Author: rbell

British Athletics Mountain Running Challenge

The Mountain Running Challenge provides a focus for endurance athletes to compete at mountain running events in the UK, with opportunities to be selected for Home country or National teams at International Championships, plus...

Podium4Sport NIMRA Champs Kicks Off At Glenariff

by Ryan Maxwell Race photos by Jayne Bell On Saturday 14th March 2015, mountain runners from across Northern Ireland (and beyond) descended on the coastal village of Waterfoot for the annual Glenariff Mountain Race....

International Selection 2015

We are now at the time of year when we make our selection for International teams to represent Northern Ireland. If you are interested in being considered for selection you must initially advise your...

Mackin and McAnispie win at Gullion 2015

This morning 49 kung fu kicking mountain goats lined up in bracing winds for the opening race of the season on Slieve Gullion. The route started from Ballard Road taking in the north cairn,...

2015 opens for business

We. Are. Back! Yes that is right folks the mountain running party has returned. There will be thrills, hills and big spills as we tour the trails, forests and mountains of this country and...

White Christmas at the Turkey Trot

White Christmas at the Turkey Trot

71 hardy souls turned up for today’s race. Although mild enough in the car park the cold and rain was enough to persuade most to wear their rain coats from the start. As the...

Turkey Trot – Update

Turkey Trot – Update

The Turkey Trot will be on the normal route. Starting from the bottom of Trassey Track at 12. See y’all then. Ho, ho, ho. Please remember to come prepared for bad weather with full...