Irish Mountain
Running Association

News Archive for 2021


40th Anniversary Postponed

As per Laura's forum post.

I’m sure it won’t come as a surprise to you all that we have made the difficult decision to postpone our 40th Anniversary celebrations which were due to be held next Saturday at The Merry Ploughboy.
The plan is to reschedule the event in the new year when we have ... read more

Nations Cup 2021

We've waited a long time for a global mountain running competition involving national teams but now the wait is finally over! This weekend runners from all over the world will come together for the Nations Cup! This is mainly because due to Covid concerns postponed this year’s World Mountain Runni... read more

Credit Card Payments Issue

Hi All,

We are currently experiencing issues with our credit card payment system. At the moment, cards issued by Bank of Ireland are not being accepted, though that may expand across other banks over time.

We have identified the underlying issue and are working on a solution to get this resolv... read more

Online race opening times

Please note the following times for online entry for races.

Wednesday races - Open Thursday before at 6pm.
Close Tuesday before at 6pm (or earlier if cap reached).

Weekend races - Open Tuesday before at 6pm
Close Friday before Friday... read more

And we are Back !

Just wanted to let you know that we will be back racing from the 16th of June starting with "Belmont and little sugar Loaf", (the same race as 22nd of July last year.) We will have the Calendar and further details online by the end of the week.

In the mean time we would ask everyone to do a revie... read more

The road back

Following on from recent government announcements and with a renewed sense of optimism we have decided to open up for 2021 membership.

Over the coming weeks we will announce a number of virtual challenges that should help you on our journey back to the hills and we really hope to follow this earl... read more