Paul Gosney

Attacking Ireland’s Longest Triathlon: Paul Gosney on Blisters, Bruises, and Barrelling Through Pain

Five Ironman's in a row, continuously. An outstanding challenge indeed — one only equipped for a man with a passionate cause and a stubborn mentality.
Nikki Bradley on Mt. Errigal

Interview: Nikki Bradley on her Upcoming Four Peaks Challenge

Adaptive adventurer and public speaker Nikki Bradley is about to push herself to her limits yet again in a bid to raise €50,000 for key cancer charities.
Pedal to Peak

Pedal to the Peak: 24 Hours to Bike & Climb from Ireland’s Lowest Point to Its Highest

A group of eight from Herbertstown NS in Co Limerick came together for one awesome challenge which they dubbed Pedal to the Peak.

How to Train for Your First Ultra Marathon

Ready to commit to your first (and what we're sure won't be your last) ultramarathon? Here are all our top tips for running your first ultra.
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.
damian browne

Damian Browne: The Rugby Player Who Rowed Across The Atlantic Ocean

Sixty-three days, six hours and 25 minutes Damian Browne spent alone at sea, as he completed the 4800 km Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge rowing race.
Don Hannon

Don Hannon: The Ultra Runner Who Became a Running Donor

Don Hannon donated half of his liver to his sister, 2 years after that he ran from Cork to the Causeway Coast to encourage others to become organ donors.
Barkley Marathons

Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats its Young

Just 15 people have crossed the finish line in the Barkley Marathons. Irish Eoin Keith is one of the arguably crazy folk that has taken on the challenge.
Fun runs Ireland

7 Fun Runs You Have to Sign up for This Summer

If you are more of an armchair adventurer & the thought of a marathon makes you feel queasy then you should consider signing up for a fun run this summer!
Claire McCluskey and Nick Russell

Claire McCluskey & Nick Russell: The Rookies Who Sailed the Atlantic

Think you are too late to the game to take up sailing? Think again! Claire McCluskey took it up in her late 20s and has sailed across the Atlantic and back.