Post Tagged with: "Austin Stacks"

Kieran Donaghy lets fly.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks Lose Senior Status After Kenmare Defeat

October 23, 2022 at 2:59 pm Comments are Disabled

THE reigning county champions, Austin Stacks, will not be involved in the Kerry senior county championship next year. The Tralee titans were defeated by Kenmare Shamrocks in the Kerry Petroleum Senior Club Championship Relegation Play-off game at Fitzgerald Stadium this afternoon by 3-11 to 1-15. In what was a classic first […]

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The late Brendan Dowling.

Austin Stacks Pays Tribute To Club President Brendan Dowling

September 21, 2022 at 1:01 pm Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks GAA Club has paid tribute to their former Chairman and Club President Brendan Dowling of Rock Street who passed away yesterday. A tribute on the club’s website told of the great sadness in the club and in the local community at the news of his death on Tuesday. […]

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Launching the Austin Stacks – Denis O’Connor - Lee Strand U14 Invitational Football Tournament were, in front; Jake Carmody and Barry Laide. At back; Pa Laide, Gearóid Linnane of Lee Strand, Chairperson of Austin Stacks Shane Lynch, Eamon O'Reilly and Morgan O'Connell of Austin Stacks. Photo by Dermot Crean

Lee Strand U14 Invitational Competition Returns To Austin Stacks

August 23, 2022 at 12:10 pm Comments are Disabled

AFTER an enforced break of three years due to Covid-19 Restrictions, the Austin Stacks Denis O’Connor U14 Invitational Football Tournament sponsored by Lee Strand, returns on Saturday, September 3. This popular event, which is an important landmark in the club calendar, started out in 1986 as a 4-team competition for […]

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Children taking part in the Austin Stacks Inclusion Cúl Camp on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

First Inclusion Cúl Camp In Kerry Takes Place At Austin Stacks

August 5, 2022 at 12:18 pm Comments are Disabled

SOMETHING very special took place at the Austin Stacks GAA grounds this week. The Connolly Park venue hosted the first Inclusion Cúl Camp to be held in Kerry, with children from all over the Tralee area attending. The camp was created to give an outlet for children with additional needs […]

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Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Marching Up The Rock To Hail The Kerry Heroes

July 27, 2022 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

THE celebrations are continuing in the Kingdom following Kerry’s victory over Galway at the weekend. Last night Sam Maguire was back in Tralee on the Street of Champions where the Kerry team and management enjoyed the generous hospitality of the folks at Kirby’s Brogue Inn. The Brogue is synonymous with […]

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Joe O'Connor on stage at the homecoming on Monday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Joe And The Kerry Team To Parade Sam Through The Rock

July 26, 2022 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks club is inviting everyone in the community to join them this evening to parade Sam Maguire from Rock Street to their Connolly Park headquarters. Kerry captain Joe O’Connor will be joined by his Kerry teammates for the march which is scheduled to begin at 7.30pm from Kirby’s […]

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Young Rockies at the Austin Stacks Cúl Camp in Connolly Park on Thursday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Fun At The Austin Stacks GAA Cúl Camp

July 7, 2022 at 4:03 pm Comments are Disabled

WHO needs fine weather when you’re having this much fun? The Austin Stacks Cúl Camp is taking place all week at Connolly Park and there was a great atmosphere when we paid a visit on Thursday morning. Over 100 children from Under 6s up to Under 13s braved the drizzle […]

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Fiona O'Connor, Elaine O'Connell, Betty Brosnan and Marcella Moriarty at the Paul Lucey Memorial Run For The Rock on Monday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Part In ‘Run For The Rock’

May 3, 2022 at 11:56 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks GAA grounds at Connolly Park was a busy spot on Monday morning as the club hosted the fourth ‘Run For The Rock’ in memory of the late Paul Lucey. Around 300 participants of all ages made their way around the 5k and 10k routes and thankfully the weather […]

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The launch of the Paul Lucey Run For The Rock on Monday at the Austin Stacks Clubhouse. Photo by Dermot Crean

Get Set For ‘Run For The Rock’ This Bank Holiday Monday

April 25, 2022 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S the final countdown to the Run For The Rock in memory of the late Paul Lucey which will return once again on this May Bank Holiday Monday, May 2. This is the 4th Paul Lucey Run for the Rock, but perhaps the most significant as the importance of  exercise […]

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Maura Sullivan and Andrea O’Donoghue receive a cheque from Austin Stacks Chairman Shane Lynch and members of the Golf Classic organising committee.

