Category Archives: Sport

Killarney trio show great pedal power

THREE gritty and determined Killarney men took on the epic Transatlantic Way Ultra Race Challenge, setting off in Derry and finishing in Kinsale Co Cork. Brothers Benny and Donnacha Cassidy and Killarney Cycling Club’s secretary Tom Daly realised a long-time ambition to tackle the course and they were thrilled to be in a position to do… Continue Reading

When East meets Mid to be Kings of Kerry

AND after all that, the stage is set for a glamour Kerry Senior Football Championship district board showdown between star-studded reigning champions East Kerry and a gritty, never-say-die Mid Kerry outfit. Before, unavoidably, a near deserted Austin Stack Park in Tralee last night, championship specialists Dr Crokes and Mid Kerry served up a truly sensational… Continue Reading

Hometown honour proposed for GAA legend

A PROPOSAL to dedicate a roundabout to the late great Weeshie Fogarty in his native town has been brought before Killarney Municipal District Council, can confirm. And, fittingly, the preferred location is directly adjacent to Fitzgerald Stadium, in the shadow of the O’Sullivan Stand, which was a landmark so familiar to him. Weeshie’s friends,… Continue Reading