Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

NIMRA Awards Dinner 2018

Start Time: 7:30 Venue: O’Hares Bar, Newcastle Date: 23rd November Tickets are available here. As with previous years there will be a 2 course buffet meal. This will be followed by a word from...

Running4Rescue Race November 24th

The Mourne Mountain Rescue team in conjunction with the Mourne Runners and the Annalong Community will be holding their annual fund raising race on November 24th. This year runners and walkers can choose from...

Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship 2019 Fixtures

The Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association organises the nine race championship, with the best five races to count, with at least one race to be completed at each distance. Short: Glenariff (Saturday 9th March)...

The Buzzard’s Roost Race Report 2018

Results Photos on the Facebook The last race of the Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship for 2018 took place on Saturday 29 September. It was hosted by the Mourne Runners in the heart of their home...

Mourne Mountain Marathon Marshals required

It’s that time of year again and the Mourne Mountain Marathon is just two weeks away. We depend on lots of volunteer effort in order to pull it off and we have a particular...

NIMRA Championship standings after 8 races

Here are the latest tables: NIMRA Mens Championship Standings NIMRA Womens Championship Standings Online entry and route details for the last race in the series – The Buzzards Roost – to go up shortly.

NIMRA Junior Championship News

by Phil Hodge As a result of two successful trials and excellent performances by N.Ireland Junior Teams at two International Competitions this year, we are delighted to announce the following Teams to compete at...

Snowdon Report: 2018 – Better late than never…

Snowdon Report: 2018 – Better late than never…

by the unnamed runner It was unusual… but for once the NI team had a rather uneventful journey to their race location in Llanberis, Wales. Admittedly there was little sigh of relief when Shileen...

Seven Sevens, Final race information

The weather forecast is looking good for the race tomorrow, but last week the weather at Slieve Bernagh illustrated how important it is to be properly prepared for whatever our potentially hostile mountain environment...