Podcast: Mag Recalls Heart Transplant On Donors’ Memorial Day

Podcast: Mag Recalls Heart Transplant On Donors’ Memorial Day

  Click on the bar above to hear the podcast. The helicopter which took Margaret ‘Mag’ Mitchell to Dublin on the Tuesday afternoon of April 29th 2014 left the sod of The Crageens with cheers and tears and waves and wishes.  As the chopper lifted, the still gathering crowd shouted and waved its wishes after…

Queues for Camogie Launch Day Registrations

Queues for Camogie Launch Day Registrations

As appropriate, a female led committee launched the Sliabh Luachra Camogie Club at Castleisland Desmonds GAA meeting room and pitch on St. Valentine’s Day. It could have been labelled a Love Camogie Day but there were far more serious matters to occupy the minds of the organisers. On the Field of Play A queue gathered…

Gary O’Sullivan Selected for Abu Dhabi Special Games

Gary O’Sullivan Selected for Abu Dhabi Special Games

Earlier this year, Castleisland Special Olympics athlete, Gary O’Sullivan had dreams of winning a medal for his team at the national championships. The championships were held in Dublin over four days from June 14th. and Gary competed as part of the Kerry Stars Special Olympics Club and his specialties were the 4kg Shot Putt and…

Tommy’s Charity Total Reaches €50,000 Peak – and Climbing

Tommy’s Charity Total Reaches €50,000 Peak – and Climbing

Incurable and intrepid cyclist, Tommy Sheehy has been raising funds through all of our currency changes over the years. Through it all, not to mention the blisters and the pain, he has raised tens of thousands for the charity closest to his heart, Enable Ireland. He has, however gone up a gear or two since…