Trail Running Clothing

Think protection and breathability!  Trail running might bring you to remote areas, and you must be ready for whatever the elements throw at you.  Extra pockets, support and compression can also improve your trail running experience. Base layer: NO COTTON: think breathability! Trail Running is a high intensity activity and…

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Slieve Donard & The Mourne Mountains

October 29th 2019 by Fred Verdier Route Info:Distance: 16.4kmTotal Climb: 1,252mMaximum Elevation: 840mGPS Start: 54.206064, -5.894256 This is my first experience in the Mourne Mountains. We started from Newcastle, Co. Down, and made our way up to Slieve Donard, the highest mountain in Northern Ireland (850 metres or 2,790 ft)…

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Ecotrail Comes to Ireland

Wicklow is to become the 10th European destination to host this prestigious international event. On Saturday 28th September 2019 this epic event will start and finish on Bray Seafront.  Wicklow will welcome trail runners from around  the world to experience our amazing scenery, across a selection of challenging routes; 17km, 28km,…

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