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County Executive and County Board Meeting

Wednesday 20th November, 2019



County Executive and County Board MeetingEmma Sweeney of Ballymac and Ballydonoghue’s Mark Griffin are in the race for Assistant Secretary of the Kerry County Board. It takes great courage to put yourself forward for election and it takes a huge amount of time and energy to run an election campaign. Both candidates are truly devoted to Kerry GAA and they come from families steeped in the GAA tradition. The...

McGrath Cup

Wednesday 20th November, 2019



McGrath CupThe draw for the 2020 McGrath Cup Football competition took place on Monday November 11th. All six Munster counties are taking part ensuring that the competition will be run off with two groups of three counties and with all counties assured of one home match. The winner of each group will then qualify for the Finals scheduled for the weekend of January 11th / 12th 2020. Kerry are drawn in Group B along with...


AIB Munster Club SFC Semi-FinalCourtesy of GAA.ieNEMO RANGERS (CORK) 2-17 AUSTIN STACKS (KERRY) 0-5By Denis Hurley at Pairc Ui RinnIt was almost all-one way traffic at Páirc Uí Rinn on Sunday as Nemo Rangers booked their place in a third AIB Munster Club SFC final in five years.Taking on Austin Stacks – representing Kerry as a result of winning the club championship in the Kingdom, with...

Munster Club Championship

Thursday 14th November, 2019



Munster Club ChampionshipTemplenoe v Éire ÓgCongratulations to Kerry Intermediate champions Templenoe who beat Waterford’s St Saviours last Saturday in Templenoe 5-12 to 2-9. Next Sunday at 1.30pm they will play Éire Óg in Ovens Cork in the Munster semi final. Na Gaeil v KilshannigNext Saturday the Kerry Junior Champions Na Gaeil are away to the Cork champions Kilshannig...

Trath na gCeist

Thursday 14th November, 2019



Trath na gCeistThe National Cultural Committee of the GAA as part of Cultural Activities for clubs are organising a table Quiz / TRATH na gCEIST as Gaeilge, with finals being staged in Croke Park on Saturday 14th December. Club teams of 4 members, table quiz style, topics similar to the Scór Quiz with all Questions and Answers as GAEILGE. 3 teams (clubs) qualify from Munster for finals. Clubs may still enter up...

GAA MacNamee Awards

Thursday 14th November, 2019



GAA MacNamee AwardsThe GAA MacNamee Awards are held annually to honour excellence in the area of communications, public relations and journalism, specifically related to the activities of the Association. These Awards are named after the late Pádraig MacNamee, former President of the GAA, Chairman of the GAA Commission (1969-1971) and member of RTÉ authority. Applications for the 2019...

County Executive

Wednesday 13th November, 2019



County ExecutiveNominations closed last Friday at 5pm and as result of being the only nominated candidates - St Senans’s Eamon Whelan is the incoming Vice Chairman and Dr Crokes Patrick O’Sullivan is the incoming Central Council Delegate. Congratulations to both candidates – both are well experienced officers and will bring a wealth of knowledge to their new roles.Three superb officers...

Hurling by Tommy O’Connor

Wednesday 13th November, 2019



HurlingCongratulations to Kilgarvan on winning the 2019 Credit Union Co. Senior Hurling League Division 2 title. In last Saturday’s Final played at Lewis Road they had a 1 point win over Causeway, 2 - 12 to 1 - 14. After the game the John O’Connor Memorial Cup was presented to the winning captain, Keith Harrington, by the Kerry Co. Board Munster Council delegate, Ger McCarthy. The Killarney Credit Union...

PRO GAA Scene November 13th 2019

Wednesday 13th November, 2019



East Kerry are Champions after a 20 year wait!Congratulations to all involved with East Kerry on becoming the Garvey’s Senior Football Champions for 2019! While it wasn’t the tight game that we were expecting, it was a still a tremendous game to watch with moments of individual footballing brilliance on both sides. Dr. Crokes are a superb side and were bidding for their 8th title this decade, which is...


