Category Archives: Kerry County GAA Board

Cordal’s Big Fundraiser with Lisa McHugh – A Month Away

Cordal’s Big Fundraiser with Lisa McHugh – A Month Away

June Lotto Jackpot of €2,800 at Kearney’s Bar The Lotto Jackpot for June is a cool €2,800. The Lotto draw will take place on this Sunday, June 25th in Kearney’s Bar, Castleisland. By Paddy Flynn As always you can get your Lotto tickets from our sellers. You can also buy them at Kearney’s Post Office orRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Great Evening Had By All at U-6 Friendly On Friday, June 16th and in front of a large crowd on a lovely’s Summer evening we saw our near neighbours Cordal play Desmond’s in a friendly U-6 match. There was great excitement as, for some of these boys and girls, it was their very first gameRead more…

Currow Coiste Na nÓg and Senior Club News

Currow Coiste Na nÓg and Senior Club News

U-14s – Big Trip Ahead Currow U-14s travelled to Farranfore play to Firies in their first round of the East Kerry League. On the night the home side was a bit too strong for Currow and went on to win the game on a score line of Firies 5-20 to Currow’s 5-13. By: Con Enright,Read more…

Chin Up Goggle Introduced by Visionary Kerrymen

Chin Up Goggle Introduced by Visionary Kerrymen

An American invention with a local connection has just been introduced as a sports training aid which has been brought to the Irish market, initially, by two Kerry men. James O’Connell, Laccabawn, Castleisland and Rory Kilgallen from Tralee had their product featured on the RTÉ One, Dara Ó Cinnéide fronted GAA Nua on Monday eveningRead more…

A Round-Up of News from Clubs around the Valley

A Round-Up of News from Clubs around the Valley

St. Kieran’s GAA Club News Kerry Juniors in Munster Final Well Done to the Kerry Juniors: Well done to the Kerry Junior Football team especially St Kieran’s players: Philip O’Connor, Eamonn Kiely and James Walsh who were victorious over Limerick on Sunday. The Kerry side will now face Cork in the Munster Final on Tuesday, JuneRead more…

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club News Round-Up

Best Wishes to Desmonds Ladies on Kerry Team Best wishes to the Desmonds player: Lorraine Scanlon, Aisling Leonard, Eilish Lynch and Andrea Murphy who play with the Kerry Senior Ladies team. The team will play Cork in the Munster Semi-final in Fitzgerald Stadium this Saturday evening, June 17th at 6pm. Congrats to Grace Cahill CongratulationsRead more…

A Tribute to Jimmy Roche – By Paddy Flynn, Cordal GAA Club PRO

A Tribute to Jimmy Roche – By Paddy Flynn, Cordal GAA Club PRO

Cordal suffered an unexpected and heart breaking loss this week with the death of Jimmy Roche, Breahig, Cordal. By Paddy Flynn, Cordal GAA Club Jimmy was a grassroots member and one of our most loyal and devoted club men. To describe him I think the words used to describe his own father are fitting forRead more…

St. Patrick’s Win First Year Football Championship

St. Patrick’s Win First Year Football Championship

The first year boys from St. Patrick’s Secondary School, Castleisland were crowned winners of the Kerry Post Primary Schools First Year League recently. To take the title they defeated Killorglin Community College but it took two games to separate the sides. Draw After Extra Time The first game ended in a draw after extra time.Read more…

Glenflesk / London GAA Link-Up to Honour 1966 Heroes

Glenflesk / London GAA Link-Up to Honour 1966 Heroes

A momentous event for those involved in the Gaelic Athletic Association in London in the remarkable year of 1966 was commemorated there last year. However, there was a handful of loose ends to be tidied up and men to be tracked down and honoured properly before the book could be closed on the 50th anniversaryRead more…

Kerry’s Eye Launches Major Road Safety Campaign

Kerry’s Eye Launches Major Road Safety Campaign

 Kerry’s Eye has launched a massive safety campaign aimed at keeping cyclists safe on the county’s roads. The Tralee-based newspaper has announced June as Stayin’ Alive at 1.5 Month in Kerry – with the full support of Kerry County Council well as the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle, local cycling clubs, and the founder ofRead more…