Author: rbell

World Masters News

This years event was held in Puglia, Italy. You can read more on the WMRA website. There were some local runners out participating. There results are as follows: Jim Patterson 4th individual and team...

Home Counties International Report Sept 2019

by Jonny Scott This year the Home countries international was held in Wales. Originally the race was to start and finish in Bets y Coed, however it was decided to also use the race...

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...

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....

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...

NIMRA Junior Squad 2019

With all selection processes now complete, the Junior Mountain Running squad 2019 is announced. Selections were made through a trial on the 4th April in Castlewellan, with additional places on offer through the Hill...