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BARF 7 Forest Challenge

BARF 7 Forest Challenge

BARF (Belfast Association of Rock climbers and Fell runners) decided to organise a club Forest Trail challenge covering 7 Forest Park lands in the Greater Belfast area, running them back to back, and using vehicle...

NIMRA AGM – 27 Jan 2014 – All Welcome

NIMRA AGM – 27 Jan 2014 – All Welcome

by Ian Taylor This will take place on Monday, 27th January at 7:30 pm in the Foyer of the Market House, Ballynahinch We used to hold our general meeting in October but have moved...

Donard Challenge Route Recce This Sunday – Jan 26

Donard Challenge Route Recce This Sunday – Jan 26

This Sunday the Mourne Runners will be leading a recce over the route of the Donard Challenge race. The course architect, Ricky Cowan, will be on hand to ensure that no one gets lost....

Hill and Dales 2014 Race Dates

Hill and Dales 2014 Race Dates

The Hill and Dales races for 2014 have been added to the events calendar. This year the Slieve Donard race will count towards the Hill and Dales series. Please note these races are still...

Marsden to Edale Race 2014 – A Runners Perspective

Marsden to Edale Race 2014 – A Runners Perspective

By Richard Vowles At 9am on Sunday morning in a frosty Marsden field I had my first outing in the Mourne Runners colours. Despite it being -3 degrees with snow and wind forecast for...

Donard Challenge Mountain Race – Entry Open

Donard Challenge Mountain Race – Entry Open

The first round of this years British Championship will take place on the slopes of Slieve Donard in Northern Ireland.  Full race details and online entry are now available here.

NIRunning Ballyboley Forest 5 mile Trail Race

NIRunning Ballyboley Forest 5 mile Trail Race

There are only a few weeks until the first jousting in this years hill running season. Why not sharpen up your leg speed with a run at NIRunning’s inaugural trail race on February 16th....

Turkey Trot 2013 Report

Turkey Trot 2013 Report

by Jim Brown Boxing Day is capable of producing an array of winter conditions, most of them tending towards the unpleasant end of the scale, but this year we enjoyed a lovely winters day...

NIMRA Membership 2014

NIMRA Membership 2014

You can sign up for 2014 membership online today. What does NIMRA membership include? 15% Discount on purchases on-line and in-store in Cotswold Outdoor The annual NIMRA newsletter and fixture list Entry into the NIMRA...