Category Archives: Sport

Joe conquers the hills and vales

TOUGH, tenacious and determined athletes from Irish Mountain Runners’ Association took to the hills for the physically demanding Slí Gaeltacht Mhúscraí Ultra. The route is along a section of the famous Beara-Breifne Way that starts from Kealkill, Co Cork, onto Gougane Barra and finishing at Millstreet. Much of the course is tough, open mountain terrain, forest… Continue Reading

Clifford points the way to top flight survival

Kerry 0-19 Kildare 0-14 THE transition from minor to senior grade continues to be relatively seamless for young hotshot David Clifford who was, once again, Kerry’s standout performer in last night’s must-win NFL clash with Kildare in Tralee. He was the home side’s marksman-in-chief, contributing six points, four from play, as they overcame a poor… Continue Reading

Five from Crokes ready for Kildare

FOUR players from All-Ireland club champions Dr Crokes will start for Kerry against Kildare in the crucial National League clash in Austin Stack Park, Tralee in on Saturday night (7.00pm). Daithi Casey comes in at centre forward, Fionn Fitzgerald takes up a berth at wing back and Micheál Burns and goalkeeper Shane Murphy retain their… Continue Reading