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PHOTOS: Parnells Win Intermediate Championship Game Against Abbeydorney

PHOTOS: Parnells Win Intermediate Championship Game Against Abbeydorney

July 11, 2019 at 12:26 pm Comments are Disabled

By Mike O’Halloran Tralee Parnell’s 3-18 Abbeydorney 2-08 Tralee Parnell’s played in the preliminary round of the Kerry Intermediate Hurling Championship last night in Caherslee. It’s almost one hundred years since a team playing under the name Parnells has played in adult hurling championship game. Parnells led by five points […]

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Action from the Abbeydorney v St Brendan's game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

Here’s The Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Draw For Next Rounds

July 10, 2019 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a hectic first weekend of games in the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship, the draw for the next round of matches was made this afternoon live on Radio Kerry. In the Round 2 (winners),  St Brendans will take on the winners of the Ballyduff/Crotta replay, while Lixnaw will face […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

July 9, 2019 at 5:48 pm Comments are Disabled

Results Mens Master Classic 10 Sponsored by CC’s Dry Cleaners 1st James Kelliher (16) 45 Pts 2nd Maurice G O Connor (8) 44 Pts 3rd Max Benner (6) 43 Pts 4th Declan O Connell (12) 43 Pts 5th Derek Walsh (13) 41 Pts Division 1 Winner Darran P O Sullivan […]

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Anna Pokojska

Anna’s Flying The Flag For Kerry At World Transplant Games

July 9, 2019 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

A WOMAN from Kerry will be the county’s representative on the Irish team heading to the World Transplant Games next month in Newcastle-Gateshead, England. Anna Pokojska is originally from Poland, and moved to Ireland in 2006 where she now resides in Killarney, with her husband and daughter. She received a kidney […]

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

Kerry v Mayo Tickets Are Finally On Sale

July 8, 2019 at 3:47 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER a day of frustration (and a few false starts) tickets for next Sunday’s Kerry v Mayo game in Fitzgerald Stadium have finally gone on sale. Kerry have known their opponents since Saturday night when Mayo defeated neighbours and great rivals Galway in Limerick. However, while tickets for the other […]

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Action from the Ballyheigue v Lixnaw game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

Looking Back On The First Round Of The Kerry Hurling Championship

July 8, 2019 at 2:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran looks back on the weekend’s hurling action and what it could mean for the rest of the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship… IN round one of the Garvey’s SuperValu Kerry Senior Hurling Championship, Ballyduff pulled off a draw (1-20 each) against Crotta when it looked like Crotta were going […]

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Brothers in Arms…Terrence, John and Denis Culloty from Tralee, taking a break at Coomakista, cycling  the 36th annual RIng of Kerry Charity Cycle on Saturday along with 6000 Cyclists. Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan

PHOTO GALLERY: More From The Ring Of Kerry Charity Cycle (Part 2)

July 7, 2019 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

EARLIER we brought you some of the great photos from Valerie O’Sullivan who was capturing the atmosphere at the 36th annual Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle (click here if you missed it). Over 6,000 cyclists took on the 175km route which started and finished in Killarney. Here’s some more of […]

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Action from the Ballyheigue v Lixnaw game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: Wins For Lixnaw And St Brendan’s In Hurling Championship Opening Round

July 7, 2019 at 1:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Austin Stack Park on Saturday night for a Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Round 1 double header… Ballyheigue 0-13 Lixnaw 3-25 An easy win for the county champions over Ballyheigue, in round one of the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship last night. Ballyheigue battled to the end, but […]

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Kerry Camogie’s Game Postponed After Contaminated Water Incident Last Weekend

July 5, 2019 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

SATURDAY’S game between Kerry and Wicklow in the Premier Junior Camogie Championship has had to be postoned due to the contaminated water incident in Limerick last weekend. A statement from the Camogie Association reads: “Due to reasons beyond our control regarding contaminated water in Limerick last weekend the scheduled Premier […]

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Rachel O'Connor with coach Diarmuid Brennan at the Dynamic Strength and Conditioning centre in High Street. Photo by Dermot Crean

Table Quiz To Help Rachel Power Her Way To World Championships In Canada

July 4, 2019 at 12:12 pm Comments are Disabled

SHE may have only started the sport just over a year ago, but a Tralee woman is already ranked in the Top 5 internationally and off to the World Powerlifting Championships in Canada later this year. Rachel O’Connor from Knockmoyle decided she wanted to get fitter last year and went […]

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Runner s in last year's race.

