Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

A sofa is not part of the mandatory kit, but you might want to bring one along

NIMRA Group Attempt at the Denis Rankin Round

In 2015 a group of 4 Barf runners made a group attempt at completing the DRR with two of them successfully completing it. Other club members and friends helped may this possible. On 21/22May...

Heidi Dent dominated the ladies race from the start

Inter-Counties Wales Teams Selected

Teams have now been selected for the Inter-Counties Championships in Moel Eilio, Llanberis, Wales on 14th May. Mens Team Alan Bogle – Team Captain William McKee Shane Donnelly Sam Herron U23 Zak Hanna Reserve:...

Climbing Donard

Hope and Dent win at Donard Commedagh 2016

More Bell family race photos here Last weekend the weather in the Mournes was mixed, with most of that mix involving rain and hill fog. However after a week working with Barra Best and...


Donard Commedagh Race produces excellent racing

Report & Photos to follow but here are the official results. A list of links to the photos: Flickr –┬áDonard Commedagh 2016 – Registration Facebook –┬áDonard Commedagh 2016 – Registration Flickr –┬áDonard Commedagh 2016...


Final Race Information

Just a quick reminder to competitors that you need to bring your complete kit with you to registration. That is: Compass Hat Gloves Waterproof top with taped seams and hood Waterproof bottoms with taped...

Tommy Simmons

Inter Counties Selection

Anyone interested in being selected to run in the Inter-Counties in Wales on 14th May needs to email before Saturday 9th April. The selection committee are having a meeting on Saturday 9th April...

Joanne, Anne and Paulette embracing the elements to clean up other folks mess

NIMRA Litter Pick

Twenty one NIMRA volunteers worked over the weekend on picking litter from Donard park right up to the top of the mountain. Remember folks, Leave only footprints. Read more […]