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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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The Five Big Talking Points From Austin Stacks v Ballincollig

The Five Big Talking Points From Austin Stacks v Ballincollig

November 18, 2014 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor analyses the Austin Stacks game on Sunday and picks out the main talking points… 1. The slow start The Rock had to endure a very nervy opening first 20 minutes. Ballincollig, outscored Stacks by a score 1-4 to 0-1 and on balance, you had to say the Kerry […]

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Fitzgerald Stadium

Ardfert To Play Their Munster Final In Killarney

November 17, 2014 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was good news for Ardfert folk this evening as it was announced they will play their Munster Intermediate Football Final in Killarney. The opposition will be Cork side Innishannon side Valley Rovers who will journey up from West Cork to Fitzgerald Stadium. The match will be played at 2pm […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

November 17, 2014 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunday 16th November – 14 Holes Singles 1. Gerard Power(9) 34pts 2. Ian O’Doherty(18)33 pts 3. Tim Leahy(5) 33pts Tuesday 11th November 1. Philip O’Sullivan(9) 40pts 2. Gerard MacNamara(17) 38pts 3. Anthony O’Keeffe(20) 36pts CSS 35pts Reminder Tuesday Competitions are now QUALYFING WINTER RULES APPLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTIFIED FIXTURES – […]

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Stacks To Travel To Cork Venue For Munster Final

Stacks To Travel To Cork Venue For Munster Final

November 17, 2014 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE date and venue has been set for the Munster Club Championship Final between Austin Stacks and The Nire from Waterford. The match will take place at Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork city on Sunday, November 30 at 2pm. Expect a big crowd to travel from The Rock for that one! […]

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VIDEO: From The Clubhouse To The Final Whistle, We Follow The Rockie Fans

VIDEO: From The Clubhouse To The Final Whistle, We Follow The Rockie Fans

November 17, 2014 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

WE’VE already shown you the Austin Stacks and Ballincollig fans creating fun on the streets of Tralee yesterday. But TraleeToday.ie was also at the clubhouse on Sunday morning with the fans and we followed them on their journey to the stadium, on the terraces, right through to the final whistle. […]

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How The Big Match Yesterday Played Out On Twitter

How The Big Match Yesterday Played Out On Twitter

November 17, 2014 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks booked their place in this year’s Munster Club Final yesterday, but not after an incredibly tough contest against the Cork champions, Ballincollig. Here is a selection of how it all went down on the ‘Twittersphere’… The Irish Examiner’s Tony Leen was setting the record straight in the buildup […]

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Denis Mcellgott in action for Austin Stacks in the 2014 Munster semi-final. Photo byb Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Blood And Guts Rockies Battle Their Way To Munster Final

November 17, 2014 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor (who correctly predicted a three point win for Stacks in our preview on Saturday) reports on an epic Munster semi-final clash yesterday in Austin Stack Park. Photos from the match at the end of report… Austin Stacks 0-15 Ballincollig 1-9 AUSTIN STACKS have booked their place in the […]

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VIDEO: This Is What Being A Sports Fan Is All About

VIDEO: This Is What Being A Sports Fan Is All About

November 16, 2014 at 6:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE GAA seems to bring out the best in people and Sunday was no different in Tralee. The Austin Stacks fans paraded through town and came upon the Ballincollig supporters, who came out from Turner’s and The Sportsfield Bar to witness the colourful carnival. Both sets of fans greeted  and wished […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockies Look Forward To Munster Final Date With The Nire

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockies Look Forward To Munster Final Date With The Nire

November 16, 2014 at 5:39 pm Comments are Disabled

IT wasn’t the greatest of games, but it was certainly an epic! Austin Stacks booked their place in the Munster Club Championship final after a three point win, 0-15 to 1-9, over Ballincollig at a sunny Austin Stack Park on Sunday afternoon. They become the first Tralee team to contest […]

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Big Match: Stacks To Prevail In A Tough Battle With Cork Champions

Big Match: Stacks To Prevail In A Tough Battle With Cork Champions

November 15, 2014 at 9:39 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor previews the Austin Stacks v Ballincollig Munster Club Championship semi-final at Austin Stack Park on Sunday (2pm) THIS is a weird one for Stephen Stack and his band of champions to prepare for. The celebrations and good vibes that spread across the town when Stacks won the county final would […]

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‘The Rock Needs You!’: Stacks Fans Issue Rallying Call For Sunday

‘The Rock Needs You!’: Stacks Fans Issue Rallying Call For Sunday

November 12, 2014 at 10:53 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Stacks fans are getting ready. This poster (click on image to enlarge) which was sent to TraleeToday.ie,  issues a rallying cry to all Rockie fans for Sunday’s Munster semi-final clash with Ballincollig at Austin Stack Park. Kieran Donaghy is in full Lord Kitchener pose to ask for the black […]

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