Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

NIMRA team at Welsh Inter Counties

The NIMRA team ran at the Welsh Inter Counties today. Team Captain, Timmy Johnston was 18th, Jonny Scott 26th, Jack McKenna 40th and Oisen Brennan 49th – unofficial results. More to follow. Go fellas....

MMM Helpers Need

This is the Fortieth anniversary of the Mourne Mountain Marathon and it looks like we will have a large turnout of both locals and visitors for this year’s event. This sort of event requires...

Stephens Thunders to Victory

You would think the Weather in August should be summery, but how often over the years have I been found studying weather forecasts in the days before the event wondering if this was to...

Irish Worlds Trials 2019

Anyone fancy running at Patagonia? Simples, just head to the Irish trials for the World Mountain Running Championship in Crone Wood on August 17th or Limerick on August 3rd for the long distance qualifier....

Snowdon 2019

This weekend the NIMRA team headed to Wales to race up the mighty Snowdon. They were Aaron McCready, Timothy Johnson (Captain), Jonny Scott, Shane Donelly, Megan Wilson, Aine McCann, Sarah Graham and Shileen O’Kane....

Nimra select team for Senior Home Countries International Mountain Running Championship

Nimra select team for Senior Home Countries International Mountain Running Championship

The Senior Home Countries International Mountain Running Championship (up & down) – 21 September 2019, Betws-y-Coed, Wales   The Team has been selected for the above and is listed below: Timothy Johnston Mourne Runners Jonathan...

Forty years of the Mourne Mountain Marathon

by Jim Brown Forty years have passed since the Mourne Rescue team organized the first Mourne Mountain Marathon. The courses were longer and harder in those days with the markers being wooden boards which...