Terrace Talk – August 31st, 2020

On this week’s Terrace Talk, Eamonn Hickson chats to John Kennedy, Liam Brosnan and former Kerry captain, Darran O’Sullivan about the weekend’s Garvey’s SuperValu County Senior Football Championship quarter final games.

With Shamrock Rovers drawing AC Milan in the Europa League, former Shamrock Rovers player Billy Dennehy joins Eamonn to discuss the fixture.

David Kenny from Farranfore joins Eamonn to chat about winning silver at the National Athletics Championships in the 10km walk over the weekend and coming 1st in the U-23’s.

Peter Twiss, Tim Murphy and Jim Garvey join Eamonn for the Garvey’s SuperValu County Senior Football Championship semi-final draw. St. Brendan’s will face East Kerry and Dr. Crokes will face Mid Kerry.

Emmet O’Grady is a second-generation motorcycle racer from Tralee – 20 years ago, Emmett’s dad John was the only Kerry racer – now there are close on 15 motorcyclists ready for the season that never was – we hear from Emmet.

Seeing your child crash and break a leg—and encouraging him to get back on the bike – being a parent to one of Kerry’s top racers – Kevin Coyne & his father Mark Coyne from Farranfore & Samantha Martin, Tarbert are on the show.

Castlegregory man, Gary Hall, undertook the ‘Tri-Everesting solo challenge‘ recently; a 3.8km swim, 34 ascents of Conor Pass and a marathon. Eamonn chats to him about this grueling challenge.