Category Archives: Athletics

Tomás believes old pal contact may have sparked donation

THERE is speculation that a big-hearted anonymous donor who pledged a cool €2,000 to a fundraising appeal for a new athletics track in Killarney could be none other than the great Usain Bolt. Killarney Valley Athletic Club launched a GoFundMe appeal to help bridge a funding gap of over €100,000 for a state-of-the-art facility on… Continue Reading

Jordan is one of six of the best

SUPER talented Killarney athlete Jordan Lee has earned a top six place in the world following a succession of fine displays at the World Para Championships in Dubai this Wednesday. The 19-year-old was in splendid form in the T47 High Jump, clearing 1.83m at the first attempt and he followed that with a third time… Continue Reading