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The Munster Juvenile Un 13 Inter-County Badminton Competition took place UL Limerick Sunday 08 March 
This photo shows Kerry Un 13 Team who were runners up on the day along with their Manager Tom McElligott, Michael McGrath President Munster Badminton & Jill Redmond, Coach. Photo by Tom Bradley

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March 10, 2020 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon Inter County Honours!  The Presentation School hall in Killarney was the venue on Sunday the 8th of March for the Munster Brewster Cup competition. Kerry’s senior team on the day was Sinead Galvin, Maeve Twomey, Elaine Hudson, Niamh Flaherty, Jennifer Keane, Niamh Hickey, […]

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The Paddy Sugrue Memorial  Badminton Tournament In Aid of Chernobyl Children fund Tralee & District,  was held in Sports Complex Tralee Sunday 01 March 
This photograph shows  The winners of the Division 4 mixed doubles Final Madison Carter Listowel  & Colm Griffin Ballyheigue being presented with the Paddy Sugrue plaque by Tom Clear' Chernoybl Children fund Tralee District along with runners up Caroline Lemass,  Killarney & Mike Reardon, Listowel. Photo by Tom Bradley

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March 3, 2020 at 5:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon Three days of hits! In an extremely busy weekend for Kerry badminton the Killarney Sports and Leisure centre was the venue for another round of CPC.ie sponsored Kerry Championships on Friday night which saw the Division 2 and 4 doubles decided for the […]

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The Kerry Badminton Div 3 Ladies  CPC.ie sponsored Doubles Championships were held in Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre Friday 14th February.  
This photograph shows,  L/R: Deina Vesko & Jill Redmond Listowel being presented with the Division 3 Ladies Doubles Cup by Tom Bourke Chairman Kerry Badminton along with runners up Jeab Workman, Killarney & Grace Guiney, Listowel.
Photo by Tom Bradley

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February 18, 2020 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon Killarney sports and leisure centre played hosts to the CPC.ie sponsored Division 1, 3 and 5 Kerry Doubles Championships last Friday night. All six finals were closely contested but none more so than the Division 5 Men’s and Ladies and the Division 1 […]

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The Munster Grade C. Inter County Badminton Competition was played in UL Lmerick on Sunday 9th February,  This photograph shows, The Kerry  Grade C.Team who  were winners on the day.
   Front Row, L/R: Niamh Hickey,  Elaine Hudson, Edel Kenny,  Maeve Twomey, Niamh Flaherty. Back Row  L/R: Alan Nelligan, Fergal Hannon,  Tom Bourke, Team Manager  Michael McGrath President Munster Badminton, Michael Crosson, Donie Enright, Eric Nelligan.

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February 11, 2020 at 4:55 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon Kerry C’s Smash it!  Three Kerry teams (Grades C, E and G) were in action in Limerick on Sunday the 9th of February all looking for Munster glory. All three teams were on the courts at 10:00 AM for their first matches, with […]

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The Munster Grade F Inter County Badminton Competition was played in UL Lmerick on Sunday 2nd February  . This photograph shows The Kerry  Grade D F Team who  were Runners Up on the day.L/R.... Carmel Hudson, Timmy Hanrahan, Bridget McCarthy, Kiaran Crehan, Breda Lane, Arthur Chute, Denise Collins, Cian Liston, Deina Vesko, Evan Horan, Ciara Hudson, Jack McElligott,William Flaherty, Manager. Photo by Tom Bradley

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February 4, 2020 at 6:35 pm Comments are Disabled

By Ruth Concannon More Champions and Kerry Team Successes!  In an action-packed weekend of badminton there were Kerry championships held in Killarney sports and leisure centre on both Friday night and Saturday. This was topped off with the first of the Munster inter county team competitions on Sunday in the […]

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The Ballyheigue Badminton Tournament took place Ballyheigue Community Centre Sunday 26 January 
This photograph shows, The Division 4 Tournament winners, Radek Choromanski  Moyvane  &  Andrae Burke Limerick, along with Runners up Mary Bradley Kingdom Castleisland & Mike Lucid Ballyheigue.

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January 28, 2020 at 5:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon Championship Season Openers and Munster Medals In what has been a very busy two weeks of Kerry Badminton the first of the Kerry County Champions for 2020 has been decided. Friday evening on the 24th of January in the Aura in Killarney was […]

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The Listowel Division 3 Ladies Team who won  the Division 3 league competition.

