Category Archives: Athletics

Euro hero Denis honoured by his club

A SPECIAL presentation has been made to a Killarney athlete to mark his most recent, high profile achievements. An Ríocht Athletic Club member Denis Finnegan was back at club headquarters in Castleisland on Saturday afternoon for the occasion to mark his triple jump achievements which saw him help Ireland to retain its European League One… Continue Reading

Over 3,000 hit the road for Run Killarney

MORE than 3,000 runners chose between a half-marathon or 10k as the Gleneagle Hotel Run Killarney 2019 packed the town at the weekend. Half-marathon participants started their event in Moll’s Gap, with a route that encompassed Ladies’ View, the National Park and Muckross House and Abbey. Cork athletes dominated the field. The first male was… Continue Reading

Exciting sports project is right on track

CONSTRUCTION work on Killarney’s first and only athletics microtrack is progressing at a steady pace and the committee behind the project says it is well on schedule. The facility is located on the grounds of St Brendan’s College, on a three-acre site provided by Bishop Ray Browne through the diocesan St Brendan’s Trust. It will… Continue Reading