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The contestants in the first Tralee RFC 'Strictly Come Dancing'. Photo by Dave Condon

Meet The Contestants In Tralee Rugby Club’s First ‘Strictly’ Event

June 13, 2018 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Rugby Club will be hosting its first Strictly Come Dancing in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday, June 29 and the 11 couples are more than halfway through their two month training programme. This event, which was officially launched at their base in O’Dowd Park on Saturday night, is […]

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Ruth Murphy, Maura Collins, Sinead O'Connor, and Aisling Fong at the Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz at the Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Participants Give It Their Best Try At Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz

February 3, 2018 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great atmosphere at the Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz at the Ashe Hotel on Friday night. The night was held to mark the start of The Six Nations campaign against the French this weekend. While no doubt a few fans from Tralee headed off to Paris for […]

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Whet The Appetite For Six Nations With Table Quiz In The Ashe

Whet The Appetite For Six Nations With Table Quiz In The Ashe

January 31, 2018 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S a massive weekend for rugby fans as Ireland kick off their Six Nations campaign against the French. While no doubt a few diehards from Tralee will be heading off to Paris for the 4.45pm game on Saturday, the night before will see the local club faithful gather at The […]

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Ballymac Woman Announced As New Captain Of Irish Rugby Team

Ballymac Woman Announced As New Captain Of Irish Rugby Team

January 15, 2018 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Tralee RFC player, Ciara Griffin, has been announced as the new Ireland women’s rugby team captain. The UL Bohemians and Munster flanker, who made her Ireland debut against Wales during the 2016 Women’s Six Nations, has been capped 17 times for her country, and was part of the Munster side that […]

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Setting off in the rain on the Tralee RFC fun run on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Good Day At Tralee Rugby Club Despite The Weather

December 28, 2017 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a miserable St Stephen’s Day but they’re made of stern stuff up in Tralee Rugby Club. They weren’t going to let a bit of cold and rain cancel their annual 3k & 5k Fun Run. Around 50 men, women and children set off from the club on the […]

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Emma Dunican, Emily Maye, Emily O'Regan and Ruth Kelliher visiting the Women's Rugby World Cup at Tralee RFC on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Women’s Rugby World Cup Trophy Visits Tralee RFC

April 23, 2017 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great atmosphere at Tralee RFC on Saturday as they hosted the Women’s Rugby World Cup trophy. The club also held a fun day to celebrate ladies and girls rugby. People were invited to come and take a selfie with the trophy. Some past and present Tralee ladies players including Siobhan […]

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Women’s World Cup Trophy To Visit Tralee RFC This Month

Women’s World Cup Trophy To Visit Tralee RFC This Month

April 12, 2017 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE RFC is hosting the Women’s Rugby World Cup trophy on Saturday, April 22 from 10am–1pm and the club is having a fun day to celebrate ladies and girls rugby. They are inviting everyone to come up and have a selfie with the trophy. Some past and present Tralee ladies players including Siobhan Fleming the current […]

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Tralee Under 11s Win Rugby Blitz In Kildare

Tralee Under 11s Win Rugby Blitz In Kildare

April 4, 2017 at 8:09 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE RFC u11s team travelled to Naas RFC on Saturday to compete in the Joe Moran blitz. With 50 teams (700 players) from all over Ireland taking part, this very talented bunch came away with the spoils. Coaches and parents were all proud of the boys as they played out of their skins and […]

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Tralee RFC To Host Munster Girls Rugby Finals This Saturday

Tralee RFC To Host Munster Girls Rugby Finals This Saturday

February 17, 2017 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS Saturday in Tralee RFC, the biggest event on the Girls Rugby Calendar in Munster will take place with the host in of six Munster finals with the Bowl, Plate and Lastly the Cup finals. In the two age grades the big Cup finals both kerry teams will be involved. The […]

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Participants take off at the Tralee RFC run on St Stephen's Day. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Running Off The Turkey At The Rugby Club’s 5k Event

December 28, 2016 at 12:53 pm Comments are Disabled

A MILD and sunny St Stephen’s Day provided perfect conditions for the annual Tralee RFC 3k & 5k Fun Runs in aid of their under age development. There were loads of families present for the event which began with some festive music followed by a warm-up with Joe O’Connor of Nisus Fitness. Then they […]