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January 14, 2020 at 2:05 pm Comments are Disabled

  Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon The Lee Strand sponsored Listowel Tournament was held last weekend in Listowel community centre. Run over two days this open tournament is one of the longest running in Kerry and always attracts great entries. Day one on Saturday the 11th saw the […]

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Fergal Hannon from Listowel receiving his runner-up prize in the Men's Grade C Singles Championship in UL Arena

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January 8, 2020 at 7:53 pm Comments are Disabled

By Ruth Concannon Dusting off the rackets for the new year, Kerry players were straight back to action after the Christmas break in the Munster Closed Championships in the UL Arena on Sunday the 5th of January for grades C, F and H players. A large representation of 24 players […]

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This photograph shows Ballybunion  Baseliners Badminton Div 5 Team, who won the Knock-Out Cup Competition. The Team is as follows  Lorcan Briscoe, Mark Allen, Padraig McMahon, Mike Walsh, Michelle Hogan, Cyrena O'Carroll,  Danielle Noonan. Photo: Thomas Bradley

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December 3, 2019 at 7:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton Association News by Ruth Concannon The Lee Strand sponsored Kerry Knock-Out Cup was held on Sunday in the Aura Leisure Centre Killarney.  Always a popular tournament, this is the first opportunity for the Kerry club’s mixed teams to do battle. This year saw Division 4 and Division 5 […]

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Padraig McMahon, Tom Bourke Chairman Kerry Badminton,  Aine Knightly along with Runners Up Aoibheann Prendeville,  Aidan Reidy. Photo Credit: Tom Bradley

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November 12, 2019 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

From Ruth Concannon The season opener in Kerry was held in Killarney this Sunday the 10th of November.  The Lee Strand November handicap tournament saw great entries across all divisions and some hotly contested finals. Great entries in division 5 saw fifteen men’s and seven ladies’ pairs contesting the competition. […]

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Kerry Badminton Association AGM. Front Row, L/R,   Edel Kenny Treasurer, Tom Bourke Chairperson, Carmel Hudson , Secretary, Johnny Brosnan,  President
  Back Row, L/R,   Ollie Conyard, Vice President,  Ruth Concannon, P.R.O.  Michelle Corr, Registar,  Samira Hayes,  Assistant Secretary,  Tom Clear,  Vice Chairperson. Photo: Thomas Bradley

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October 1, 2019 at 5:40 pm Comments are Disabled

By Ruth Concannon With the evenings closing in fast many people will be looking for a sporting and social pastime to pass away those long winter nights. Why not consider the game of Badminton, which is proclaimed in the Guinness book of Records as the world’s fastest racquet sport? This […]

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Winners of Kerry County Championships Singles, Doubles and Mixed Champions from Div 1 to Div 5 for the 2018/19 season.

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May 21, 2019 at 8:05 pm Comments are Disabled

FZ Forza Irish Graded Finals  Kerry badminton’s pride of place this week goes to Maeve Twomey (Killarney) and Elaine Hudson (Moyvane) on capturing All-Ireland titles for the county at the new National Indoor Arena in Dublin last Saturday (May 18th). In the morning the Kerry duo teamed up to play […]

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April 2, 2019 at 6:42 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Kerry Mixed Championships Close to 100 players took part in the CPC.ie sponsored Kerry Division 1, 3 and 5 Championships at the Killarney Sports and Leisure Complex last Friday night (March 29th). Paraic Murray and Danielle Robinson (Causeway) overcame a difficult quarter final three setter against Mark […]

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The Brewster Cup Team from Kerry who took part  and were runners up in the Brewster  Cup Badminton Competition in Roscrea Tipperary  Sunday 10 March.
the Team is as follows...
Front Row,  L/R,  Sinead Galvin, Edel Kenny, Jennifer Keane, Ruth Colcannon, Elaine Hudson.
Back  Row, L/R.  Paddy Redmond, Fergal Hannon, Alan Nelligan, Michael Crosson, Tom Bourke, Manager. Photo by Tom Bradley

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March 12, 2019 at 3:47 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Brewster Cup The creme de la crème of Kerry badminton travelled to Tipperary last weekend to take on the finest Munster had to offer. The Brewster is a prestigious competition that has been running since 1951 and it is a whole 16 years since the Kingdom last […]

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In conjunction with the Paddy Sugrue Doubles Tournament for the Chernobyl Childrens Charity fund which took place Tralee Sports Centre Sunday 03 March 
This photograph shows the winners of Division 5 competition....
L/R,  Aidan Reidy,Ballyheigue & Eva Browne Moyvane being presented with their Trophys  by Tom Clear Chernobyl Childrens Fund committee  along with runners up Deirdre McAuliffe Listowel  & Dan Browne Moyvane.