A Special Challenge For Runners At Beautiful Brandon Bay

July 4, 2019 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

THE 6th annual Brandon Bay half marathon and 10k event will take place on Saturday, July 20 on the beach around, of course, Brandon Bay. Set entirely on the Wild Atlantic Way and surrounded by the beauty of the Slieve Mish mountains and Mt Brandon itself, the event, participants never […]

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David Clifford. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Date And Time Of Kerry’s First ‘Super 8’ Game Is Revealed

July 2, 2019 at 5:14 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY senior footballers will play their first Super 8 game in Killarney on Sunday, July 14 at 4pm against either Mayo or Galway. The GAA have released the times and dates for the first two games of the series. They will face Donegal a week later, Sunday, July 21 in […]

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Irish Under 18 Basketball Squad In Tralee For Skills Session And Game Against Warriors

July 2, 2019 at 4:10 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Irish Under 18 basketball team is coming to Kerry for a four day camp in preparation for the forthcoming European Basketball Championships in Romania which are taking place later this month. The squad features three local Kerry players who are members of the Garveys Tralee Warriors squad Rap Buivydas, […]

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Kerry Camogie Team Commence All-Ireland Campaign With A Victory

July 1, 2019 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

By Risteárd Ó Fuaráin PRO Kerry 0-11 Limerick 1-5 Kerry made the journey to Croagh-Kilfinny GAA Club on Saturday to face the Treaty Women in the first round of the All-Ireland Premier Junior Camogie Championship. Limerick won the toss and elected to play with the aid of a stiff wind. […]

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The Tralee International Children's Games team and coaches with Mayor of Tralee Jim Finucane at The Rose Hotel on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Team Off To Russia For International Children’s Games

June 29, 2019 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

SEVENTEEN young Kerry athletes are all set and ready to fly to Moscow and Ufa to represent Tralee ICG at this year’s International Children’s Games and Cultural Festival, which will be held from July 9th to 15th. Ufa is the capitol city of the Republic of Baskortostan, close to the […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

June 25, 2019 at 5:33 pm Comments are Disabled

MC 9 Adams Garage. Results & Fixtures. Results: 1st John Joseph O’Sullivan (19) 37pts 2nd Maurice G O’Connor (9) 37pts 3rd Sean Carmody (17) 37pts 4th Patrick O’Connell (19) 37pts 5th Patrick H Williams (13) 37pts Best Gross Jim O’Donovan (5) 35pts Division 1 Winner Kevin Lucey (6) 35pts Division […]

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Regional Manager with the Irish Hearth Foundation, Anne Riordan (third from left), receives a cheque from Leo Byrne of the Kerry Liverpool Supporters Club (second from right). Also included were Sophie Byrne, Helen Moriarty, Manager of O'Donnells Ross Ahern and Clodagh Byrne. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Liverpool Fans Show Generosity By Helping The Irish Heart Foundation

June 24, 2019 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE’S bars were packed for the European Champions League Final earlier this month, but one pub was in particular was full of Liverpool fans. O’Donnells Bar and Restaurant in Mounthawk was the venue for a special fundraiser organised by the Kerry Liverpool Supporters Club on June 1. It was a […]

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Taking off.  Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Athletics Finals Bring Out The Best In Community Spirit

June 24, 2019 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

A FANTASTIC weekend of athletics and the very essence of community spirit was on display at An Ríocht athletics grounds in Castleisland. The Kerry Community Games athletics finals was the occasion and while it was a ‘game of two halves’ in terms of the weather, the common thread was great […]

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Here’s The Kerry Minor Team For Saturday’s Munster Final

Here’s The Kerry Minor Team For Saturday’s Munster Final

June 21, 2019 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry minors will play Cork in the Munster MFC final at 4.30pm in Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Saturday afternoon and the team has been announced. They delivered a masterclass in their opening game against Cork in May, before defeating Clare four weeks ago. Devon Burns from Na Gaeil retains […]

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Paul Geaney surrounded by Rebels. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team For The Munster SFC Final On Saturday Evening

June 20, 2019 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry team to face Cork in the Munster SFC Final on Saturday night in Páirc Ui Chaoimh at 7pm was announced tonight. It sees four changes from the team named to start against Clare in the semi-final three weeks ago. Paul Murphy is at wing back for Gavin Crowley, […]

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The ball end up in the net. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

