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Battling Kerry Come Up Short Against Westmeath

February 18, 2019 at 1:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Risteárd Ó Fuaráin on Kerry Camogie’s opening league game played on Sunday afternoon… Kerry 0-7 Westmeath 0-10 KERRY welcomed Westmeath to John Mitchel’s GAA Club on Sunday in their first outing in Division 2 of the Littlewoods Ireland National Camogie League. This was a Westmeath team that had been beaten […]

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Chairman of St Pat's Jimmy Mulligan with Phena Mulligan and Katie Lehane at the St Pats 'Celebrating Our Past, Building Our Future' at The Rose Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: St Pats Celebrates The Past And Looks To The Future

February 18, 2019 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

THE St Pats GAA faithful gathered on Saturday night to look back on a successful period in their history and also to look to the future with a sense of optimism. The function in The Rose Hotel was an occasion to reflect on the period of 1989 – 1995 when they won […]

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Darragh Shanahan, Denise Sheehy, Emma Casey and Juliette Clifford at the Lixnaw GAA Victory Social at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Lixnaw GAA Holds Victory Social In Ballyroe

February 18, 2019 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

THE senior county championship win was rightly celebrated, but there was also a tinge of sadness to Lixnaw’s Victory Social in Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday night. Around 170 of the club faithful enjoyed a night of great food and music as they looked back on a year when they […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

REPORT/PHOTOS: Title Race Hots Up As Warriors Down Cup Champs

February 18, 2019 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell says the Tralee Warriors defence was immense on Saturday night as they finally beat Killester this season… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 71 Pyrobel Killester 55 Garvey’s Tralee Warriors overcame Pyrobel Killester at the third time of asking this season by 71-55 in a performance of real quality and endeavour […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Mike O'Halloran

REPORT/PHOTOS: An Easy Win For Kerry Over Mayo In Tralee

February 17, 2019 at 5:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran was  in Austin Stack Park to see Kerry beat Mayo convincingly this afternoon… Kerry 3-18 Mayo 0-9 A PRETTY easy win for a much changed Kerry hurling team over Mayo in Tralee in this Division 2A league game. Kerry lined out without their scorer-in-chief Shane Conway and ended […]

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Wayne Young, Trevor Leen and Chris Grayson at the Optimal Fitness 10 Miler and 5k event on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Optimal Fitness 10 Miler Proves A Huge Success Again

February 17, 2019 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

AROUND 370 people registered for the Tralee 10 Miler and 5k Road Race which took place on Saturday from The Rose Hotel. Organised by Michelle Greaney of Optimal Fitness, she said she was delighted with the turnout which was well up on last year’s event which drew around 300 participants. Runners […]

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Hanna O'Connell with her signed flags from Simon Zebo.

Simon Zebo’s Amazing Present Of Paris Trip For Hanna

February 15, 2019 at 8:14 pm Comments are Disabled

WHAT a guy! Hanna O’Connell received a lovely surprise on St Valentines Day when a couple of  flags arrived at her door signed by former Munster and current Racing 92 rugby star Simon Zebo, Hanna, who has Cystic Fibrosis, hit the headlines over the past couple of years thanks to […]

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Michelle Greaney (left) of Optimal Fitness looking forward to the 5k/10k Road Race on New Year's Eve. Photo by Dermot Crean

Still Time To Enter Saturday’s 5k And 10 Miler Race

February 15, 2019 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

THERE’S still time to enter the Tralee 10 Miler and 5k Road Race which takes place this Saturday at 10.30am from The Rose Hotel. Organised by Michelle Greaney of Optimal Fitness, the chosen charity to benefit is the Kerry Hospice Foundation. Last year’s event drew 300 participants and a good […]

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Warriors Paul Dick in full flight against Pyrobel Killester back in October. Photo by Liam Ryan

Warriors Look To Keep Up Super League Hopes This Saturday

February 15, 2019 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S a huge weekend for Garvey’s Tralee Warriors as they continue their bid for a first Men’s Super League title. At the moment they lie in third place on 24 points, six behind leaders Templeogue. However, the Warriors have two games in hand so it’s still all to play for. […]

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The 3rd/4th class girls team from Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn who came 4th in their category. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Schools Excel At Primary Schools Cross Country Event

February 15, 2019 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S a meeting which is only in its second year, but it’s already proving massively popular among primary schools throughout the county. Over 500 pupils from 41 schools spread throughout Kerry took part in the Allianz-sponsored Cumann na mBunscol Chiarraí Cross Country competition on Wednesday at Caherslee GAA grounds. “The […]

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Mercy Mounthawk Under 15 boys and coaches after winning the Subway All-Ireland Schools U15A Cup final today in Dublin.