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March 5, 2019 at 7:37 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin CPC.ie County Doubles Championships Four more county titles were up for the grabs in Killarney on the first day of March as over 80 players contested the Men’s and Ladies Division 2 and Division 4 Kerry County Championship Doubles titles. In the Ladies Division 4 Section Moyvane […]

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The Munster Un 17 Boys Doubles Badminton Championships were held in UL, Limerick Sunday 24 February 
This photograph shows the winners of the Boys UN 17 Munster Doubles Championships 
L/R, Cathal Donovan, Christopher O'Donoghue winners  along with Jack McElligott, and Oisin Moloney who also took part in the competition. Photo by Tom Bradley

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February 26, 2019 at 3:13 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin All- Ireland Grade D Championships One week after winning the Division 1 Kerry County Ladies Doubles Championship title for the first time Maeve Twomey (Killarney) and Elaine Hudson (Moyvane) are making the headlines again this week but this time for achievements at National level as opposed local […]

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Kerry Grade D team

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February 19, 2019 at 7:40 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Kerry Ladies and Men’s Doubles Championships Friday night last was one of the busiest evenings on the badminton calendar in Kerry when the Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre played host to the CPC.ie sponsored Division 1, 3 and 5 Ladies and Men’s Doubles Championships. With 128 players […]

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

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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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Pictured at the Munster Individual Grade H Championships last Sunday at the University of Limerick where members of Ballyheigue Badminton Club. From Left to Right. Aidan Reidy, Brian Hehir, Michelle Fealy Corr, Alan O Halloran, Kyle Reidy.

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January 8, 2019 at 5:28 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Munster Individual Championships Grades F, G and H The University of Limerick was the venue for the first major badminton event involving Kerry badminton players last Sunday (Jan 6th) and the Kingdom was particularly well represented particularly in grades G and H. Listowel duo Rita McCarthy and […]

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Kerry players who took part in the Munster Juvenile Championships ...L/R ..Tomas O'Sullivan,  Listowel.  Ruadhan Donovan,  Annascaul.   Ava McKay,  Listowel.   Ayrton Burke,  Castleisland. Photo by Thomas Bradley

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December 18, 2018 at 5:45 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Munster Closed Championships U-11 / U-15 Kerry were well represented at the Munster Closed Championships last weekend at the University of Limerick and our young Badminton players certainly made the county proud. In the U-11s clubmates Nicole Vesko and Ben McElligott from Listowel both had double success. […]

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The Kingdom Castleisland team who took part and won the Haynes Shield  which was held in Kinsale Co Cork. L/R, Niamh Hickey, Trish Herlihy, Ruth Colcannon, Fergal Hannon, Michael Crossan, Paddy Redmond. Photo by Tom Bradley

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December 11, 2018 at 10:44 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Haynes Shield Three teams took part in the Haynes Shield event last Sunday in Kinsale including Kingdom Castleisland representing Kerry with the assistance of a couple of guest players from Listowel. In the first match of the day Lakewood of Cork overcame Kilmacthomas of Waterford 7-5. The […]

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Waterstone Cup Photograph showing the Winners and runners up of the competition
L\R,: Cian Liston Listowel  and Janelle Griffin Moyvane being presented with the Waterstone Cup by Edel Kenny  Kerry Co Treasurer along with Sameira Hayes Killarney and Aidan Evans Annascaul. Photo by Tom Bradley

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November 27, 2018 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

CPC.ie Juvenile November Handicap  Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre played host to the first major Juvenile tournament of the season last Saturday (Nov 24th) and with 155 players taking part from 10 different clubs across the county the future of badminton in Kerry looks to be in a good place. […]

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Waterford County Association President Michael McGrath presents prizes to Ladies Grade D Doubles Champions Elaine Hudson (Moyvane) left and Maeve Twomey (Killarney) right at the Waterford Invitational Open last weekend. 

