Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

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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....

The NIMRA team

2016 Snowden Mountain Race

by Shane Donnelly Members of the Northern Ireland Mountain Running team found themselves once again crossing the Irish Sea bound for the mountainous north Wales region of Snowdonia. The full team of five men...


Information regarding IMRA race entries

At the IMRA committee meeting this week regarding race entry for NIMRA runners and the following points were agreed: Effective immediately, any current NIMRA member can request an IMRA number free of charge by...


NIMRA Champs Points Latest

The points for the first five races can be found below. The points master will tally up Spelga in the near future. NIMRA LADIES POINTS 2016 – after 5 races NIMRA MENS POINTS 2016...

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NIMRA Points – May 2016

The points for the first 4 races are: NIMRA LADIES POINTS 2016 NIMRA MENS POINTS 2016 NIMRA TEAM POINTS 2016