Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

What a weekend for Nimra Runners!

Where to start from an unbelievable weekend of success that our Nimra members had. Where to start is the real issue..but it would seem fitting to start in Scotland where several members took on...

Juniors make Slieve Meelbeg climb look easy

The days after the A Level results were released, may not be ideal timing for holding a trial, but with the Junior Home International being held in 4 weeks, options were limited. Despite these...

Lynch makes winning return as Wilson cruises to victory

On Saturday 12th August 2017, Belfast Association of Rock Climbers and Fell Runners (BARF) hosted the seventh race of this year’s Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association (NIMRA) Championship, the Seven Sevens Mountain Race. The...

Snowdon Race Report 2017

by Richard Bell Snowdon. It’s a big mountain. A train runs up it. There is a cafe on top. People like it. Walkers mass on it in their droves. These things you probably know....

WMRA Youth Running Cup Race Report 2017

by Phil Hodge 21st June 2017, four of N.Irelands top junior mountain runners departed for Gagliano Del Capo, Italy, for the 12th edition of the World Mountain Running Association’s International Running Youth Cup. 16...