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David and Ger Mannix celebrate with the new addition to the trophy cabinet at Connolly Park. Photo by Dermot Crean

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockie Fans Up In Cork For The Match

December 1, 2014 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was an incredible atmosphere before, during and after the Austin Stacks v The Nire Munster Club final in Cork yesterday. Ten buses put on by the Rockie club pulled up to the Cork Constitution rugby grounds at around noon, where hundreds piled  into the clubhouse for refreshments and fuel […]

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PHOTO: A First Look At The New Kerry Jersey For 2015

PHOTO: A First Look At The New Kerry Jersey For 2015

December 1, 2014 at 2:33 pm Comments are Disabled

THE new Kerry jersey for 2015 was unveiled in the Kerry GAA Store in Killarney on Sunday and will hit the stores over the Christmas period. The jersey will be on sale in the Kerry GAA store on Friday and so far the feedback for the simpler designed shirt has […]

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VIDEO: The Green Gunned Down But Not Out

VIDEO: The Green Gunned Down But Not Out

December 1, 2014 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

Munster Corn Ui Mhuiri Round 3 Clonakilty 4-7 Tralee CBS 1-9 Tralee CBS have qualified for the Corn Ui Mhuiri Munster Colleges Quarter Final by the skin of their teeth as they went from a strong position at the top of the group before play, to a reliance on other […]

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The Austin Stacks support will be as loud as ever in O'Moore Park Portlaoise this Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean.

VIDEO: Marching, Singing, Celebrating – The Rockie Hordes Descend On Cork

November 30, 2014 at 8:27 pm Comments are Disabled

HOW many Austin Stacks fans marched to the stadium today? Eh, lots! Judging by our video, probably around 600 to 800 Rockies took to the road from the Cork Constitution rugby grounds to Páirc Uí Chaoímh for the clash with The Nire. They marched, they chanted and, as our video shows towards the […]

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Kieran Donaghy and Daniel Bohane celebrate after their Munster final victory. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Stacks Are Munster Champions Again

November 30, 2014 at 5:04 pm Comments are Disabled

‘Mystic’ Gavin O’Connor – who predicted a four point win for Austin Stacks in his preview yesterday – reports on a historic win for the Rockies… Austin Stacks 3-5 The Nire 2-4 IT was some slog, but 14 man Stacks rally hard to capture first Munster title in 38 years. “I […]

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Tralee International Children's Games teams going to Lake Macquarie, near Sydney for this year's Games. The teams depart on Sunday Nov 30 and return on Friday Dec 12th.
Back L to R: Rian O Sullivan, Brian O Regan, Michael Potts, Dylan O Sullivan, Sean O Leary, Conor Standen, Gary Matthews, Sean Collins, Caomhan Daly, Paul Dolan
Saoirse Kennedy, Leah Henry, Paula Henry, Jim Finucane, Mayor of Tralee Municipal District, Michael Culloty, Aoife Gallagher, Keelie O Connor
Front: Megan O Donnell, Mary Barry, Caitlin Gunn, Elaina Galvin, Rachel Mulvihill, Elizabeth Mohan.

Bon Voyage To Kerry Students Off To International Games

November 30, 2014 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

  EIGHTEEN young Kerry athletes depart for “down under” this morning (Sunday) to represent Tralee and Ireland at this year’s International Children’s Games and Cultural Festival, which will be held in Lake Macquarie, near Sydney from December 6-11. The teams, coaches and family members travelling to Australia number 29 in total […]

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at the Evening With John Barnes at the Brandon Conference Centre on Friday night. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

PHOTOS: Liverpool Legend Helps Raise Nearly €1,000 For Charity At The Brandon

November 29, 2014 at 5:18 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a great night for Liverpool fans in  when Anfield icon John Barnes appeared in The Brandon Conference Centre on Friday. The local Liverpool Supporters Club brought the former Kop legend over to meet local fans and to answer questions about his career. Between 180 to 200 people came and paid the […]

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Shane O'Callaghan shoots against Ballincollig in the Munster Club Championship last year. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Munster Club Final: Current Austin Stacks Team To Move Up Alongside Greats

November 29, 2014 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor says Austin Stacks will capture their first Munster Club Championship title in 38 years on Sunday… AUSTIN STACKS can almost feel their hands on that Munster Cup. Sixty more minutes of football to capture a trophy they have only won once before. The side of ’76 was littered with bona […]

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Austin Stacks, team manager, Stephen Stack Photo by Dermot Crean.

Munster Club Final: “We’re Just Enjoying The Journey” Says Stephen Stack

November 28, 2014 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor talks to Austin Stacks boss, Stephen Stack, about the upcoming Munster Club Final on Sunday… AT a time of the year when the lights are turned on inside before 5pm and almost every tree on your street has been stripped of its leaves, Austin Stacks are still preparing for football […]

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Tempers come to the boil between The Nire and Ballylanders in this year's Munster Club Championship quarter-final.

