gerard prendergast bike

Meet the Man Doing an Ironman a Week for 52 Weeks

Last year Gerard Prendergast won Deca UK, now he is in the midst of doing 52 Ironman in 52 weeks, and he's got even bigger plans for 2019.
Wild Atlantic Hostel

Stunning New Hostel to Open in Connemara

There’s a new hostel opening in Connemara in March 2018 and it’s set to be a bit of a game changer for budget holidaymakers heading to the West.
Running Technique

5 Top Tips to Make You a Better Runner

Aoife O’Neill, Outsider’s consultant Chartered Physiotherapist takes us through a few simple steps to improve your running.
Lidl Hiking Gear

LIDL Hiking Gear: The Complete Guide

Offering hiking gear from just €3.99, we check out what you can expect from the LIDL hiking range 2018 which is due to hit the shelves this week.
Greg Callaghan

Watch: How to Workout Like Enduro Mountain Biker Greg Callaghan

Take a look at how Red Bull Enduro athlete Greg Callaghan works out off the bike. This cool little edit takes you through his gym session.
Ross Edgley

Ross Edgley’s Epic Island to Island Swim Pulling a 45kg Log

English athlete and adventurer Ross Edgley attempts to swim from Martinique to St. Lucia while pulling a 45kg log. And it did not go smoothly!
Salewa Mountain Trainer

To the Test: Salewa Mountain Trainer Mid Gore-Tex®

Looking for a hiking boot that is suitable for Ireland year round or an alpine summer? Then the  Salewa Mountain Trainer is the boot for you.

To the Test: Columbia OutDry™ Ex Tech Shell Jacket

We put the Columbia OutDry™ Ex Tech Shell Jacket to the test and it came up trumps. every hardcore adventurer should have one of these in his/her backpack!
La Ferme du Lac Vert

A Trip to the Pistes of Morzine for Skiing, Cheese and Carafes of Wine

Outsider's Orla O Muiri heads to the pistes of Portes du Soleil in the French and Swiss Alps for a few days to stay at the delightful La Ferme du Lac Vert in Montriond and to do some skiing.
Outsider Awards 2017

Outsider Awards 2017 Recap: Who Took Home the Top Prizes?

Another epic Outsider Awards are done and dusted for the year. And while we recover and get psyched for the year ahead. Let's have a quick recap of what went down in the Sugar Club on Wednesday night.