ARDFERT/KILMOYLEY COMMUNITY GAMES: Wishing our U11 hurling team the very best of luck as they compete in Ballyduff on Saturday 22nd April. Best wishes also to our U10 and U13 girls indoor soccer teams at their competitions on Sunday 23rd April in Duagh.
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: Self Care Day: Practical skills for stress management and emotional wellness. Saturday, 22nd April 2017 from 9.45am to 4.00pm. Contact Betty Garnett at 087249806. Ref. capacitar-Ireland.org.
Day Retreat for Dromtariffe Parish: Saturday, 29th April from 10.00am to 5.00pm.
ST. BRENDAN'S ATHLETIC CLUB: Due to An Riocht's track resurfacing to commence in the next few weeks, Kerry Junior, Senior and Masters County Championships took place on Friday, 14 April 2017. There was a good attendance from Kerry Clubs and some guests from other Munster Clubs. St.Brendan's AC was represented in all categories with every one of the Club members winning a medal or two at least on the day.
Riadh Malik – 2nd in Javelin & 3rd in Discus
Lauren O'Grady – 1st in Javelin, 1st in Shot Putt, 1st in Hammer and 1st and new PB in Discus with 34m!
Aaron Malik – 1st in Javelin, 1st in Discus, 2nd in Shot Putt & 2nd in High Jump
Darragh Courtney – 1st in High Jump, 1st in Triple Jump, 1st in Shot Putt, 2nd in Discus & 3rd in Javelin
Linda O'Sullivan – 2nd in Shot Putt, 3rd in Long Jump, 3rd in 100m & 1st with Senior Relay
Csilla Vamossy – 1st in High Jump, 1st in Javelin, 1st in Shot Putt (PB), 2nd in Long Jump & 1st with Senior Relay
David Butler – 1st in 3000m (PB), 1st in Javelin (PB), 3rd in Shot Putt & 1st with Masters Relay
Irene Butler – 1st in 100m, 2nd in 200m & 1st with Senior Relay
Ger Pierse – 1st in 100m, 1st in 200m (PB), 1st in Long Jump, 2nd in High Jump (PB)
Stephen O'Sullivan – 2nd in Shot Putt, 2nd in 200m, 3rd in Long Jump & 1st with Masters Relay
Cathy Quilter – 1st in 200m, 1st in 400m(PB) & 1st with Senior Relay
Ursula Barrett – 1st in 100m, 1st in Long Jump, 1st in 200m
Kirstie Nowak – 2nd in 100m & 1st with Senior Relay
Artur Nowak – 1st in High Jump, 1st in Javelin, 1st in 200m, 2nd in Shot Putt & 1st with Masters Relay
David Kissane – 1st in 100m, 1st in 3000m
Martin Butler – 1st in Javelin (PB), 2nd in 3000m (PB) & 1st with Masters Relay
Congratulations to all athletes on their performance and commitments on the day and well done to all members who challenged themselves and tried new events in competition.
Special mention to our Juniors athletes Darragh and Aaron who competed for the first time in this category and Lauren O'Grady for her new PB in Discus.
Excellent overall day with total medal count at 50 (Juniors -15, Seniors – 8, Masters – 27).
Local notes 16/4/17