Category: Nimra

Slieve Donard Challenge raising funds for CLIC Sargent

Slieve Donard Challenge raising funds for CLIC Sargent

One for all the family. This challenge is more of the walking, than running, variety. CLIC Sargent are for the fourth year, challenging you to take on Northern Ireland’s highest mountain, Slieve Donard, to...

Donard Downhill takes place on Sat July 20th

Donard Downhill takes place on Sat July 20th

What is it? A timed run for brave runners from the top of Donard to Donard Park. That sounds great how do I get some? Registration will be between 1 and 2pm in Donard...

Hill and Dales 2013 Series – Top 100

Hill and Dales 2013 Series – Top 100

The Newcastle AC statisticians have worked out the top 100 runners in this years Hill and Dales series.  To be eligible for a series position you must have run at least 6 races.  Your...

Testing Trails in Tollymore

On Saturday the 6th of July the Mourne Runners ran the Tollymore Trail Race. This was the sixth race of ten in the NIMRA Grand Prix. Each race in the series is different from...

Tollymore Trail Race takes place this Saturday July 6th

Tollymore Trail Race takes place this Saturday July 6th

This Saturday race 6 in the NIMRA Grand Prix series takes place in Tollymore. The race will be run in the opposite direction to last year.  The route starts at the Monument and follows...

Important Notice – Seven Sevens Route 2013

Important Notice – Seven Sevens Route 2013

The route described on this years Seven Sevens Event was incorrect. This year the race will be anti-clockwise.  This means the hills should be taken in the following order: Donard, Commedagh, Bearnagh, Meelmore, Meelbeg, Binnian, Lamagan,...

Snowden Home International Team Announced

Snowden Home International Team Announced

Men Gavin Mulholland Andrew Annett Iain Whiteside David McNeilly Women Gillian Wasson Anne Sandford Hazel McLaughlin The team is travelling over to N Wales on Friday, 19th July and returning on Sunday, 21st. Anne...

Explosive finish to the Hill and Dales series on Drinahilly

Explosive finish to the Hill and Dales series on Drinahilly

The last race in this year’s Hill and Dales series was dedicated to Denis Rankin.  178 runners, including a large Barf contingent, turned up to pay their respects and make contributions to a charity...

Dale Mathers Completes The Bob Graham Round

Dale Mathers Completes The Bob Graham Round

On Saturday 22nd June 2013 Dale ‘the machine’ Mathers completed the Bob Graham Round in a provisional time of 22:45.  In short this means that he completed a 74 mile circuit of 42 hills...