PHOTOS/REPORT: Abbeydorney Beat Ardfert To Win B Hurling League Title

June 20, 2019 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on an entertaining game last night in Kilmoyley… Abbeydorney 3-10 St Brendans 2-12 Abbeydorney are the Rhyno Quality Feeds NKH Senior Hurling League B Champions as they overcame St Brendans in a lively game played in Kilmoyley on Wednesday evening. St Brendans were ahead early with a […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

June 18, 2019 at 5:30 pm Comments are Disabled

MC 8 An Riocht Marble & Granite. Results & Fixtures. Results: Sunday 16th July5 1st Richard Rafferty (9) 42pts 2nd Padraig Moynihan (10) 40pts 3rd Daniel O’Loughlin (12) 39pts 4th Barry Murphy (14) 39pts 5th James O’Halloran (8) 38pts Best Gross – Eoghan O’Donnell (1) 35pts Division 1 Winner David […]

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Kerry Rose Sally Ann Leahy and David Clifford at the Kerry GAA Night of Champions on Friday at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fans Meet Kerry GAA Heroes At Night Of Champions

June 15, 2019 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

THE sun shone down on Kingdom Greyhound Stadium on Friday night as hundreds enjoyed the Kerry GAA Night of Champions  on Friday. The Kerry football stars were out in force and happily posed with fans for photos and signed autographs while the young ones also enjoyed a bouncy castle and […]

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Emer and Ken Tobin of Yummy Cafe celebrated the businesses sixth birthday this month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sponsored: The Joy Of Six For One Of Tralee’s Favourite Family Restaurants

June 14, 2019 at 9:11 am Comments are Disabled

SIX years. It might not seem that long ago, but it’s hard to remember a time when Yummy Cafe wasn’t serving up great food on Dominick Street, such is the place it holds in the hearts of many people in Tralee. Emer and Ken Tobin opened the doors to the […]

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Participants pictured at last year's Born To Run 40 Mile Ultra Marathon and Relay. Photo by James Loveridge

Local School To Benefit From Born To Run Club’s 40 Mile Ultra Marathon

June 14, 2019 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

“KEEP on running” by The Spencer Davis Group might be a fitting soundtrack for a special event taking place in Tralee on Saturday, July 27. On that date, for the fifth year in a row, Born To Run Tralee Marathon Club will host its 40 mile ultra marathon and relay. […]

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Tralee Warriors Sign Former Killorglin Star Player

June 13, 2019 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

THE new Men’s Superleague season won’t be long coming around and the champions are getting ready. Garvey’s Tralee Warriors have signed Daniel Jokubaitis, the Killorglin star player Daniel Jokubaitis for the 2019/2020 season. The 25 year old Lithuanian signed for the Warriors this week and will provide additional depth to […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

June 11, 2019 at 5:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Saturday 8th June (Intermediate Scratch Cup) 1st: Padraig Tobin (15) Tralee – 82 Gross 2nd Martin Fowler (12) – 83 Gross 3rd Roy O Neill (13) – 84 Gross 4th Alan Malone (10) – 84 Gross 5th Vincent Twomey (12) 85 Gross 1st Clayton O Neill (18) 67 Nett 2nd […]

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Tralee Parnells Camogie

Kerry Clubs Take Part In Camogie Féile

June 10, 2019 at 5:07 pm Comments are Disabled

By Risteárd Ó Fuaráin FOUR Kerry Teams participated in the Camogie Féile and it was a fantastic experience for these young girls to take part in such a prestigious competition and forge friendships with players from other counties. Causeway and Cillard competed in Division 5 and Killarney and Tralee competed […]

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New Book On Kerry GAA From Well-Known Local Sports Journalist

New Book On Kerry GAA From Well-Known Local Sports Journalist

June 10, 2019 at 12:43 pm Comments are Disabled

WONDERING about that Father’s Day present? Well a new book on Kerry GAA is being launched this week that’ll keep the football fan in your life very happy. ‘Kerry Abú — The Ultimate Kerry Football Fan Book’ is written by well-known sports writer, Sylvester Hennessy, who has created an unparalleled […]

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Kerry GAA Stars To Turn Out For ‘Night Of Champions’

Kerry GAA Stars To Turn Out For ‘Night Of Champions’

June 6, 2019 at 2:43 pm Comments are Disabled

The Annual Kerry GAA Night of Champions will take place on Friday, June 14, at the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium Tralee with an evening of entertainment promised for all attending. The feature race is once again the “Race of Champions” sponsored for the first time by Navillus with €15,000 to the […]

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