Tribute to Micheál O’Mhuircheartaigh taking place this evening

A tribute to one of the country’s greatest sporting figures is taking place this evening.

Micheál O’Mhuircheartaigh will be honoured this evening at a gala tribute dinner in the Clayton Hotel in Dublin.

The Kerry native holds a fellowship from the Institute of Technology, Tralee and is a member of the IT Tralee Foundation Board.

All proceeds from this evening’s tribute dinner will go towards completing the €16.5 million Kerry Sports Academy in the ITT North Campus.