Kerry Hospice Benefits From Austin Stacks Fundraiser

April 20, 2022 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Hospice received a portion of the proceeds of a recent fundraiser held by Austin Stacks. The Rock club held a golf classic on March 25 at Tralee Golf Club. The fundraiser was a huge success and the club thanked all who sponsored teams, tee boxes and goodie bags. They […]

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The launch of the Paul Lucey Run For The Rock on Monday at the Austin Stacks Clubhouse. Photo by Dermot Crean

‘Run For The Rock’ Returns For May Bank Holiday

March 22, 2022 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE Run For The Rock in memory of the late Paul Lucey will return once again on May Bank Holiday Monday, May 2. This is the 4th Paul Lucey Run for the Rock, but perhaps the most significant as the importance of  exercise and friendship have been to the fore […]

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Hannah Armstrong and Kimberly Robertson of East Belfast GAA, Mayor Johnnie Wall, Eddie Barrett of Austin Stacks and Fergal  Hegarty of East Belfast GAA at the Austin Stacks clubhouse on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks Welcomes East Belfast GAA Club To Tralee

March 20, 2022 at 12:12 pm Comments are Disabled

A GAA club from Belfast received a warm welcome to Tralee this weekend where they were hosted by the Austin Stacks club. Men’s and women’s teams from East Belfast GAA came down to play Rockies teams on what was an historic weekend for both clubs. East Belfast GAA was only […]

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Fun at the Austin Stacks Race Night on Friday. Photo by Adrienne McLoughlin

PHOTOS: Great Night Of Racing At The Austin Stacks Club

March 6, 2022 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a good turnout for the re-scheduled Austin Stacks GAA Race Night which was held at the clubhouse in Connolly Park on Friday. This event was organised to raise funds to alleviate the costs of running the juvenile boys and girls football and finance pitch maintenance and upgrades. The […]

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The launch of the Austin Stacks Golf Classic at Kirby's Brogue Inn on Sunday evening. Photo by Joe Hanley

Austin Stacks To Hold Fundraising Golf Classic At Tralee Golf Club

February 14, 2022 at 8:41 pm Comments are Disabled

ROCKIE golfers and supporters gathered in Kirby’s Brogue Inn on Sunday evening for the launch of the 2022 Austin Stacks Golf Classic which takes place on Friday, March 25 at Tralee Golf Club. Speaking at the launch, Austin Stacks Chairman Shane Lynch said that “The Rock has a long and […]

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Joe O'Connor gets by Diarmuid O'Sullivan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Praise For ‘Natural Leader’ Joe As He Takes Over As Kerry Captain

February 2, 2022 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

THE Austin Stacks Club Chairman has welcomed the ratification last night of Joe O’Connor as the new Kerry senior football captain. The confirmation of the appointment came at the meeting the County Board last night. Club Chairman Shane Lynch said; “there is no greater privilege for a club than to […]

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The Stacks team celebrate. Photo by Dermot Crean

Stacks Faithful To Gather For Victory Celebration Social In Ballygarry

January 27, 2022 at 8:59 am Comments are Disabled

THE last time the Rockies gathered for their social was in February 2020, just a short few weeks before the world changed. After a momentous year for the senior footballers, it’s only appropriate that all the Austin Stacks faithful get a chance to celebrate in earnest on Saturday, February 12 […]

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Mike Tangney (Treasurer), Club Chairman Billy Ryle and Shane Lynch (Assistant Treasurer) launching the fundraising campaign.

Stacks Launch Fundraiser To Help With Senior Team’s Trip To Tipp

January 12, 2022 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

WITH just days to go until Austin Stacks do battle for the Munster title, a fundraiser has been launched to help with the cost of success. The seniors play the Munster Senior Club Football Final against St Finbarr’s in Thurles next Sunday and the Club’s Fundraising Committee – Shane Lynch, […]

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Kieran Donaghy lets fly.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Tickets For Na Gaeil And Austin Stacks Munster Finals Now On Sale

January 10, 2022 at 5:47 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH less than a week to go to throw-in, tickets for the two Munster club finals involving Tralee teams have gone on sale this afternoon on the Munster GAA website. Na Gaeil take on Corofin of Clare in Mallow on Sunday at 1.30pm in the intermediate club final, while Austin […]

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Photo by Dermot Crean

Stacks Fans To Rock Up To Tipp On The Buses

January 8, 2022 at 9:35 pm Comments are Disabled

ON the road again. Memories of 2014 will come flooding back to Rockies next weekend as hundreds will hit the road for a Munster Club final on Sunday, January 16. The black and amber faithful brought colour and noise to Páirc Ui Chaoimh eight years ago when they beat the […]

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Diarmuid O'Connor. Photo: Dermot Crean

Times, Dates And Venues For Na Gaeil And Austin Stacks Munster Finals Confirmed

January 5, 2022 at 5:08 pm Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks will play their Munster Club Senior Football Championship Final in Tipperary on Sunday week. Cork champions, St Finbarrs, insisted on a neutral venue for the game which will be now played in Semple Stadium, Thurles at 1.45pm on Sunday, January 16. Meanwhile, Na Gaeil fans will have a […]

