Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Flagstaff to Carlingford Mountain Race

The 2013 Flagstaff to Carlingford Mountain race attracted a total entry of 47 runners of whom 46 eventually completed the course. The runners were greeted by a rare clear sky over The Cooleys and...

Bailey and O’Kane win on Rocky

Bailey and O’Kane win on Rocky

By Ryan Maxwell On Thursday 13th June 2013, Newcastle AC hosted the ninth race of their popular Hill & Dale Series. This week, nearly 150 competitors took on the 4.25 mile ‘Rocky’ course, which...

Records set in Carrauntoohil

Records set in Carrauntoohil

Report by Diane Wilson Carrauntoohil in Co.Kerry is 1137 metres and the highest mountain in Ireland. It is the 2nd race in the Irish Mountain Running Championships, the 1st one being Slieve Donard in...

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

There are two great events coming this week Hill and Dales – Slieve Loughshannagh This is the longest and most testing race of the Hill and Dale series.  It acts as an hour long...

Trial Races – Skiddaw Results

Trial Races – Skiddaw Results

Yesterday the 2013 UKA European Mountain Running Championship Trial Races (Senior & Junior), UKA Mountain Running Senior Home International and the 2nd race in the 2013 UKA Mountain Running Challenge took place on Skiddaw....

2013 Setanta Rogaine Ireland – 22-23rd June

2013 Setanta Rogaine Ireland – 22-23rd June

The 16th Rogaine Ireland will take place on the weekend of June 22/23rd 2013. See details on http://www.setantaorienteers.org/content/rogaine A Rogaine is a mountain navigation race, where you locate as many controls in the mountains...