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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

Kerry Badminton Association News

November 12, 2019 at 1:48 pm 0 comments

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton News

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).

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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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.

Kerry Badminton News

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

Kerry Badminton News

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. 

Kerry Badminton Association News

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.

Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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.

Kerry Badminton Association News

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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Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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

Kerry Badminton Association News

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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Jonathan Keane Castleislland & Maeve Twomey Killarney  who won last years Kerry Division 2 Mixed Doubles Championships . This year's competition is due to be played Friday 23 March Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre

Kerry Badminton Association News

March 20, 2018 at 4:35 pm Comments are Disabled

The refixed Kerry doubles championships for both ladies and men for divisions 2&4 took place last Monday night in the Killarney Sports Arena. For a Bank Holiday night there was certainly a great turnout and the many onlookers were certainly treated to all that is good in the game of badminton. Results as […]

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The Kerry Grade C Team who took part in Munster Inter County Badminton Competition Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre Sunday 11 March 
This photograph shows  Front Row,L/R: Miriam Rohan, Edel Broderick, Junior Griffin,Chairman Kerry Badminton, Sinead Galvin, Saoirse Fitzgerald.
                      Back Row  L/R: Eric Nelligan,Manager, Alan Nelligan, Tom Bourke, Gio Gaudino, Fergal Hannon. Photo by Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton Association News

March 13, 2018 at 4:32 pm Comments are Disabled

BADMINTON NOTES On the home badminton scene  last weekend the programme was dominated by the CPC.IE mixed doubles championships for divisions 1,3 &5 and  for the second time in 3 weeks these 3 divisions certainly brought a huge crowd of Badminton followers to the Killarney Sports Arena on Friday last  […]

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The Kerry mixed Doubles Badminton Championships are next competition due to be played Friday 09 March Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre, as a build up to next Friday we see a photograph of Brendan McGovern Annascaul, & Amanda Carmody Moyvane who won last years Division 3 Mixed Badminton Championships.

Kerry Badminton Association News

March 6, 2018 at 5:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Even though it’s  an indoor sport,  the snow fall of last week certainly  put paid to the sport of badminton  as well as most of the  other sports last weekend  as travelling was just out of the question  and the health and safety  of all participants must always be the […]

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The Kerry Inter County Grade E team travelled to the WIT Sports Centre in Waterford to do battle in the Munster All-Ireland series Sunday 25 February. They finished Runners Up on the day
This photograph shows the Team as follows :- L/R:- Marian O'Neill, Manager, Mairead O'Regan, Donnacha Moloney, Brid Murphy, Timmy Noonan, Sameira Hayes, Donie Enright, Niamh Hickey, Brendan McGovern, Michelle Beazley, Aidan McCarthy, Catherine Hanrahan, Manager.

Kerry Badminton Association News

February 27, 2018 at 4:23 pm Comments are Disabled

BADMINTON NOTES The main badminton activity of last weekend was the Munster Grade E team event which took place in Waterford on Sunday last. Originally, 4 Counties had entered, namely Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford but the home County withdrew on Saturday evening which left it a 3 tier contest. […]

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Division 5 Ladies Doubles Badminton  Championships which took place Killarney Sports & Leisure Centre  Sunday 18 February.
This photograph shows :- Eibhlis Brosnan & Maire Bradley Kingdom Castleisland being presented with The Eileen Roache Cup by Eileen Roache after they won the Kerry Division 5 Ladies Double Championships along with Runners Up Mairead O'Connell  Kingdom Castleisland & Karan Lawlor Listowel. Photo by Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton Association News

February 20, 2018 at 5:22 pm Comments are Disabled

BADMINTON NOTES The Kerry even doubles badminton County Championships, again sponsored by CPC.IE commenced in the Killarney sports Centre on Sunday last and which catered for divisions 1,3 & 5 and what a huge turnout there was over the day which saw no less than 6 County titles decided. In […]

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The Kerry Grade F Kerry Team who took part in the Inter-County Grade F Badminton Competition at UL Limerick Sunday. Photo by Tom Bradley

Kerry Badminton Association News

February 13, 2018 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

By Junior Griffin THE second phase of the County Kerry Badminton  singles County  Championships programme , again sponsored by CPC.IE, Ltd,  took place at the Killarney Sports Centre on Friday night last and which catered for divisions 2 &4 in both ladies and mens singles. The entries received in both […]

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