Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship 2015 Launch Event

Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship 2015 Launch Event

On Wednesday December 10th there will be a night for NIMRA members and friends at Podium4Sport.  This will be the launch of the 2015 NIMRA Championship which Podium4Sport are sponsoring.  In addition there will...

NIMRA Championship Final Standings 2014

NIMRA Championship Final Standings 2014

I have pointed up the championship.  If you spot any mistakes with the results that affect the category positions please get in touch. NIMRA Members – Championship Final Standings    

Running4Rescue Race On Saturday 8th Nov

Running4Rescue Race On Saturday 8th Nov

This Saturday the Mourne Runners host the annual Running4Rescue race.  The race runs along the Annalong coastal path then climbs steadily up the Head Road to the top of the Annalong Wood before a fast...

NIMRA Prize Giving 2014

NIMRA Prize Giving 2014

To be held in O’Hare’s,Newcastle on Saturday 22nd Nov at 7-30pm. A Fork Buffet will be provided free of charge to all 2014 NIMRA members. Any members wishing to bring a guest will be...

NIMRA Dinner and Prize Giving 2014

NIMRA Dinner and Prize Giving 2014

The NIMRA prize giving will take place on November 22nd in O’Hares. There will be a buffet dinner. It will be free for all NIMRA members, there will be a small charge for guests....

Bashir Hussain Running Weekend

Bashir Hussain Running Weekend

NI Orienteering have invited top mountain running coach (and former champion mountain runner) Bashir Hussain across to host a running weekend in the Mournes over the weekend of 13th-14th Dec. The weekend will be...

Brennan & Alexander take Slieve Gallion Victory

Brennan & Alexander take Slieve Gallion Victory

With September being the driest in a long time, it was only right that the rain should come on the 3rd of October, the day before the race. However when marking out the course,...

Runner Profile:  Iain Whiteside

Runner Profile: Iain Whiteside

by Ryan Maxwell from nirunning After growing up in Northern Ireland, Iain Whiteside moved to Scotland to complete his studies. Nearly 10 years later, the Northern Ireland international mountain runner is well settled in...

Mourne Skyline Mountain Trail Race 18th October 2014

Mourne Skyline Mountain Trail Race 18th October 2014

by Anne Sandford NI Running are well on their way to organising this event but would like to give NIMRA members an opportunity to help out at this prestigious event. Any additional help would...

Great results for NI runners in British Fell Running Champs

Great results for NI runners in British Fell Running Champs

The British Fell Running Championship results are out. Allan Bogle was best placed local runner with a 6th position, followed by Ian Whiteside in 11th place, Jonny Steede in 15th place and Gavin Mulholland...