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REVIEW 2016: A Look Back At The Year In Rugby

REVIEW 2016: A Look Back At The Year In Rugby

December 28, 2016 at 11:56 am Comments are Disabled

Jay Galvin takes us through the year in rugby from Ultan Dillane and Anthony Foley to Tralee RFC’s fortunes…  This past year has brought some outstanding highlights in the local, provincial and national rugby scene. To say that a year is a long time in the rugby sporting world is […]

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Rugby Club Looks Forward To An Active St Stephen’s Day

Rugby Club Looks Forward To An Active St Stephen’s Day

December 15, 2016 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

ST Stephen’s Day is normally one where we reflect on the culinary carnage we’ve inflicted on our stomachs from the previous day, but here’s something to help redeem yourself. Tralee Rugby Club is hosting its annual St Stephen’s Day 3k & 5k Fun Run in aid of their under age development. […]

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Former Tralee RFC Player To Start For Ireland Against Canada

Former Tralee RFC Player To Start For Ireland Against Canada

November 16, 2016 at 8:42 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Tralee RFC player, Zoe Grattage, will start for the Irish women’s rugby team in the second game of the November Series at the UCD Bowl on Saturday (kick-off 2pm). Ireland Women’s head coach Tom Tierney has made ten changes after the 12-10 defeat to England last Sunday, to face Canada at […]

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Rugby Club Announces Details Of One-Day Tournament During Rose Festival

Rugby Club Announces Details Of One-Day Tournament During Rose Festival

May 31, 2016 at 12:55 pm Comments are Disabled

BACK in April, Ultan Dillane came home to launch his home club’s one-day tag rugby tournament to be held in August. Well now more details of the tournament have been released the event due to take place on Saturday, August 20, to coincided with the Rose of Tralee festival. The club […]

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Ultan Helps Promote Tralee RFC’s Tag Rugby Event During Rose Festival

Ultan Helps Promote Tralee RFC’s Tag Rugby Event During Rose Festival

April 28, 2016 at 3:59 pm Comments are Disabled

  IRELAND and Connacht rugby star, Ultan Dillane, was around town last week and his former club were delighted when he visited them at O’Dowd Park. He was there to hand out awards to members and launch a tag rugby event to be held at the club during the Rose Festival. […]

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Rugby: Great Win For Tralee Under 18 Side In Plate Final

Rugby: Great Win For Tralee Under 18 Side In Plate Final

March 22, 2016 at 7:56 pm Comments are Disabled

A report from Tralee Rugby Club on the Pan Munster Bank of Ireland U 18 Plate Final in Independent Park, Cork, on Sunday, March 20… Tralee RFC 18 Old Christians 13 After a gap of a decade at this age level, Tralee RFC deservedly captured the coveted trophy after a mighty […]

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Ireland Women's captain Niamh Briggs with fellow skippers Sara Barattin, Rachel Taylor, Sarah Hunter, Gaelle Mignot and Lisa Martin

Four Tralee Women Named In Ireland Six Nations Squad

January 28, 2016 at 5:26 pm Comments are Disabled

FOUR Trelee women have been picked in the Ireland 6 Nations squad it was announced this afternoon. Tralee RFC’s Zoe Grattage, Ciara Griffin and Ciara O’Connor and Ruth O’Reilly, who plays her rugby with Galwegians, were named in the squad of 30 that will defend Ireland Six Nations crown. The Tralee RFC trio have […]

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Ciara Griffin and Zoe Grattage.