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Towards the Brogue. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks Chairman Expresses Disappointment At Delay In Naming Venue For Munster Final

December 28, 2021 at 9:05 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Chairman of Austin Stacks has expressed disappointment that the venue for next month’s Munster Club Championship Final has not been finalised yet. Billy Ryle said the club was willing to toss a coin for home or away venue but Cork champions St Finbarrs are insisting on a neutral venue […]

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Kieran Donaghy goes for the ball.  Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Stacks March On To Munster Final After Win Over Newcastlewest

December 19, 2021 at 3:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Austin Stacks 1-15 Newcastlewest 0-8 AUSTIN Stacks will play St Finbarrs of Cork in the Munster Club Senior Football Championship final after they comprehensively beat Newcastlewest in the sunshine of Austin Stack Park this afternoon. The Tralee side did most of the work in the first half and led by […]

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Tickets Only Available Online For Munster Club Championship Games

Tickets Only Available Online For Munster Club Championship Games

December 13, 2021 at 4:38 pm Comments are Disabled

TICKETS for this weekend’s Munster club championship games involving Tralee sides can only be purchased online. Austin Stacks will play Newcastlewest in the Munster Senior Club Championship semi-final in Austin Stack Park at 1.30pm. At the same time on Sunday, Na Gaeil will play Tipperary side Drom & Inch in Moyne-Templetuohy, […]

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Conor Hayes and Colin Griffin in action. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTO GALLERY: Austin Stacks v Kerins O’Rahillys On County Final Day

December 7, 2021 at 2:09 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE the weather wreaks havoc outside today, a different kind of storm hit Austin Stack Park on Sunday when the Rockies and the Narries met. The first all-Tralee Kerry SFC final in decades was a tense affair with Austin Stacks emerging as deserving winners in the end. We were there […]

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Photo by Dermot Crean

WATCH/PHOTOS: The Rockie Road To Success On County Final Day

December 6, 2021 at 4:15 pm 1 comment

“OH to be a, oh to be a Rockie!” Stacks fans woke up this morning with the sweetest feeling in the world…a winning one. It was a truly memorable afternoon for all involved in Austin Stacks GAA Club as everything went right for them on county final day. Watch a short […]

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Stacks players and fans celebrate. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Is Black And Amber As Austin Stacks Beat Great Rivals

December 5, 2021 at 5:55 pm 1 comment

AUSTIN Stacks fans will be ‘walking in a Rockie wonderland’ this winter after the club won its 13th senior county championship this afternoon in Austin Stack Park. They deservedly beat arch-rivals Kerins O’Rahillys by 0-13 to 0-10 to spark wild celebrations among their colourful supporters who ran onto the field […]

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WATCH: Tralee Chamber Video Captures Businesspeople’s Views On The Big Match

WATCH: Tralee Chamber Video Captures Businesspeople’s Views On The Big Match

December 2, 2021 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

ONLY a few days to go now before the biggest club game the town has seen in decades. The town has been buzzing in anticipation of the final between Austin Stacks and Kerins O’Rahillys this Sunday and Tralee Chamber has captured that excitement in a new video made by John […]

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Chairman of Kerins O'Rahillys Gaa Club, Haulie Kerins.

It’s Anyone’s Game On Sunday Says Kerins O’Rahillys Chairman

December 2, 2021 at 8:55 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S been a long time since Kerins O’Rahillys saw their blue and white ribbons hanging from the handles of the Bishop Moynihan Cup, but the Chairman of the Strand Road club is hopeful and says it’s anyone’s game on Sunday. Haulie Kerins is wishing they can overcome Austin Stacks to […]

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Chairman of Austin Stacks Gaa Club Billy Ryle — Photo by Dermot Crean

“Whoever Loses Will Have To Hide Away For A Fortnight”

December 1, 2021 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

SUNDAY will be a proud day for Billy Ryle. A Rockie all his life, Billy is Chairman of the Austin Stacks Club for a Kerry SFC county final against their greatest rivals Kerins O’Rahillys, something that hasn’t happened since 1936 when the black and amber triumphed. It’s an exciting time […]

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Sarah Fitzgerald with her dad John Fitzgerald at the shop in The Square with a range of watches, pendants and earrings to suit Stacks and Rahillys fans.

Sponsored: John Fitzgerald Jewellers All Set To Kit Out Fans For The County Final

November 30, 2021 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

WITH just days to go until the county final, fans of Austin Stacks and Kerins O’Rahillys are getting out the facepaint, ironing the jerseys and hanging out the flags to show their tribal colours on Sunday. And to celebrate the two teams reaching the final, John Fitzgerald Jewellers in The […]

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