Unusual Memento Everest

$50,000 Was Left on the Top of Mount Everest – Here’s Why

On Wednesday a group of climbers left an unusual mark on the Everest peak, namely the equivalent of $50,000 in cryptocurrency.
Paddy McDonnell Swimming the Shannon

Patrick McDonnell is Swimming the Length of the Shannon

Athlone’s Patrick McDonnell sets off on 24 May with the aim of becoming the first Irish man to swim the length of the Shannon.
Barry's Tea Announce Plans For Plastic-Free Teabags

Barry’s Tea Announce Plans For Plastic-Free Tea Bags 

The keystone to every Irish pantry – Barry's Tea – is looking at ways to remove micro-plastics from its tea bags, to finally make them compostable. 
Irish Marine Reserve

Sign the Petition to Protect Ireland’s Ocean Wealth

Your help is needed to protect our seas. Ireland could potentially create the largest network of marine reserves in Europe.
Sam Bennett Wheelie

Watch: Sam Bennett’s Mid-Race Wheelie in the Giro d’Italia

With two stage wins already under his belt, Sam Bennett is really the one to watch. The Irishman decided to have a bit of fun on yesterday's stage!
Try Sailing

Sailors Rejoice as Irish Sailing Announce Plans for a Performance HQ

In a huge step forward for sailing in Ireland, Irish Sailing has announced its plans for a new Performance Headquarters that will be based in Dun Laoghaire.
New Slow Adventure Track

New Royal Canal Greenway to Connect Dublin and Longford

A new off-road cycling and walking track, that will be connecting Dublin and Longford by the Royal Canal, is set to launch next year.
Killarney Walking Festival

Killarney Walking Festival to Take Place this June

If you're into stunning views, long hikes and good company – don't forget to book your ticket to this year's Killarney Walking Festival, coming up in June.
Jason Black 24hr world record

Jason Black Is Chasing the 24-Hour Indoor World Record Right Now

The 46-year-old endurance athlete Jason Black is currently attempting to break the cycling indoor world record which sits at 941kms in 24hrs.
Double Amputee Summits Everest

Double Amputee Summits Everest at Age 70

A 70-year-old Chinese climber – with both his feet amputated – finally conquered the peak of Mount Everest, after four decades and five attempts.