Munster Club Final: Focus On The Austin Stacks’ Opposition

November 27, 2014 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

  WITH only days to go before Austin Stacks look to end a 38 year gap without a Munster championship, many will be looking at their opponents, Waterford champions, The Nire. Hailing from a county which has never produced a Munster club winning side and is looked upon as minnows […]

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Thieves Steal Floodlights From Tralee Rugby Club

Thieves Steal Floodlights From Tralee Rugby Club

November 27, 2014 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

THIEVES dealt a huge financial blow to Tralee Rugby Club at the weekend when they stole 2o floodlights from the club grounds. The lights, which will cost an estimated €4,000 to replace, were in the process of being moved to from one part of the grounds to their newly-developed training pitch at the […]

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Hundreds Already Signed Up For Rockies Road Trip On Sunday

Hundreds Already Signed Up For Rockies Road Trip On Sunday

November 26, 2014 at 10:27 am Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks graphic design department has been at it again over the weekend. Last time they corrupted the famous Lord Kitchener poster from World War 1 to rally the forces for the Ballincollig game, but this time they’ve adapted a more modern cultural landmark to entice people to head to the game. Kieran Donaghy […]

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Fair Play To Na Gaeil, Nice Guys Do Finish First

Fair Play To Na Gaeil, Nice Guys Do Finish First

November 26, 2014 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

IN Kerry GAA, sitting right up next to the teacher and top of the class for 2014 are Na Gaeil. On Monday night the senior side, picked up this year’s ‘Fair Play League Award’. Because of their good behavior the senior lads have earned their club a cool €1,000. Na Gaeil […]

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The roar of the Rockies goes up as another point goes over. Photo by Dermot Crean

Change Of Venue For Austin Stacks Munster Final

November 25, 2014 at 4:09 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Munster Club final between Austin Stacks and The Nire has been switched to Pairc Ui Chaoimh, it has been announced on the Munster GAA Website. The game was originally scheduled to take place at Pairc Ui Rinn. This should not upset travel arrangements all too much as the grounds are […]

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Tralee Bay Swimming Club News

Tralee Bay Swimming Club News

November 24, 2014 at 10:21 pm Comments are Disabled

By Kevin Williams Winter Swimming Our Turkey Series on Sunday Mornings has turned out to be a huge success. Round 1 had 9 swimmers taking part and Round 4 last Sunday had 27 swimmers. The beautiful calm weather and blue skies were a help, but with an air temperature of […]

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Tralee Bay Swimming Club News 24/11/14

Tralee Bay Swimming Club News 24/11/14

November 24, 2014 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

  Winter Swimming Our Turkey Series on Sunday Mornings has turned out to be a huge success. Round 1 had 9 swimmers taking part and Round 4 last Sunday had 27 swimmers. The beautiful calm weather and blue skies were a help , but with an air temperature of 6c […]

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St Brendans Park FC Club News 24/11/14

St Brendans Park FC Club News 24/11/14

November 24, 2014 at 4:07 pm Comments are Disabled

ACADEMY SEASON; Our academy for ages 5 to 10 years continues every Saturday . All our coaches are fully qualified so your child is guaranteed the very best of Coaching .Proof of this is that our academy has been running since 2006 and over 100 kids attend every Saturday. The […]

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VIDEO: CBS The Green Team Reaches O’Sullivan Cup Final

VIDEO: CBS The Green Team Reaches O’Sullivan Cup Final

November 24, 2014 at 12:47 pm 1 comment

CBS ‘The Green’ 2-11 Pobal Scoil Corca Dhuibhne 1-13 CBS The Green qualified for their first O’Sullivan Cup final  in five years following a pulsating semi-final victory over reigning All-Ireland champions, Pobal Scoil Corca Dhuibhne, played in John Mitchels grounds last Wednesday. The game went all the way to extra […]

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Kenneth Quillinan, with five world time champ, Katie Taylor and her Father Peter, at the Woman's World Boxing Championships in South Korea.

Tralee Man Pops The Question To Irish Boxing’s Golden Girl

November 24, 2014 at 11:28 am 1 comment

THERE was a Tralee twist to Katie Taylor winning her fifth consecutive world title earlier this morning at the Women’s World Boxing Championships in Jeju, South Korea. While at the final bout, Kenneth Quillinan from Derrylea, who is currently a university instructor in South Korea, asked Katie Taylor to marry him! […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

November 24, 2014 at 11:09 am Comments are Disabled

Sunday 23rd November  1. John O’Brien(9) Willie Goulding(10) Kieran O’Callaghan(19) – 74pts 2. Barry Murphy(12) Kevin Rolls(13) Dick Boyle(23) – 71pts Reminder Tuesday Competitions are now QUALYFING WINTER RULES APPLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Please note the rough at the 150 yard mark between mounds at top of 11th hole should […]

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What If They Really Made ‘Stacks 2014: The Movie’?

