Category Archives: Sport

They met in candlelit secrecy. They had a dream and it became a reality

With evictions occurring all around them and informers and vigilant foreign forces roaming the town, a small but determined group of men gathered in a public house on College Street 134 years ago this week. That historic meeting resulted in the formation of Kerry’s most successful GAA club who have won a record 13 county… Continue Reading

Clubbing together: Cash boot for sports bodies

JUST under €75,000 has been awarded to sporting bodies in Kerry through the small club grant scheme and a number of organisations in Killarney are to benefit. They include Dr Crokes GAA Club (€1,500), Flesk Valley Rowing Club (€1,500), Fossa Rowing Club (€1,500), Glenflesk GAA Club (€1,420.08) and Gneeveguilla GAA Club (€1,500). Killarney Badminton Club… Continue Reading