Best Triathlons Ireland

10 of the Best Triathlons in Ireland 2019

Whether it’s your first or your 50th triathlon, here are the best triathlons in Ireland for 2019, ranging from your sprint to your middle distance tris.

By Orla O'Muiri

running races 2019

9 of the Best Trail Running Events in Ireland in 2019

Race dates are finally out for the 2019 running season, and we've put together a list of some of the most exciting races in Ireland in the new year.

By Brianne Doherty

Gregor McGuckin

Gregor McGuckin’s Daring Attempt of the Golden Globe Race

In a daring feat of skill and endurance, Irish Sailor Gregor McGuckin embarked on a round-the-world expedition, and performed some heroics along the way.

By Brianne Doherty

Nikki Love Run Around Ireland

Nikki Love’s Run Around Ireland: 1230km in 32 days Around Éire

Nikki Love (51) has just run 1230km in 32 days around Ireland in aid of The 401 Foundation and Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Ireland.

By Orla O'Muiri

Pacific Crest Trail

The Trials and Tribulations of Traversing the Pacific Crest Trail

Derek Cullen’s most recent achievement had him traversing the Pacific Crest Trail - a 4,279km trail that runs from the Mexican to the Canadian border.

By Brianne Doherty

Ironman with CF

Caroline Heffernan: Overcoming the Odds to Complete an Ironman

Caroline has Cystic Fibrosis. On 7 October 2018, Caroline competed in Ironman Barcelona to become, what we believe, is the first Irish person with CF to complete an Ironman.

By Orla O'Muiri

kiko matthews ocean row

Kiko Matthews: From Cancer to World Record Holder for the Fastest Female Solo Row Across the Atlantic

Kiko Matthews broke the world record for the fastest female solo row across the Atlantic in 2018 with a finish time of 49 days, 7 hours and 15 minutes.

By Orla O'Muiri

end of year runs

Run Towards the New Year: The Best Runs to End 2018

We've put together a list of the best running events to end the year and lift your spirits as the summer fades and the hats and mittens start to come out. 

By Brianne Doherty

running around ireland

Mary Nolan Hickey: Running a Lap of the Map

Mary Nolan Hickey (66) kicked off 2018 by running around the entire coast of the island of Ireland to raise funds for the RNLI.

By Orla O'Muiri

Alex O Shea

4 Things We Learned From Alex O Shea’s 32 Marathons in 16 Days

Alex O Shea (44) has managed to pull off the unfathomable: 32 marathons in 32 counties in 16 days. The Cork firefighter is a machine!

By Orla O'Muiri

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