Killarney Athletic AFC Annual 7 a side Soccer Tournament Sponsored by Killarney Credit Union
Killarney Athletic AFC officially launched its Annual 7 a side tournament in Killarney/ Kenmare/Caherciveen Credit Union on Tuesday 25th April after a 3 year absence.
The event will take place on Monday 19th June at the Killarney Athletic AFC Grounds, Woodlawn, and its main sponsor is Killarney/Kenmare/Caherciveen Credit Union.
Speaking about the event, Killarney Athletic AFC Chairman Donie Murphy stated “That we are delighted to be celebrating our 44th year of this event and after a 3 years absence we hope for an exciting comeback and that the event will be bigger and better than ever. With events for all ages boys & girls from under 10-16.
The competition will take place over a few weeks with games Monday to Friday and underage games being played on our new astro turf pitch. The tournament is open to all ages. Senior Ladies (over 16) Senior Men, Over 35s, and underage boys and girls from 10-16 years.
Application forms are available from the Beech Road of Killarney Credit Union and at www.killarneyathletic.com. The entry fee for Senior Men: €200; Over 35s: €200; Senior Ladies: €150 U 14/16: €100. U10/12: €100 (this competition takes place on the 30th June and 1st July).
“Killarney/ Kenmare/Caherciveen Credit Union is proud to be the main sponsor of this event, especially in light of its 44th year anniversary, we would like to wish the organisers and all participants the best of luck in this year’s tournament”.
There will be a range of accolades as part of the event, the Premier and Reserve Cups, the Kieran Cahillane Senior Player of the Tournament Award will be on offer for the outstanding player on view, while The Johnny Heffernan Underage Player of the Tournament Award will also be up for grabs. Also, there will be free entry to the 2024 tournament for the Premier Cup winners.
The closing date for all ages (to be returned to the credit union) is Friday 2nd June before 5.30pm. The draw will take place on Tuesday 6th June at Scotts Hotel, Killarney at 9.00pm.
Further information is available from www.killarneyathletic.com.