Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Upcoming Event – Commedagh Chase

Upcoming Event – Commedagh Chase

The last time the Commedagh Chase race was run mobile phones came in a suitcase and being a coca cola spinner contest winner was something to aspire to – those are yo-yos kids. In...

WPFG Accreditation Passes

WPFG Accreditation Passes

For all those who applied for WPFG Accreditation Passes you can collect your passes and have your photograph taken at the NI Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) HQ on Boucher Road Belfast from 17th...

Mourne Seven Sevens – Details on this years event

Mourne Seven Sevens – Details on this years event

by Jim Brown A few important changes have had to be made to this year’s race due to the Festival of Flight event, which is happening in Newcastle at the same time. The main...

Slieve Donard Challenge raising funds for CLIC Sargent

Slieve Donard Challenge raising funds for CLIC Sargent

One for all the family. This challenge is more of the walking, than running, variety. CLIC Sargent are for the fourth year, challenging you to take on Northern Ireland’s highest mountain, Slieve Donard, to...

Donard Downhill takes place on Sat July 20th

Donard Downhill takes place on Sat July 20th

What is it? A timed run for brave runners from the top of Donard to Donard Park. That sounds great how do I get some? Registration will be between 1 and 2pm in Donard...

Hill and Dales 2013 Series – Top 100

Hill and Dales 2013 Series – Top 100

The Newcastle AC statisticians have worked out the top 100 runners in this years Hill and Dales series.  To be eligible for a series position you must have run at least 6 races.  Your...

Testing Trails in Tollymore

On Saturday the 6th of July the Mourne Runners ran the Tollymore Trail Race. This was the sixth race of ten in the NIMRA Grand Prix. Each race in the series is different from...

Tollymore Trail Race takes place this Saturday July 6th

Tollymore Trail Race takes place this Saturday July 6th

This Saturday race 6 in the NIMRA Grand Prix series takes place in Tollymore. The race will be run in the opposite direction to last year.  The route starts at the Monument and follows...