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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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Tommy Walsh during the Allianz League game between Kerry and Mayo at Killarney on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Galway On Sunday

February 22, 2019 at 8:11 pm Comments are Disabled

  ANOTHER big test awaits the Kerry senior footballers this weekend when they face Galway this Sunday. The Round 4 game of the Allianz Football League Division 1 has a 2pm throw-in and Kerry will be looking to avoid three losses in a row to the Tribesmen. Peter Keane has […]

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Ultan Dillane.

Ultan Dillane Will Start For Ireland Against Italy On Sunday

February 22, 2019 at 2:02 pm Comments are Disabled

GREAT news for Ultan Dillane as he will get a Six Nations start for Ireland on Sunday. The Tralee man has been named in the starting line-up to play Italy in Rome in the Six Nations Championship (kick-off 3pm). The Tralee man made his first appearance for Ireland in 15 […]

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No Tickets Left For Kerry V Mayo Clash In Tralee

No Tickets Left For Kerry V Mayo Clash In Tralee

February 21, 2019 at 2:58 pm Comments are Disabled

JUST in case you were stalling on getting those tickets…too late! Kerry face Mayo in the Division 1 Allianz League in Austin Stack Park in Tralee on St Patrick’s weekend and it’s already a sellout. In fact, they’ve been sold out since Tuesday evening we’ve been informed. The last time […]

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The IT Tralee hurling panel.

IT Tralee Hurlers To Play In Ryan Cup Semi-Final On Friday

February 21, 2019 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Eamon Fitzgerald looks forward to a big weekend for IT Tralee’s hurlers… THE IT Tralee Senior Hurling team will travel to Waterford this Friday to take part in the Fitzgibbon Cup Finals weekend. IT Tralee will play in the Ryan Cup semi-final against  Ulster University on Friday at 3pm. This […]

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Tralee Manor West Bicycle Club To Host 2019 Lacey Cup

Tralee Manor West Bicycle Club To Host 2019 Lacey Cup

February 20, 2019 at 2:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THE 2019 Lacey Cup will be held on Sunday, March 3 hosted by Tralee Manor West Bicycle Club. The Lacey Cup is the grand opener to the Munster racing season with a competitive field anxious to show early season form. The race always draws a large field of riders, with […]

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Tadhg Morley coming off the pitch after the game against Dublin.

WATCH: Victory Over Dublin Through The Eyes Of A Kerry Player

February 20, 2019 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE win over Dublin in Tralee less than two weeks ago was sweet for fans, but for Kerry players it was even more satisfying. In case you missed it, Allianz Ireland brought out a short video about a month ago as part of their ‘My Tribe’ series, featuring Kerry back, […]

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Kerry Grade D team

Kerry Badminton News

February 19, 2019 at 7:40 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Kerry Ladies and Men’s Doubles Championships Friday night last was one of the busiest evenings on the badminton calendar in Kerry when the Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre played host to the CPC.ie sponsored Division 1, 3 and 5 Ladies and Men’s Doubles Championships. With 128 players […]

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.Girls U12 Div 3 Plate Champions

St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

February 19, 2019 at 5:50 pm Comments are Disabled

ST. BRENDAN’S BASKETBALL CLUB NOTES KABB VITHIT Mens Div 1 Final St. Brendan’s 90 KCYMS 80 St. Brendan’s added the Men’s Division 1 Cup to the club collection with a very impressive team performance against a determined KCYMS side in front of a big crowd in Killarney. The sides went […]

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Ultan Dillane

Ultan Dillane Tops Off A Good Week With Place In Squad For Italian Game

February 19, 2019 at 4:13 pm Comments are Disabled

ULTAN Dillane has been named in the squad to play Italy in Rome on Sunday in the Six Nations Championship. The Tralee man made his first appearance for Ireland in 15 months when he came off the bench in their 22-13 victory over Scotland at Murrayfield less than two weeks […]

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That’s Four-In-A-Row Footballer Of The Week Awards For Kerry Players

That’s Four-In-A-Row Footballer Of The Week Awards For Kerry Players

February 19, 2019 at 3:36 pm Comments are Disabled

SEAN O’Shea has picked up his third GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week award this year, but this time it’s not for his performances in green and gold. The Kenmare forward was in scintillating form for UCC bagging 2-3 as the college proved too strong for NUIG in Sunday’s Electric Ireland Sigerson […]

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