BEST TRAIL RUNNING EVENTS IN IRELAND

MARCH Gaelforce Skyrun:  12k/13k/22k – Leenane (Connemara. Galway) The Gaelforce Sky Run is a mountain runnning event incorporating 3 distances to suit different levels of mountain running fitness and experience.  Set in the ruggad wildness of the Maamturk mountains the event, which is now entering its 6th year, offers a…

Continue reading

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…

Continue reading

ECOTRAIL WICKLOW 2019: Trail Runners from 39 countries participate in first edition

Ecotrail Wicklow took place on Saturday 28th with start and finish line on Bray Seafront.  More than 1100 participants ran up the Wicklow Mountains, through iconic locations such as Bray Head, Killruddery, Big Sugarloaf, Powerscourt Waterfall, The Wicklow Way and Roundwood Reservoir. Ecotrail Wicklow offered 4 distances to choose from:  18k,…

Continue reading

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,…

Continue reading