Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Wild breaks record at Seven Sevens

In Northern Ireland it is always hard to predict the weather so always make sure to pack a rain coat with the sun cream. The race that was postponed due to covid finally got...

Marshal Appeal: Mourne Seven Sevens Sat 9th April 2022

NIMRA kindly requests if anyone willing to marshal at the Mourne Seven Sevens race this Saturday 9th April to contact our co-ordinator Sharon Dickenson (sharondickenson@gmail.com) ASAP The two spots left needing covered is the...

International Selection Criteria 2022

Anyone interested in being selected must be a NIMRA member Inter-Counties This event is on Saturday 7th May, Llanberis – Eilio Ridge, Wales. The courses will be marked and marshaled. Aproximately 12.6km/760m ascent/descent. Men’s record 52:32 Andrew...

Fallows Mountain Race 2022 – Race Report

RACE REPORT FALLOWS MOUNTAIN RACE, KILBRONEY FOREST PARK. Newry AC hosted the Fallows NIMRA championship race in Kilbroney Forest Park on Saturday. This was the second NIMRA championship race and first of the medium...

Snow stayed away for U18 Trial on Croob

Seventeen talented junior athletes travelled to Slieve Croob for the U18 Trial, to select the team for the International in Saluzzo, Italy on the 25th June. Last year saw the unusual format of a...

The Fallows Mountain Race 2022 Preview

The second race of the 2022 NIMRA championship begins on Saturday 19th March at 11am in the tranquil setting of Kilbroney Park, Rostrevor with the Fallows Mountain race hosted by Newry AC. The race...

Glenariff Mountain Race 2022 Preview

The first race of the 2022 NIMRA championship begins on Saturday 12th March at 12pm with the Glenariff mountain race hosted by Glens Runners, also known as the “Spud Run.” The nickname is the...