Category Archives: Athletics

Rainbow warriors take to the Kerry hills

IT was more than tough but those that took part were actually tougher and really up for the incredible task at hand as they took to the hills for this year’s gruelling Kerry Way Ultra Marathon. The 200km non-stop endurance race saw over 70 athletes depart from Killarney, enduring heavy downpours during nightfall and glorious evening… Continue Reading

Jumping Jordan is the pride of Ireland

A KILLARNEY teenager has covered himself in glory at the European Paralympics in Berlin. Jordan Lee leaped into the record books when he clinched a prestigious bronze medal in the high jump – despite being a relative newcomer to the sport. The 18-year-old earned his European Championship medal with a series of great jumps, including… Continue Reading

Jordan jumps to conquer Europe

A SUPER talented Killarney athlete will be bidding for glory in the European Para Athletic Championships in Berlin this Thursday. Jordan Lee will compete in the high jump and hopes are high that he will perform to the best of his undoubted ability. The Killarney Valley AC member will be competing at 9.57am Irish time… Continue Reading