Author: rbell

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...

Gaelforce Sky Run 2015

Gaelforce Sky Run 2015

The folks from Gaelforce Sky run got in touch.  It sounds like an interesting race.  Read all about it here.

Good Times at the Bashir Hussain Training Camp

Good Times at the Bashir Hussain Training Camp

Just back from the weekend with Bashir Hussain which was organised by NI Orienteering. A great weekend focussing on improving your training and performance for endurance events such as Orienteering and Mountain Running. Bash...

Bashir Hussain Training Weekend- Update

Bashir Hussain Training Weekend- Update

Thanks to those that have registered for the Bashir Hussain running weekend this weekend in Tollymore (13-14th Dec). There are a few spaces free if you are still interested, please email Allan Bogle (coaching@niorienteering.org.uk)....

NIMRA Prize Giving 2014

NIMRA Prize Giving 2014

by Ryan Maxwell (NIRunning) The annual prize-giving function for the Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association (NIMRA) took place on Saturday November 23rd in O’Hares, Newcastle. The event celebrated the 2014 mountain running season with...

2015 Podium 4 Sport NIMRA Championship

2015 Podium 4 Sport NIMRA Championship

The Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association (NIMRA) 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)...

Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship 2015 Launch Event

Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship 2015 Launch Event

On Wednesday December 10th there will be a night for NIMRA members and friends at Podium4Sport.  This will be the launch of the 2015 NIMRA Championship which Podium4Sport are sponsoring.  In addition there will...