Category Archives: Sport

Summer soccer to kick-off on June 25

IT just wouldn’t be Summer in Killarney without the annual Killarney Athletic seven-a-side soccer tournament which has been an exciting sporting feature in the town for the past 42 years. This year’s spectacle, again sponsored by Killarney Credit Union, will kick off on Monday, June 25 at the Killarney Athletic grounds in Woodlawn. There will… Continue Reading

Kerry must plan without Johnny

THE versatile Johnny Buckley has opted out of the Kerry senior football panel. The 2017 Kingdom captain is understood to have cited work commitments for his decision as the Kerry Coaches business he runs with his father, Mike, is extremely busy and his workload will escalate considerably as the Summer progresses. The Dr Crokes star,… Continue Reading

The tough get going on the mountains

THRILLSEEKING adventure lovers took to the hills at the weekends to test their stamina in Killarney’s ultimate high peaks challenge. The spectacular one-day mountain challenge event, on the MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, was a real endurance and self-sufficiency challenge on some of Ireland’s toughest mountain terrain. Now in its fourth year, the challenge is certainly the pinnacle of… Continue Reading