Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Upcoming Events This Week

Upcoming Events This Week

Hill and Dales: Binnian On Thursday we have the only hill top finish of the series. This race sees runners jostling for position on the starting lane, before sprinting to the foot of Binnian...

Maxwell storms the HOKA Highland Fling 2014

Maxwell storms the HOKA Highland Fling 2014

Report by Ryan Maxwell On Saturday 26th April 2014, a number of athletes from Northern Ireland took part in one of the UK’s best known ultra-distance events, the HOKA Highland Fling in Scotland. The prestigious...

Commedagh Chase – Race Report

Commedagh Chase – Race Report

After a week packed with delightful weather mountain running lovers woke on Saturday April 26th to some shaky conditions. It looked like we would be turning up to race, organise and spectate at Commedagh...

Upcoming events April 2014

Upcoming events April 2014

Hill and Dales: Tollymore The start of the Hill and Dales saw a record 276 sign on for a season of tight running and expansive banter.  You can read the Newcastle AC report here.  This...

David O’Flaherty and Diane Wilson excel at Hill & Dale opener

David O’Flaherty and Diane Wilson excel at Hill & Dale opener

by Ryan Maxwell from NIRunning On Thursday 17th April 2014, Newcastle AC welcomed athletes to the scenic Castlewellan Forest Park in County Down for the opening race of their popular Hill & Dale Series....

Hill and Dales Series – Registration

Hill and Dales Series – Registration

The Hill and Dales series starts on April 17th. This year Newcastle are strongly advising everyone to register online in advance of the first race. If you do not register in advance there will...

Donard Challenge Official Results Released

Donard Challenge Official Results Released

After checking Marshals check sheets and all the dipper systems we believe the results are fully correct. The Results can be found here. The team results have also been updated to reflect the changes...