Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Runners and Spectators enjoy Lurig Challenge

Runners and Spectators enjoy Lurig Challenge

by Ryan Maxwell from NIRunning On Saturday 10th August 2013, a record number of mountain running enthusiasts brought the small coastal village of Cushendall to a standstill as they gathered for the 22nd annual...

WPFG 2013 Trail and Mountain Race Report

WPFG 2013 Trail and Mountain Race Report

After two years of planning the WPFG 2013 Trail and Mountain races took place on Saturday 3rd August. In the morning we had an 8K Trail Race based on the Granite Trail in Donard...

WPFG Volunteers

WPFG Volunteers

If you are planning on helping out at the WPFG on Saturday, accredited or otherwise, can you email Alwynne Shannon at alwynne.shannon@mourne.co.uk so that she can pencil you onto the rota. If possible please...

WPFG NIMRA events this coming weekend

WPFG NIMRA events this coming weekend

The WPFG touches down in Northern Ireland this week. The games is a biennial event for serving and retired police, fire, prison and border security officers. WPFG is the third largest international multi-sport event...

Divis 10K Race Report

Divis 10K Race Report

by Nuala Muldoon Despite some road work disruption we managed to get 116 people from the Hannahstown carpark to the summit of Divis and back. A tough route in warm conditions but well worth...

Cunningham and Wilson conquer the Commedagh Chase

Cunningham and Wilson conquer the Commedagh Chase

The Commedagh Chase race took place for the first time in twenty plus years on Saturday July 27th. In fact it was so long since the race had been run that the elder statesmen...

Volunteers Required for WPFG course marking

Volunteers Required for WPFG course marking

Volunteers required next Friday afternoon (Aug 2nd) to help mark out the WPFG courses. Any assistance appreciated. Meeting in Donard Park at 1.30. If you can make it down, but not at 1.30, please...

World Police and Fire Games Mountain Race Details

World Police and Fire Games Mountain Race Details

NIMRA are hosting two races as part of the World Police and Fire Games.  Details of the events are now available in the event section.  More information to follow.