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Book Your Tickets For The NIMRA Dinner 2016

The annual NIMRA family end of season catch up will take place on November 19th in O’Hares @7.30pm. There will be a buffet style meal, end of year round up and, of course, the...

NIMRA Champion - Seamus Lynch

Podium4Sport NIMRA Champs Current Standings

The Commedagh Chase race is on this coming Saturday (Oct 8th). It is the last race in this year’s championship. The current standings for the champs are: nimra-ladies-points-after-8-races nimra-mens-points-after-8-races nimra-team-points-after-8-races Read more […]


NIMRA Litter Pick 2016

NIMRA are organising a litter pick on Sunday 25th September. Groups to meet in Donard Car Park, Newcastle at 10am. Ricky Cowan will be there with pickers, bags and instructions for route. NIMRA would...

Start line charge

Bearnagh Race 2016

Photos by Jayne Bell (more to follow) Results This Saturday saw the annual running of the Bearnagh race. This short course classic starts in Happy Valley taking in the peaks of Meelbeg, Bearnagh and...

The finish awaits

Youth Team Trial at the Bearnagh race

This Saturday (August 20th) a trial will be held at the Bearnagh race in the Mourne Mountains, to select teams to represent N.Ireland at the Mountain Running Junior Home International in Keswick, England on...

The record breakers

Seven Sevens Report: Clockwise Record Breakers

by Jim Brown Results Ian Bailey went into this race intent on breaking records, and he succeeded for he produced the fastest ever clockwise circuit, beating Steve Cunningham’s 2010 time by a few minutes....