East Kerry are Champions after a 20 year wait!Congratulations to all involved with East Kerry on becoming the Garvey’s Senior Football Champions for 2019! While it wasn’t the tight game that we were expecting, it was a still a tremendous game to watch with moments of individual footballing brilliance on both sides. Dr. Crokes are a superb side and were bidding for their 8th title this decade, which is...

This week's Hurling News

Thursday 07th November, 2019



HurlingAlthough putting up a superb performance, Causeway went down to the Waterford champions, Ballysaggart last Sunday at the Fraher Field in Dungarvan in the quarter final of the Munster Intermediate Hurling Championship. Final score 2 - 13 to 0 - 15.In the Munster Junior Hurling Championship quarter-final, Kilgarvan will have a home tie against the Cork champions on Saturday week, 16 November. Full fixture...

November Masses of Remembrance

Thursday 07th November, 2019



Two Masses of RemembranceThe Annual Kerry GAA Supporters Club mass for deceased members will take place on the 14th of November in the Ballygarry House Hotel at 8pm.The Kerry Association Dublin wish to announce that the Ballinteer Male Voice Choir will be performing at the Annual Kerry Association Mass of Remembrance this Friday, November 8th 2019 at 7:30pm. The mass will take place at University Church, St...

Referee Course

Wednesday 06th November, 2019



News from the Referees Committee The Referees Committee are running a foundation course for new referees and for those who haven’t refereed in recent years.The course will take place in Currans on November 29th and December 6th at 7pm. Clubs are asked to send interested candidates to the training course. Further information available from Mark Griffin or Pat Sheehy....

Munster Club Championship

Wednesday 06th November, 2019



Munster Club ChampionshipThe Munster Club Championship calendar is beginning to take shape with the opening rounds of the Senior and Junior Club Championships fixed for November 17th and 16th respectively. Kerry Intermediate champions – Templenoe – will be in action in their quarter final on November 9th when they will play Waterford’s St Saviours. Best of luck to all the teams representing...

Congratulations to our "All Stars"

Wednesday 06th November, 2019



Congratulations to our ‘All Stars’Last Friday night Kenmare’s Sean O’Shea was awarded with the ‘Young Player of the Year’ 2019 accolade at the PWC All Stars held at the Convention Centre in Dublin. Seán was also awarded an ‘All Star’ along with his team-mates Tom O’Sullivan, David Moran and David Clifford. Congratulations to the winning...

PRO GAA Scene November 6th 2019

Wednesday 06th November, 2019



Garvey's Senior Football Championship Final!Next Sunday at 3pm, East Kerry and Dr Crokes will battle it out in Austin Stack Park for the Bishop Moynihan Cup. This local derby will be an attractive fixture for all GAA fans. Dr Crokes reigning champions against a divisional side that has gathered momentum as the Championship has progressed. Certainly, it is too close to call a winner for this game! We are...

Garvey's SuperValu SFC Final

Tuesday 05th November, 2019



Garvey's Senior Football Championship Final!Next Sunday at 3pm, East Kerry and Dr Crokes will battle it out in Austin Stack Park for the Bishop Moynihan Cup. This local derby will be an attractive fixture for all GAA fans. Dr Crokes reigning champions against a divisional side that has gathered momentum as the Championship has progressed. Certainly, it is too close to call a winner for this game! We are...

SafeTALK Workshop - Postponed

Monday 04th November, 2019



The safeTALK (suicide awareness workshop), planned for Wednesday 6th November 2019, at Austin Stack Park, has been postponed, due to insufficient numbers signed up to participate.

County Convention

Friday 01st November, 2019



County Convention County Convention will be held on Tuesday 10th December at 7.30pm in the Rose Hotel Tralee.Diarmuid Ó Sé (Vice Chairman) having completed his 5-year term, will be stepping down from this position.John Joe O’Carroll (Central Council Delegate) having completed his 5-year term, will be stepping down from this position.Fionnán Fitzgerald (Assistant Secretary)...


Games Development Administrator – Kerry G.A.AKerry GAA, in conjunction with Comhairle na Mumhan C.L.G (Munster GAA), is now seeking applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Football Games Development Administrator.The role holder will be responsible for the implementation of GAA Games Development Policy and for supporting the development of strategies in the County. The...