneagle Hotel in […]

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Michael O'Leary on the run with Eric Leen giving chase. Photo by Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: St Brendan’s Advance After Epic Battle With Abbeydorney

August 28, 2017 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran watched an enthralling contest yesterday in Austin Stack Park in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry SHC Round 3 replay… Abbeydorney 2-18 St Brendan’s 1-22 Heartbreak once again for Abbeydorney when the width of the post denied them at the end of extra time. Again Abbeydorney and St Brendan’s could […]

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