What If They Really Made ‘Stacks 2014: The Movie’?

November 22, 2014 at 9:37 am 2 comments

SO a documentary about Austin Stacks winning the county championship this year is about to be released in time for Christmas. It got us thinking; What if there was a real movie made about the Austin Stacks journey to glory in 2014 and which Hollywood A-listers would play the main protagonists… Starring Jason Statham […]

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KDL Gets €200,000 For All-Weather Pitch At Mounthawk

KDL Gets €200,000 For All-Weather Pitch At Mounthawk

November 21, 2014 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

  A SUM of €200,000 is to be allocated to Kerry District League (KDL) for the provision of a full-size all-weather pitch which is a huge boost for soccer in Kerry. The funding will help with the development of an all-weather pitch at Mounthawk Park, Tralee. Work on the new […]

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Stacks To Mark Momentous Year With ‘Rockumentary’ Premiere In Siamsa Tíre

Stacks To Mark Momentous Year With ‘Rockumentary’ Premiere In Siamsa Tíre

November 21, 2014 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

THE incredible story of Austin Stacks in 2014 is coming a screen near you! Yes, the Rockies have decided to commemorate the incredible year they’ve had by releasing a DVD of their story in ‘2014 – A Rockumentary’, which will be premiered in Siamsa Tire on Wednesday, December 10. This […]

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Michael Healy, John Collins and Kevin O'Carroll hanging the banners on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Rockies To Pay Just €5 Return For Cork Trip To Final

November 20, 2014 at 12:22 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks Club have announced that they are putting on special buses for the fans to travel to the Munster Club Championship Final in Cork and are charging just €5 return. The subsidised buses will take the Rockie hordes to Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork for the  2pm throw-in on […]

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At launch of the Na Gaeil GAA Race Night were, from left: Tim Lynch (Chairman), John Kelliher, Barry Sugrue, Graham and Edward Sheehy. In Front: Aoife Cooper. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Saddle Up For Na Gaeil’s Race Night

November 20, 2014 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

THE GAA will be more like the GEE-GEES (sorry), when Na Gaeil host a race night this Saturday at Na Gaeil clubhouse, under starting orders at 8:30pm. All money raised from the night will be pumped right back into the club to maintain the high standard its members have come […]

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How Twitter Reacted To Declan O’Sullivan’s Retirement

How Twitter Reacted To Declan O’Sullivan’s Retirement

November 19, 2014 at 2:35 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER the course of an 11 year career, Declan O’Sullivan picked up five All-Ireland medals and three All-Stars. He also earned the great distinction of being one of few men to captain Kerry to two All-Irelands. Here is how the GAA world reacted to the news that Declan O’Sullivan has called […]

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Paul Galvin

Paul Galvin To Return For Another Book Signing

November 19, 2014 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

PAUL GALVIN will be back in town next month to sign copies of his new book. Only less than two weeks ago, Galvin, held a book signing in Easons, which brought a massive crowd of all ages (click here for previous story). So the former Kerry star’s signature is likely to be […]

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Declan O'Sullivan

Declan O’Sullivan Retires From Inter-County Football

November 19, 2014 at 8:48 am Comments are Disabled

  Declan O’Sullivan has announced his retirement from Intercounty Football. In a statement released on the Kerry GAA website this morning, the five time All-Ireland winner began his senior career in 2003 when he made his championship debut against Tipperary in 2003,. He has the distinction of being one of […]

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St Brendans Park FC Club News 17/11/14

St Brendans Park FC Club News 17/11/14

November 18, 2014 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

ACADEMY SEASON Our academy for ages 5 to 10 years continues every Saturday . All our coaches are fully qualified so your child is guaranteed the very best of Coaching .Proof of this is that our academy has been running since 2006 and over 100 kids attend every Saturday. The U6’s […]

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In front; Peter Kerins and Carmel Quilter O'Neill, with at back; Damien Dowling, Jack Murphy, John Murphy and Ciaran Murphy at the Austin Stacks Clubhouse on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Rockie Fans Gather At The Clubhouse Before The Big Game

November 18, 2014 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

WE’VE already put up the videos of the Austin Stacks fans, but TraleeToday.ie was also there to take photos of the fans on that sunny Sunday morning. Rockie fans gathered at the Connolly Park headquarters before the game against Ballincollig and what a colourful lot they were. No doubt they’ll gather early on Sunday […]

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