International Mountain Running Selections

15 May 2023

International Mountain Running Selections

Athletes from will be travel to Europe to compete in two International Mountain Running competitions this summer, representing NI & Ulster or Irish teams.

U18 International Mountain Running Cup, France

Congratulations to the athletes who have been selected to compete for NI & Ulster in the U18 International Running Cup held in Annecy, France on Sunday 28th May, following the successful trails held at Slieve Croob on Saturday 18th March:

NI & Ulster U18 Males

NI & Ulster U18 Females

Joshua Muckian

Katie Graham

Ciaran McCarroll

Jessica Blaney

Tiarnán McManus

Niamh Campbell

Oliver Playfair

Alanna Rose Farley


World Mountain Running Championships, Austria

A strong team of U20 and Senior NI & Ulster athletes have been selected to represent Ireland at the World Mountain Running Championships in Innsbruck, Austria on Saturday 10th June, following the trial race, held in Ballyhoura, Limerick on Sunday 30th April:

Irish U20 Males

Irish U20 Females

Tom Crudgington (trial winner)

Katie Graham (trial winner)

Ethan McMullan

Eimear McCarroll


Jessica Blaney

Irish Senior Males

Irish Senior Females

Zak Hanna

Áine Gosling

Aaron McGrady (trial winner)

Edel Monaghan

Timothy Johnston


Adam Cunningham



Good luck to all the teams heading over for these competitions over the next few weeks!