The Story Of Castleisland Races Revival – The Kerryman 1960

The Story Of Castleisland Races Revival – The Kerryman 1960

The revived Castleisland Races on Wednesday triumphed over weather conditions that were, to say the least, discouraging. But the energetic members of the new committee resolutely refused to be discouraged, in spite of the rain, a lack of co-operation on the part of some horse owners, and the almost liquid conditions underfoot. By: Patrick W.…

Gary is Castleisland AFC Player-of-the-Week

Gary is Castleisland AFC Player-of-the-Week

Gary is Player of the Week The Castleisland AFC Player of the Week this week is club member, Gary O’Sullivan who has been selected to compete for Ireland in the Special Olympics which will be held in Abu Dhabi in March. Congratulations Gary we’re all very proud of you. By: Mike Brosnan and Neil O’Sullivan…

Steven’s Day at Mounthawk Park

Steven’s Day at Mounthawk Park

Two images from Sunday’s Denny Premier B League Final at Mounthawk Park will stay with me. One is of goalscorer, Steven McCarthy being hugged at full time by his childhood and lifelong friend and team attendant, Gary O’Sullivan. The other is of Steven, with the league cup in hand in the car-park, taking a selfie.…

Castleisland B V Mastergeeha – All Set for the Big Game

Castleisland B V Mastergeeha – All Set for the Big Game

Denny Premier B Final: Mastergeeha v Castleisland B at Mounthawk Park, Sunday, June 18th Kick off at 2pm. By: Mike Rice Castleisland AFC make a habit of collecting silverware most seasons and even if they fail to win leagues they always seem to lift a cup competition on a regular basis. In recent years they…