Whale Watching in Ireland

Whale Watching in Ireland: Where to Go & What You’ll See

If you find yourself on the west coast of Ireland for a weekend, make sure to go whale watching! What's in the Irish waters will amaze you.

By Orla O'Muiri

Paddy McDonnell Swimming the Shannon

Meet the First Irishman to Swim the Entire Length of the River Shannon

Athlone’s Patrick McDonnell has become the first Irish man (and second person ever) to swim the length of the Shannon. He did so in 14 days.

By Orla O'Muiri

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.

By Orla O'Muiri

Inchydoney Island

Inchydoney: The Perfect Combination of Luxury and Adventure

Planning a weekend escape? Inchydoney is the perfect place to find adventure with a dash of luxury.

By Orla O'Muiri

Alastair Humphreys

Alastair Humphreys: My Life as a Professional Adventurer

How cool would it be if your job title was Professional Adventurer, that's what Alastair Humphreys is!

By Orla O'Muiri

Weekend Adventures in the Shannon Region

Weekend Adventures for under €50 in the Shannon Region

All dressed up in your activewear and nowhere to go? We suggest heading to the Shannon Region for some fun in the great outdoors.

By Orla O'Muiri

Commuting by Bike: The Essential Gear

Commuting by Bike: The Essential Gear

Fed up of sitting in traffic while everyone on their bikes whizzes by you? It's time you dusted off yours and made it your main mode of transport.

By Orla O'Muiri

Derek Cullen quitting alcohol

Derek Cullen: How Getting Rid of Alcohol for One Year Changed My Life

From cycling Africa to training for the PCT, Derek Cullen made the biggest change to his life one year ago, he gave up alcohol and he has not looked back.

By Orla O'Muiri

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.

By Orla O'Muiri

Irish Trail Running Routes

My Way: 5 of the Best Irish Trail Running Routes from Ireland’s Top Trail Runners

We asked three of Ireland’s top trail runners, Rachel Nolan, Richard Nunan and Moire O’Sullivan, what their favourite Irish trail running routes are.

By Orla O'Muiri

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