Category Archives: Athletics

Super Ciara leaps to new heights

SUPREMELY talented Killarney athlete Ciara Kennelly has achieved the qualifying standard for the European Youth Olympics. The high jump specialist produced a fantastic leap of 1.75m at the Munster Junior High Jump Championships in Nenagh last Sunday and, in the process, added another Munster record to her ever increasing list of achievements. The European Youth… Continue Reading

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