Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Irish Worlds Trials 2019

Anyone fancy running at Patagonia? Simples, just head to the Irish trials for the World Mountain Running Championship in Crone Wood on August 17th or Limerick on August 3rd for the long distance qualifier....

Snowdon 2019

This weekend the NIMRA team headed to Wales to race up the mighty Snowdon. They were Aaron McCready, Timothy Johnson (Captain), Jonny Scott, Shane Donelly, Megan Wilson, Aine McCann, Sarah Graham and Shileen O’Kane....

Nimra select team for Senior Home Countries International Mountain Running Championship

Nimra select team for Senior Home Countries International Mountain Running Championship

The Senior Home Countries International Mountain Running Championship (up & down) – 21 September 2019, Betws-y-Coed, Wales   The Team has been selected for the above and is listed below: Timothy Johnston Mourne Runners Jonathan...

Forty years of the Mourne Mountain Marathon

by Jim Brown Forty years have passed since the Mourne Rescue team organized the first Mourne Mountain Marathon. The courses were longer and harder in those days with the markers being wooden boards which...

NIMRA Junior Squad 2019

With all selection processes now complete, the Junior Mountain Running squad 2019 is announced. Selections were made through a trial on the 4th April in Castlewellan, with additional places on offer through the Hill...

44th International Snowdon Race Team Selected

Men Tim Johnston Jonathan ScottAaron McGrady            Shane DonnellyReserve: Oisin Brennan Ladies Megan Wilson              Sarah Graham              Shileen O’Kane   ...

Carncastle Classic – Final Instructions

Round 5 of the NIMRA Champs takes place this Saturday June 1st. Online entry is open until Thursday at 9pm. The organisers would appreciate it if you can enter in advance. Enter here. RACE...

Snowdon Selection 2019

If you want to run at Snowdon and you haven’t already expressed an interest with the selectors you must email annerunning@hotmail.co.uk before Saturday June 1st. Selections will be made after the Carncastle Classic race.