Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Fallows Mountain Race – Important Notice

Due to the ongoing and escalating situation with the Covid-19 virus we have come to a decision to CANCEL the Fallows Mountain Race, which was due to take place Saturday 4th April, with the...

Weekend Race Advice

For those travelling to Wales for the first race of the British Championship please follow the below advice: Urgent Ras yr Aran Information Covid 19  –  Instructions for athletes At present the Government has...

Racing and selection news

The selection criteria for the NIMRA teams to participate at Inter Counties and Snowdon is now available. The Hill and Dales fixtures have been added. Full details for these fixtures will be available on...

NIMRA AGM 2020

The AGM will take place on Monday January 27th at 7.30 in Ballynahinch Market House. We would be greatly encouraged if you could plan to attend to hear a review of the year past, comment...

Turkey Trot Swim

The Turkey Trotters had to contend with a grizzly Boxing Day as low cloud, rain and strong winds made for difficult conditions on the hills. The shorter course had to be used for safety...

2020 NIMRA Championship

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 14th March)...

NIMRA 40th Anniversary Prize Giving Dinner

The 2019 NIMRA Prize Giving Dinner is booked for Friday November 29th at 7.30 in O’Hares, Newcastle. There will be a two course buffet dinner, the prize giving and the usual banter. This year...

Running4Rescue race 2019 announced

As always the Mourne Runners will be running a race in conjunction with the Mourne Mountain Rescue Team to raise funds for the mountain heroes. This 6 mile race will be in Donard Wood...

NIMRA Treasurer Post S.O.S

S.O.S to all you dedicated mountain runners who have skills in accounting/banking and enthusiasm for serving the wider mountain running group. NIMRA are seeking a committee member to serve as treasurer. The role is...