Category Archives: Sport

Walking Soccer is a runaway success

A PROGRESSIVE Killarney soccer club has introduced a whole new sport to the town and, possibly, to the entire county. MEK United FC has embraced the novel concept of Walking Soccer and club members held the first session on the Fossa Astroturf with 15 adults testing their skills and stamina. “It’s a slow version of… Continue Reading

Richard leads big Killarney challenge

KILLARNEY Cycling Club is hoping to make its mark at the first major cycling event of the year when the National Cyclocross Championships is held next Sunday at Fota in Co Cork. The Killarney challenge will be led by Richard Maes who is the current Munster Cyclocross champion and he also holds the National Mountain… Continue Reading

Crokes to loan out the captain’s role

COUNTY champions Dr Crokes have agreed to allow the Kerry senior team management to select a player from an East Kerry club to captain the county – in the absence of any Crokes player – but only during the National League campaign. In keeping with the long-standing format, the Kerry SFC winners nominates one of its… Continue Reading