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Six young Kerry men will be Rose Escorts at this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival.

REPRO Free Repro free -- Rose of Tralee escorts take to the beach at Ballybunion in Co Kerry for a weekend of fun around Kerry - Some of the 65 Rose of Tralee Escorts at their Boot Camp in Kerry. Pictured from L-R: They will be returning to Kerry for the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival from 17-23 August.Photo By : Domnick Walsh © Eye Focus LTD © Tralee Co Kerry Ireland Phone Mobile 087 / 2672033L/Line 066 71 22 981 E/mail - info@dwalshphoto.ie www.dwalshphoto.com

Jamie Finn, Shane Kenny, Padraic McCarthy, James O’Connor, Corey McConnell and Stewart Nolan were among the 65 men who took part in the annual boot camp in Dingle, Ballybunnion and Castlegregory over the weekend.

The men had to carry out a range of tasks including a cycle over Conor Pass, a hike up Mount Brandon, turf-footing, abseiling, kayaking, surfing, ironing and sewing.

Jamie Finn from Annascaul is one of the escorts.