Mercy Mounthawk Basketballers Win All-Ireland Final

February 13, 2019 at 5:29 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE has new All-Ireland champions thanks to the exploits of Mercy Mounthawk basketballers this afternoon. After some disappointments over the past few week, the Under 15A boys side went to the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght today and won the Subway  All-Ireland Schools final. They beat Malahide in the semi-final […]

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John O'Brien (seated centre) receives his Lotto winnings from Na Gaeil GAA on Monday night. Included are, front from left; Mary Maunsell, Pat O'Connor, Cathy Carey, Micheál O'Herlihy. Back from left; Sean O'Connor, Tim Lynch, Joe Clifford, Helen Cooper, Pat Daly and Donal Lucey. Photo by Dermot Crean

John Hits The Na Gaeil GAA Lotto Jackpot With €11,000 Win

February 13, 2019 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

AN Oakpark resident is €11,000 richer after he scooped the Na Gaeil GAA Club lotto jackpot recently. The lotto had not been won in 95 weeks so John, a west Cork native and former employee of Kerry Group, was surprised and delighted to learn he had won the prize. John, […]

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Kerry Badminton Association News

February 12, 2019 at 5:58 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Kerry Division 2 and Division 4 County Singles Championships. Killarney was the badminton focal point last Friday night as the CPC.ie sponsored final four singles titles of the season where played out in the senior Ladies and Men’s Championships. With four titles on offer it was nice […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

February 12, 2019 at 5:36 pm Comments are Disabled

Men’s Results: Sunday 10th February  (14 holes singles) 1st Edward J Morrison (14) 30 Points 2nd Donagh Shanahan (16) 29 Points 3rd Ger Power (11) 29 Points 4th Kieran T Dinan (19) 28 Points Nrs of Cards – 50 Fixtures: Sat 16th Feb Casual Golf & Junior Golf Sun 17th […]

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Major Dinner In London To Raise Funds For Kerry GAA Centre Of Excellence

Major Dinner In London To Raise Funds For Kerry GAA Centre Of Excellence

February 12, 2019 at 3:27 pm Comments are Disabled

DOZENS of Kerry GAA stars from past and present will attend the ‘Friends of Kerry’ dinner on this Friday night at a five-star hotel in the centre of London. MC Daithi O’Shea will host an evening to celebrate an all star line-up of Kerry GAA greats as well as marking […]

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Robbie Gets New Wheelchair Thanks To Wheelblasters Alliance With KRSP

Robbie Gets New Wheelchair Thanks To Wheelblasters Alliance With KRSP

February 12, 2019 at 2:50 pm Comments are Disabled

A MEMBER of the Kingdom Wheelblasters has a new wheelchair thanks to the alliance the club enjoys with Kerry Recreation and  Sports and Partnership. The wheelchair basketball club formed the alliance to provide the opportunity for more people with physical disabilities the choice to get physically active. During 2018, both partners jointly […]

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Dara Moynihan.

For Third Week In A Row The GAA.ie Footballer Of The Week Is A Kerry Man

February 12, 2019 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY’s Dara Moynihan has been voted GAA.ie Footballer of the Week beating fellow Kerry man Kevin McCarthy in a public vote. Sean O’Shea had been voted Footballer of the Week for the past two weeks for his performances against Cavan and Tyrone. This time it’s the Spa clubman who wins […]

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The Na Gaeil Léiriú group who will head to Mayo this weekend to compete in the All-Ireland Scór na nÓg Finals.

Na Gaeil Group Bids For Glory At All-Ireland Scór Na nÓg Finals

February 12, 2019 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

A GROUP from Na Gaeil will head up the west coast this weekend to take part in the All-Ireland Scór Na nÓg Finals Na Gaeil, Tralee/St. Brendans Board  will be appearing in their second All Ireland Final in a row at Scór Na nÓg level in the Léiriú category at […]

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Twitter Loved Kerry’s Battle With Dublin Last Night

Twitter Loved Kerry’s Battle With Dublin Last Night

February 10, 2019 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY came, they saw, but we conquered the Dubs last night in Austin Stack Park. It was a memorable evening in the county capital and Kerry showed great promise for the season ahead when they beat Dublin by the bare minimum. It also proved how important nights like this are […]

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David Moran and Shane McCarthy clash. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face The Dubs

February 8, 2019 at 8:06 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO out of two, but now it’s the big one. Dublin are expected to provide tougher opposition in Austin Stack Park tomorrow night in Round 3 of the Allianz Football League Division 1 (7pm). Peter Keane has made a couple of changes from the team the beat Cavan away last […]

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The IT Tralee Camogie squad with The Rose Hotel's Director of Sales and Marketing Michele King and General Manager Mark Sullivan.

