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Rock ‘n’ Roll search for a Running Idol

Nationwide search for 5 Rock ‘n’ Run Idol Finalists is officially open Win a VIP Trip to run in Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas


Business advisors Grant Thornton, Athletics Ireland and Athletics Northern Ireland have today announced the dates for the Grant Thornton Corporate 5K Team Challenge series for 2017.

Ray O Connor, Founder of Run Ireland reviews the Adidas Ultra Boost

Ray O' Connor is an avid marathon runner with 140 marathons under his belt to date, he took the Adidas Ultra Boost for a test run late last year whilst on holidays in Portugal.

BORN2RUN Shortlisted For Major Running award.

BORN2RUN Events, organisers of great races in great places, are the only Irish company shortlisted in the Race Series category in the prestigious Running Awards to be held in the O2 in London in April of this year

Neil Delamere Runs For a Laugh at Launch of Staff Relay Series with PwC

Comedian Neil Delamere is proud Ambassador and PwC is proud sponsor to the 2017 Staff Relay Series, Ireland’s biggest mass participation relay event which once again returns to the Phoenix Park, Dublin, at 6pm on Thursday, 25 May 2017.

10 Ways to Shaking Up Your Exercise Routine with Life Style Sports

You’ve set some targets You’ve hit the gym. You’ve even clocked up a few runs.

Best Running Shoes for Beginners with Life Style Sports

The number one thing that every new runner needs (besides their A Game!) is the right pair of running shoes. With so many options available, it can be hard to find the runner that’s best for you.

Amanda Byram and David Gillick announced as Ambassadors for 2017 Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon

Amanda Byram and David Gillick, members of the Vhi Support Team announced this week that the 2017 Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon is now open for entries!

Why I run

I'm not a natural runner. Despite my long stride, running wasn't something I automatically took to.

Are You Ready to Break out of Gaol?

Wicklow town Half marathon or 10km is the perfect target for starting the new season of running/ walking. It is only a 40mins drive from Dublin to get to this Scenic, Coastal and Atmospheric race.

2017’s Must-have Fitness Gear from Life Style Sports

If you really want to perform and reach your personal goals, you need the right tools for the job.


Six GMIT students who are not actively involved in sport or daily exercise have signed up to take part in Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon in May, as part of a major campaign to boost students’ mental health and wellbeing through sport.

Bring Your AGame with Our Winter Running Guide from Life Style Sports

Getting out of bed on a freezing cold morning is not fun. Now try going out on a 10K run. Pretty easy to reach for the snooze button.

Barr stars at University Indoors

Thomas Barr starred at the Irish University Indoor Championships in Athlone IT yesterday with a record-breaking run in the 400m.

Gavan Hennigan Irish Endurance Runner Turned Sailor Makes Ocean Rowing History

After 49 days on the water, Irishman Gavan Hennigan completed the 5,000km Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge in style as he broke Irish and International Ocean Rowing Records.

Christie Leads Them Home in Raheny

Mark Christie of Mullingar Harriers led home a record entry of 3,420 at The Axa Raheny 5 Mile Road Race, writes Lindie Naughton.