The Water Diaries

The Water Diaries: Fearghal O’Nuallain’s Journey along the Indus River

We caught up with Wicklow man Fearghal O'Nuallain to discuss his most recent adventure, a 3,000km source to sea descent of the Indus river in Pakistan.
Best Irish Events in Autumn

The Best Events & Challenges in Ireland this Autumn

Get your calendar out and fill it up with some of these great autumn events and challenges to ensure there is never a dull moment.
Meet the Woman who is pedalling her way around the globe

Meet the Irish Woman who is Pedalling her Way Around the Globe

Navan native Michelle Hardiman has recently finished another leg of her world cycle, a 9,000km spin from Vancouver to the Panama Canal.
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The World’s Longest Mountain Bike Descent: Are you Brave Enough?

Would you be brave enough to take on 4,500m across the Annapurna mountain range? If so, read on...
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Interview: Eoin Keith on his UTMB disappointment

Miserable weather, missing bags and blisters: we caught up with Eoin Keith post race to tell us about what went wrong at the UTMB.
Eoin Keith

Interview: Eoin Keith Prepares for the Columbia UTMB

Eoin Keith tells us how he is getting ready for one of the world's toughest trail running races on earth, the Columbia UTMB.
Triathlons for Beginners: 5 of the Best

Triathlons for Beginners in Ireland: 5 of the Best

Want to sign up for a triathlon but no idea which one to go for? Here are Outsider’s top triathlons in Ireland for beginners.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding: 7 Tips for Beginners

Stand Up Paddle Boarding: 7 Tips for Beginners

Stand Up Paddle Boarding is a great way to enjoy the water, however, it can be a little intimidating. Here are our tips for paddling with confidence!
7 Toughest Ultramarathons in the World

7 of the Toughest Ultra Marathons in the World

The Marathon des Sable, Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc, Barkley Marathons, and Ireland’s own Wicklow Round make our list of the world’s toughest Ultramarathon tests.
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12 of the World’s Wackiest Events

Want to run with lions, swim across a frozen lake or get covered in tomatoes while running through Spanish streets? These are the world's quirkiest events.