Two Tralee RFC Players Head Off On Ireland Duty This Weekend

January 22, 2016 at 6:15 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee RFC players are heading to Wales over the weekend as part of the Irish squad for a  friendly match in anticipation of this year’s Six Nations Championship. The Ireland Women’s management team have named Tralee RFC players, Ciara Griffin and Zoe Grattage in the 26-woman squad to play against […]

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Participants gather at the start of the Tralee RFC fun run on St Stephen's Day. Photo by Dermot Crean

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tralee RFC Faithful Make A Run For It

December 28, 2015 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

DESPITE the spitting rain, the inaugural Tralee RFC fund-raising fun run went ahead at O’Dowd Park in Ballyard on Saturday. Around 170 adults and kids registered in the clubhouse before the event kicked off at 1pm. There was a 5k and 3k route for this timed event, sponsored by Noyeks Newmans of […]

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At the launch of the Tralee Rugby Club Christmas 5k Run were, in front Conor Cronin and Michael Finnegan. Back from left; Jerry Finnegan, Tom Cronin, Dave Condon, Joe Costello of Noyeks (sponsors) and Jeremy Walsh, Chairman of Tralee Rugby Club. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

Tralee Rugby Club Adds Fun Run To Traditional St Stephen’s Day Celebrations

December 8, 2015 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

A LONG running Christmas Tralee RFC tradition will be adding a new event this year. The ‘Home v Exiles’ game has been played every St Stephen’s Day at O’Dowd Park in Ballyard for over 30 years and this year the club has added a 3k/5k fun run to the day of festivities. “This […]

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Zoe Grattage

Tralee Rugby Club Player Named In Ireland Squad For Autumn Internationals

October 27, 2015 at 2:22 pm Comments are Disabled

A CURRENT Tralee RFC player has been named in the squad for the first ever Ireland women’s Autumn international. Zoe Grattage has been named in a squad of 22 alongside 10 other uncapped players and joins Tralee native, Ruth O’Reilly of Galwegians in the panel. Continued below… Zoe will follow in […]

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Zoe Grattage

Tralee RFC Player Answers Ireland’s Call

October 10, 2015 at 11:56 am Comments are Disabled

ANOTHER representative of Tralee RFC will join the ranks of players from the club called up to the Ireland Women’s squad over the last few years. Zoe Grattage, has travelled to Belfast to take part in an Ireland training session today (Saturday) to hopefully stake her claim for a place in the […]

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Ultan Dillane Discusses His Progress In Irish Independent Interview

Ultan Dillane Discusses His Progress In Irish Independent Interview

October 9, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Tralee RFC player, Ultan Dillane, has once again featured in the national press, a testament to his rising star status in Irish rugby. Dillane, has turned out nine times for the Connacht senior team in the last year. The performances earned him a two year contract with the province […]

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Ultan Dillane Signs Two Year Contract With Connacht

Ultan Dillane Signs Two Year Contract With Connacht

January 14, 2015 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

  AFTER a string of impressive performances, former Tralee Rugby Club player, Ultan Dillane, has secured a two year contract with Connacht Rugby. Following three years in the Connacht Academy, 21-year-old Ultan Dillane, made his professional debut this season and will now progress to a senior contract. French-born Dillane moved […]

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Young Tralee Rugby Star Could Make Debut Tonight Against Leinster

Young Tralee Rugby Star Could Make Debut Tonight Against Leinster

December 19, 2014 at 11:54 am 1 comment

GREAT news has come through for rugby followers in town with the announcement that former Tralee RFC  youth player, Ultan Dillane, has been selected in the Connacht squad that will face Leinster in their Pro12 clash in the RDS tonight. Growing up only minutes from the Rugby Club in Ballydunlea, Ultan […]

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Young Tralee Talent Making Waves At Munster Rugby

Young Tralee Talent Making Waves At Munster Rugby

August 28, 2014 at 8:41 am Comments are Disabled

FOUR underage Tralee rugby players have had a busy few weeks representing Munster sides at home and abroad. The four players who are all members of Tralee RFC are Eoin O’Carroll, James O’Connor, Josh Barnes and Jack Quilter. “We consistently have three or four guys playing in Munster underage teams, which is very good for […]

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Jack Doyle meeting Munster rugby star Conor Murray at the Tralee rugby club. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Video/Photos: Munster Players Pay A Visit To Tralee

August 1, 2014 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

  Click on above ad for more A RED tide swept into Tralee yesterday afternoon as Munster players,  Conor Murray, Keith Earls, Donnacha Ryan, Felix Jones and BJ Botha among others made appearances at Lifestyle Sports in Manor West and Tralee Rugby Club. The players are visiting Kerry as part of ‘The Munster Race’. […]

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