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A Special Challenge For Runners At Beautiful Brandon Bay

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

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

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

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

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

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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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

June 5, 2019 at 5:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Captain John’s Prize 1st/2nd June Results 1st Michael O’Connell ((16) 39 Points 2nd Cian Hill (9) 41 Points 3rd Brian Murphy (16) 39 Points Best Gross Raymond Kelly 32 Points 4th Domo Lyne (8) 38 Points 5th Stephen Barter (18) 38 Points 6th Michael Leahy (7) 37 Points 7th David […]

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John McCann is all set for Saturday night.

John McCann: Why Liverpool’s European Journeys Mean So Much

May 31, 2019 at 12:27 pm 1 comment

Lifelong Liverpool FC fan, John McCann from Tralee, reflects on the joys, the trials and the tribulations of following the Reds, as Saturday’s Champions League Final looms large… A EUROPEAN Cup Final and Liverpool Football Club – go together like Ant & Dec, Morecambe & Wise, Man City and financial ‘doping’. […]

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Paul Geaney in action for Kerry against Clare in the Munster SFC semi-final at Fitzgerald Stadium in June. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Kerry Team To Face Clare On Saturday Announced

May 30, 2019 at 9:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry team to face Clare in the Munster SFC semi-final on Saturday night in Ennis at 7pm was announced earlier tonight. It sees Na Gaeil’s Diarmuid O’Connor make his senior championship debut while another Tralee man, David Moran is named at midfield, partnered with Adrian Spillane. Moran’s Kerins O’Rahillys […]

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Kerry U20 Side To Play Cork Tonight Named

Kerry U20 Side To Play Cork Tonight Named

May 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Under 20 team to play Cork in Clonakilty tonight at 7pm in the U20 Football Development League John Kerins Cup 2019 has been named. It features two Austin Stacks players, Joe O’Connor in midfield and Sean Quilter at corner forward. Ballymac man Brian Lonergan is in goals. 1 Brian Lonergan […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

May 28, 2019 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

RESULTS 1st Terry Egan (19) 37 Points 2nd Kieran T Dinan (20) 37 Points 3rd Domo Lyne(8) 37 Points 4th Brian M Sheehy(11) 37 Points Number Of Cards 77 CSS 34 Points Fixtures. Friday 31st May 3 Person Scramble at 6.00pm. Timesheet opens Monday 27th. Sat/Sunday 1st/2nd June Captain John’s […]

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Ultan Dillane.

Ultan Dillane Part Of Ireland’s Summer Training Squad For World Cup

May 28, 2019 at 2:16 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Tralee RFC player Ultan Dillane has been named in the 44-man summer training squad ahead of September’s Rugby World Cup in Japan. Ireland coach Joe Schmidt picked the players for the pre-Rugby World Cup camps, and four friendlies to be played in August and September against England, Italy and […]

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Rachael O'Sullivan, Ruth O'Connell, Chloe Griffin, Saoirse Moloney and Lia O'Connell at the Tralee Parnells party night in The Ashe Hotel. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Parnells Faithful Gather For A Party In The Ashe

May 28, 2019 at 12:59 pm 1 comment

THE Tralee Parnells GAA Club faithful gathered in The Ashe Hotel on Saturday night for a special part night to launch the adult teams in hurling and camogie. There was a large turnout of men and women on the adult teams, underage players from the teenage teams, parents of younger […]

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The launch of the 8th annual Stephanie O'Sullivan Memorial Cycle.

Cycle In Stephanie’s Memory To Take Place This Weekend

May 28, 2019 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

FOR those of you looking to head out for a spin this weekend, the 8th annual Stephanie O’Sullivan’s Memorial Cycle in aid of Suicide Prevention is a great way of spending a Sunday morning. The cycle starts and finishes at the Nagle Rice Community Centre in Milltown beginning at 9am. Cyclists can register Saturday night […]

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Kerry players Miriam O'Keeffe, Kayleigh Cronin, Ciara Murphy, Amanda Brosnan, Erica McGlynn, Robyn White, Aislinn Desmond, Sinead Warren and Sarah Murphy at the Kerry Ladies Football fundraising night at the dogs on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: The Kerry Ladies Football Family Supports Fundraiser In Tralee

May 27, 2019 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry LGFA family was out in force on Saturday night for a fundraiser at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. All funds raised will be distributed evenly between club and county ensuring the growth of club football and the participation of county teams at intercounty level. There was a ten-card race on […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

PHOTOS/REPORT: Kerry Delivers An Inspirational Performance Against Westmeath

May 27, 2019 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was in Mullingar on Saturday to witness a gutsy Kerry defeat Westmeath in the Joe McDonagh Cup Round 2 game… Kerry 1-21 Westmeath 2-16 What a day in Mullingar! Kerry banished the ghost of the defeat to Antrim with a brilliant win over Westmeath in their home ground. […]

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