Three athletes failed doping tests carried out by Sport Ireland last year, two of whom were in Gaelic Football and motorsports. 1,028 anti-doping tests were carried out in 2015, 295 of these were blood tests. Sport Ireland says it’s moving away from the emphasis on in-competition testing, with three quarters of tests now done out of competition.
Semi-final draws are to take place this weekend for various Kerry Schoolboys/Girls Cup competitions.Those draws will be live on Radio Kerry.Padraig Harnett reports
Ger Counihan is chairman of the Kerry Vintners’ Federation. They met Minister Ross this week to raise concerns about rural towns and villages.http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/repeatger.mp3