Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

New date for Flagstaff to Carlingford Race

New date for Flagstaff to Carlingford Race

This year the Irish Cycling Championship is taking place in Carlingford. It is scheduled to run on the weekend June 22nd and 23rd. This would have clashed with the Flagstaff to Carlingford mountain race....

Annalong Horseshoe Preview

Annalong Horseshoe Preview

The sun has been shining on Annalong this weekend and last, for people recce’ing the route of the Annalong Horseshoe. If the weather of blue sky and light winds continues it will make perfect...

Hill and Dales 2013: Slieve Martin Recce

Hill and Dales 2013: Slieve Martin Recce

There were 15 or 20 ‘hardened fell runners’ out for the tradional Monday night run over the race course.  It was a beautiful night for being in the hills with mild temperatures and lots...

Hill and Dales 2013: Tollymore Report

Hill and Dales 2013: Tollymore Report

For the second week running the weather leading up to Hill and Dales party was standard issue Irish summer time; wet and grey.  Despite the conditions 54 juniors and 236 seniors signed on for...

Big turnout at Tollymore despite conditions

Big turnout at Tollymore despite conditions

For the second week running the weather leading up to Hill and Dales party was standard issue Irish summer time; wet and grey.  Despite the conditions 54 juniors and 236 seniors signed on for...