Nuala Moore Cape Horn

Meet the Irish Ice Swimmer Taking on Cape Horn in Togs

Selling bed linens in her little shop in Dingle by day, Ireland’s most accomplished ice and extreme swimmer by night, Nuala Moore is a force to be reckoned with.
The Mongol Rally

Meet the Lads Driving 17,000km from Mayo to Mongolia this Summer

What better way is there to spend your summer than driving a piece of tin 17,000km from Mayo to Mongolia as part of The Mongol Rally?!
Carol Morgan

Carol Morgan Talks Defending her Spine Race Title in Severe Conditions

We caught up with Irish ultrarunner Carol Morgan to talk about winning the notorious Spine race (joint sixth overall) for the second time in a row.
10KM a day 365 days

Ryan O’Reilly: Running 10km a Day for 365 Days

We love hearing about our readers taking on challenges! Here's one for the 'mere mortals' among you, Ryan O'Reilly is running 10km a day for 365 days.
Adventure Races Ireland

11 of the Best Adventure Races in Ireland

Looking for an event to sign up for that's a bit different, a bit more reckless than a triathlon? Then, why not take a closer look at adventure racing.
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.
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!
Mary Nolan Hickey Lap of the Map

Meet the 65 Year Old Who Is Running a Lap of the Irish Map

Mary Nolan Hickey (65) is running a lap of the map, aka around the entire coast of the island of Ireland, to raise funds for the RNLI.

In Numbers: 17 Times Irish Athletes Blew Our Minds in 2017

2017 was some year for the Irish. Here are 17 times that our minds were well and truly blown by epic feats of endurance in 2017.
Western Greenway Marathon

7 Reasons Why You Should Do the Western Greenway Marathon

There is a new marathon on the calendar for 2018, the Western Greenway Marathon, and it could well be the most beautiful marathon route in Ireland.