RIP Jerry Kiernan
|Conor Murphy||Jan 21 2021, 7:38pm||A man who represented his club, his county and his country with distinction at so many distances - from running a sub 4 minute mile to finishing 9th in the marathon at the 1984 Olympics - and in so many disciplines, as an athlete, a coach, and a wonderfully fortright and honest analyst. A true giant of Irish athletics has passed...|
|John Condon||Jan 22 2021, 11:31am||Well said Conor. Jerry taught me in St Brigid's, he was a great teacher and mentor. The pride I felt seeing my teacher finishing 9th in LA was huge. RIP Mr Kiernan.|
|Brendan Lawlor||Jan 22 2021, 1:25pm||RIP Jerry Kiernan.. a great athlete and a great athletics pundit. He will be sorely missed|
|Laura Flynn||Jan 22 2021, 4:02pm||Very sad news indeed. He was a great athlete and gave a lot back to the sport he loved including many years coaching the juveniles at my own club Rathfarnham WSAF.|
May he rest in peace.