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November 20, 2018 at 6:02 pm Comments are Disabled

By Colm Griffin Waterford Invitational Open All roads led to Cappoquin last weekend for Kerry players in Grade C and Grade D (Kerry Div 1 and 2). Thankfully many of the players from the Kingdom were on song on the day as it proved to be a very successful event […]

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The November Handicap Competition in Badminton commenced in Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre Sunday 11 November.
This photograph shows the winners and runners up  of the Division 4 Competition,
Edel Kenny Co Treasurer presenting Josie Gilbert,  Ballyheigue & Cathal Donovan,  Annascaul with their prizes along with Kevin O'Mahony,  Ballyheigue and Rita McCarthy,  Listowel.

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November 13, 2018 at 5:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Badminton News by Colm Griffin Sunday saw Kerry badminton season go into full flight with the hosting of the November handicap competition at Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre. An impressive 110 players across the 5 divisions in the county participated in the event and competition was quite intense with 3 […]

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Club delegates pictured with members of the Kerry Badminton Association Committee for 2018/19 season at County Board Meeting in Grand Hotel Tralee on Friday November 2nd

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November 6, 2018 at 6:01 pm Comments are Disabled

Kerry Badminton News  By Colm Griffin November Handicap The Kerry Badminton season gets underway in earnest this weekend as the November Handicap takes place on Sunday in Killarney Sports and Leisure Centre. It is hoped that a big contingent of players from throughout the county will take part in this […]

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The All-Ireland Inter Club Finals took place in UL Limerick Sunday 13 May 
The  Moyvane Club represented Kerry and Munster in Grade E where they were runners Up and brought home Silver Medals,
This photograph shows the team as follows: L/R, Betty Thompson,President Badminton Ireland, William Flaherty, Denise Collins, Helen Browne, Carmel Hudson, Timmy Noonan, Donnacha Moloney, with Cadan  Donie Enright, Saoirse Fitzgerald with Ella, John Mulvihill, Amanda Carmody, Michael Corridon, Eileen Roache.

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May 15, 2018 at 6:21 pm Comments are Disabled

BADMINTON The University of Limerick Sports Arena was a hive of Badminton action on Sunday  last as this 12 court arena hosted the FG Forza sponsored  the All-Ireland Inter League Club Finals From a Kerry perspective there was just the one representive this year and this was the Moyvane Grade […]

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May 8, 2018 at 5:47 pm Comments are Disabled

BADMINTON NEWS By Junior Griffin For most players throughout the country  the badminton season is well and truly over but for those involved in the winning clubs from the provinces of Munster, Connacht and Leinster the show is still going on. The provincial winners of each grade  from C to […]

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The Paddy Sugrue Badminton Tournament took place Tralee Sports & Leisure Centre Sunday 08 April 
This photograph show the Division 5 Winners Eibhlis Brosnan Kingdom Castleisland & Pat Brown Ballyheigue accepting the winners trophy from Tom Clear Organiser along with Runners Up  Maria Nolan Moyvane & Christy Deane Annascaul & Lucy Barry Committee member of Chernobyl Childrens Fund. Photo by Tom Bradley

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April 10, 2018 at 5:12 pm Comments are Disabled

By Junior Griffin The bell tolled  for the end of another Badminton competitive season last week with the completion of the CPC.IE sponsored mixed leagues over two nights in two separate venues and the playing of the Paddy Sugrue tournaments at the Tralee Sports complex on Sunday last. Before one […]

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The Kerry Masters Team event took place Friday 30 March Presentation Hall Killarney.
This photograph shows the players who took part in the Masters Competition. Photo by Tom Bradley

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April 4, 2018 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

By Junior Griffin Competitive badminton returns to the Tralee Sports Centre next Sunday April 8th for the first time in 10 years with the staging of the Paddy Sugrue Tournaments which caters for divisions 2 to 5. Mr Sugrue was former President of Tralee’s County Club and also the Kerry Badminton […]

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Kerry Juvenile Mixed Doubles Championships Saturday 24 March at Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre. Pictured, from left; Winners of the Un 15 Mixed Doubles Championships, Christopher O'Donoghue Moyvane & Adele O'Brien Killarney along with Runners Up, Ciara Knightley & Cathal Donovan Annascaul. Photo by Thomas Bradley

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March 27, 2018 at 5:15 pm Comments are Disabled

  Kerry Badminton News from Junior Griffin Friday night last, March 23rd, 2018 saw the final stages of the  closing programme of another Kerry Badminton Association, CPC.IE sponsored, County Championships at the Killarney Sports Arena and on the night it was the divisions 2 &4 mixed doubles championships that took […]

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