Dermot Higgins

Retiring in Style: How Dermot Higgins Cycled 30,000km Around the Globe

Dermot Higgins chose to do retirement at little differently. He celebrated his retirement from teaching by setting off to cycle 30,000km around the globe.

By Orla O'Muiri

Paddy O'Leary

Ultra-Runner Paddy O’Leary on Running, Racing, and Refueling

Ultra-running's latest recruit is Wexford’s Paddy O’Leary, an oncology postdoctoral researcher at UCSF in San Francisco. And he is storming up the rankings.

By Orla O'Muiri

Jason Black K2

Summit of My Life: Jason Black’s K2 Epic

Two Irish men successfully summited K2 within hours of each other. We caught up with Jason Black for an epic account of his time on K2.

By Orla O'Muiri

Nikki Bradley

Nikki Bradley: The Four Peaks Challenge

Donegal woman and cancer survivor Nikki Bradley has become the first crutch-user to climb four of the toughest peaks in Ireland in 32 hours.

By Orla O'Muiri

Patrick Corkery North Channel

Meet the Man Who Went From Open Lung Surgery to Swimming the Channel

Patrick Corkery dreamed of swimming the English Channel since he was 7 years old. But he had to get through the notorious North Channel first.

By Orla O'Muiri

Noel Hanna K2

Noel Hanna: My Successful Summit of Mighty K2

On 21 July 2018, Noel Hanna from Dromara, Co Down became the first Irishman to summit and return from the notorious beast of a mountain, K2.

By Orla O'Muiri

Dermot Breen the ireland way

Dermot Breen: Finding Solace on The Ireland Way

People’s way of handling grief tends to vary in the extremes. Some turn to God, others to alcohol… Dermot Breen, on the other hand, turned to nature.

By Orla O'Muiri

Quest 1224

Quest 12/24 vs Ironman: Which One Should You Do?

If you’re humming and hawing about what is going to be your big goal for 2019 and both Quest 12/24 and an Ironman are on your list, then we're here to help.

By Orla O'Muiri

gaelforce north

Gaelforce North: The Perfect Opportunity to Explore One of Ireland’s Most Beautiful Counties

Gaelforce North, taking place on 22 September 2018, will give you the chance to explore the very best bits that Donegal has to offer.

By Outsider

Cycle of Light

NCBI Cycle of Light: The Perfect Cycling Event to Finish Your Summer on a High

Come help light up the night for those in need on Friday, 24 August at The National Council for the Blind’s Cycle of Light.

By Brianne Doherty