Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

NIMRA 2022 Championship Calendar

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 12th March)                      Hill &...

Turkey Trot 2021

The Turkey Trot will return this year after last year’s Covid surge prevented us from putting it on. It will be on its traditional date of the 26th December (a Sunday this year) but...

TEAM BRONZE FOR THE LADIES

A good day out was had by all at the senior home international which culminated in a bronze medal for our super ladies squad. Young buck Tom was also spotted running for Newcastle AC...

World Masters Mountain Running Championships

The 20th World Masters Mountain Running Championships were held on 3rd September in the beautiful region of the Stubai Valley in Austria.  5 of us made the journey across to Austria, flying into Munich...

Annual shout out for MMM Helpers

The Mourne Mountain Marathon team are keen to hear from any keen mountain lovers who would be interested in marshalling or bringing in controls, during Saturday afternoon or Sunday afternoon and evening. You could tie...

B&I U17 & U20 Championships – Marshall request

As you are no doubt aware, NIMRA have the privilege of hosting the above Championship, this coming weekend, Saturday 4th September. Race Venue – Happy Valley Carpark – at base of Slieves Meelbeg and...