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WPFG NIMRA events this coming weekend

WPFG NIMRA events this coming weekend

The WPFG touches down in Northern Ireland this week. The games is a biennial event for serving and retired police, fire, prison and border security officers. WPFG is the third largest international multi-sport event...

Divis 10K Race Report

Divis 10K Race Report

by Nuala Muldoon Despite some road work disruption we managed to get 116 people from the Hannahstown carpark to the summit of Divis and back. A tough route in warm conditions but well worth...

Cunningham and Wilson conquer the Commedagh Chase

Cunningham and Wilson conquer the Commedagh Chase

The Commedagh Chase race took place for the first time in twenty plus years on Saturday July 27th. In fact it was so long since the race had been run that the elder statesmen...

Volunteers Required for WPFG course marking

Volunteers Required for WPFG course marking

Volunteers required next Friday afternoon (Aug 2nd) to help mark out the WPFG courses. Any assistance appreciated. Meeting in Donard Park at 1.30. If you can make it down, but not at 1.30, please...

World Police and Fire Games Mountain Race Details

World Police and Fire Games Mountain Race Details

NIMRA are hosting two races as part of the World Police and Fire Games.  Details of the events are now available in the event section.  More information to follow.

NIMRA contributors wanted

NIMRA contributors wanted

Are you interested in writing articles, missives or blogs on topics that would be of interest to NIMRA members? If so, we are looking for people to write about races home and abroad, fav...

Course Records Tumble in the Donard Downhill Race

Course Records Tumble in the Donard Downhill Race

by Trevor Wilson The fifth running of this race took part on Saturday 20th July, the race also being part of the NIMRA Grand Prix series. The recent spell of good weather had the...

Northern Ireland mountain runners perform well at Snowdon International

Northern Ireland mountain runners perform well at Snowdon International

by Ryan Maxwell Strong performance by NI runners at Snowdon International Mountain Race: On Saturday 20th July 2013, a strong team of mountain runners represented Northern Ireland at the 38th Snowdon International Mountain Race...

Upcoming Event – Commedagh Chase

Upcoming Event – Commedagh Chase

The last time the Commedagh Chase race was run mobile phones came in a suitcase and being a coca cola spinner contest winner was something to aspire to – those are yo-yos kids. In...

Mourne Seven Sevens – Details on this years event

Mourne Seven Sevens – Details on this years event

by Jim Brown A few important changes have had to be made to this year’s race due to the Festival of Flight event, which is happening in Newcastle at the same time. The main...