Helen Turton Basecamp Talk

Interview: Helen Turton Talks Polar Expeditions

Polar explorer Helen Turton will be at the Basecamp Store on Middle Abbey St, Dublin on Wednesday 23 May 2018 at 7 pm to talk all things polar exploration.
Gaelforce West

How Adventure Racing Changed My Life

Adventure racer Dave Gowan tells his story of how signing up to Gaelforce West four years ago transformed him from a couch potato to a bit of hero on the Irish adventure scene.
open water swimming tips

Open Water Swimming: Top Tips from Olympian Keri-Anne Payne

Triple Olympian in the 10k marathon swimming event, Keri Anne Payne shares her top open water swimming tips with Outsider.ie.
Mizen to Malin Cycle CF

Colitis Sufferer Cycles the Length of the Country in Aid of Cystic Fibrosis

On the 10 May, Irish Sailing Regional Development Officer Ciaran Murphy will be cycling from Malin Head to Mizen Head in aid of Cystic Fibrosis Ireland.
Adventure racing

7 Things you Learn about yourself on a Multi-Day Race

From a total disregard for personal hygiene to an unbelievable ability to handle pain that you never knew you had, multi-day races teach you a lot.
Ciarán Fitzgerald

Ciarán Fitzgerald: Running 600km Coast to Coast for the ISPCA

There seems to be an inordinate amount of Irish people taking on super cool challenges these days and we’ve another to add to the list, Ciarán Fitzgerald.
Connemara Adventure Challenge

Connemara Adventure Challenge: A Gem of an Adventure Race

The May Bank holiday is fast approaching. And we think one of the best ways to spend it would be doing the Connemara Adventure Challenge.
Adventure Races Ireland

12 of the Best Adventure Races in Ireland

Looking for an event to sign up for that's a bit different, a bit more reckless than a triathlon? Then, why not take a closer look at adventure racing.

Go Off Road with the Irish Mountain Running Association (IMRA)

There is so much more to running than pounding the pavements on the side of a busy road. Trail running is where it's at and joining IMRA is the place to start.
Quest 12 24

Quest 12/24: Everything You Need to Know

If you are thinking of doing Quest’s most hardcore event or have already signed up then you should have a read of this, so you know what you are up against.