IT Tralee Camogie Team Aims For Ashbourne Cup Glory

February 8, 2019 at 5:05 pm Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee Camogie team will travel to Mallow GAA Complex this Saturday to play at the 2019 Ashbourne Cup weekend. IT Tralee will compete for the Fr. Meaghair Cup when they play favourites Athlone IT in the semi-final. This game will take place at 11am. The Fr. Meaghair Cup this […]

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Kerry Ladies Football Team For League Game In Tralee Announced

Kerry Ladies Football Team For League Game In Tralee Announced

February 8, 2019 at 12:06 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Ladies Team to face Waterford in Round 2 of the Lidl Ladies National Football League has been announced. The game is fixed for 2pm on Saturday in Kerins O’Rahillys, Tralee. It’s the team’s first home game of the season in the league. The team captained by Amanda Brosnan […]

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Ultan Dillane.

Ultan Dillane On Bench For Scotland Game

February 7, 2019 at 5:26 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Tralee RFC player Ultan Dillane has been included on the match day squad for Ireland’s next Six Nations game this weekend. The Connacht lock will be on the bench for the game against Scotland at Murrayfield which kicks off at 2.15pm on Saturday. Hopefully Ultan will get a chance […]

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Kieran Donaghy on The Late Late Show.

Kieran Donaghy Joins ‘Off The Ball’ Team For GAA Coverage

February 6, 2019 at 8:23 pm Comments are Disabled

KIERAN Donaghy has joined Newstalk’s ‘Off The Ball’ team to talk GAA for the coming season. The former Kerry star was announced as their new ‘signing’ on the show tonight. Kieran has been sporadically applying his punditry skills in the past, but listeners to the excellent ‘Off The Ball’ show […]

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U-17Kerry Girls Singles Championships Left  Valerie Guiney - Listowel (Winner) Right Grace Guiney - Listowel (Runner Up).

Kerry Badminton Association News

February 5, 2019 at 5:38 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Kerry Juvenile Girls Singles Championships  Over 60 juvenile girls took to the courts at the Kerry singles championship at the Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre on Saturday 2nd February Some great games were played out on the day and Listowel took 3 of the 4 titles on offer. […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

February 5, 2019 at 5:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Sun 03rd Feb: 14 Hole Singles (5th Tee start)- Results & Fixtures Results: 1st Kieran Ruttledge (17) – 35pts 2nd Declan O’Connell (13) – 31pts 3rd Maurice G O’Connor (10) – 30pts 4th Tim Leahy (5) – 30pts Fixtures: Sat 09th Feb Casual Golf Sun 10th Feb Club Singles Sat […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

February 5, 2019 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

All training continues at the usual times.Upcoming Fixtures 7/2 U14 Div1 Girls St.Josephs v Imperials Duagh 20-00 Academy Div1 Girls Imperials Diamonds v Rathmore Cumann Iosaef 18-00 9/2 U16 Div3 Girls Imperials v St.Josephs Mounthawk 16-00 10/2 Sen Women Div1 Round Robin(Cup) St. Josephs v Imperials Duagh 18-00 13/2 U18 […]

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Tralee Boxing Club News

February 5, 2019 at 4:53 pm Comments are Disabled

By Donie Jack Griffin Well done to all the Boy 1 who boxed for Kerry on Sunday 3 February. This is these lads first year boxing so when the chance came to box for their county they jumped at it. Heading into South-side Boxing club was a daunting experience for […]

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Back To Winning Ways As Saints Sent Marching Home

February 4, 2019 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

Alan Cantwell reports on Garvey’s Tralee Warriors win at the complex on Saturday night… Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 89 DCU Saints 55 GARVEY’S Tralee Warriors returned to winning ways in emphatic style with a surprisingly easy win over DCU Saints at the Tralee Sports Complex on Saturday night. As a result […]

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REPORT: Disappointment As Kerry Lose At Home To Westmeath

February 4, 2019 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reflects on how Kerry lost against Westmeath on Sunday in Austin Stack Park… Kerry 2-17 Westmeath 4-13 With 52 minutes on the clock Kerry were six points ahead and looking like they would gather another two points from the lakesiders. They led on a scoreline of Kerry 1-14 […]

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