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Tony Mangan looking for shoe sponsor

October 15, 2010 by

Comments Off on Tony Mangan looking for shoe sponsor Tony is starting on his  World Jog soon.  If you think you can help, please email Tony on THEWORLDJOG@GMAIL.COM Thanks Phil Advertisements

Tony Mangan to jog across the World

August 15, 2010 by

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Ireland flies IAU flag at North Pole

April 27, 2010 by

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The International Associaton of Ultra Runners (IAU) banner was held at the top of the world, the Geographic North Pole, on 8th April 2010. The world’s coolest marathon, the North Pole Marathon, took place in near blizzard conditions on 7th April. Twenty-five athletes from 10 countries braved 45km per hour winds, sub-zero temperatures and snowdrifts […]

Ireland scores World Titles!

February 8, 2010 by

Comments Off on Ireland scores World Titles! News Flash (31st January 2010): In a fantastic development for Irish ultra running, UltraRunning Ireland was awarded the World 50km Trophy Final (2010) and the World Trail Championships (2011). The decision was made at an IAU Executive Council Meeting at IAAF headquarters in Monaco. The World 50km Trophy Final will be held in conjunction […]

World Firsts for Tony Mangan

January 24, 2010 by

1 Following extensive research, it is now believed that Ireland’s Tony Mangan is the first person in history to officially run 200km+ on two consecutive days. Tony set the current World Indoor Record for 48 hours when he completed 426.178km in Brno, Czech Republic in March 2007. In the process, he beat top Japanese ultra […]

Thomas Maguire wins Monaco 24hr

November 28, 2009 by


In a great performance for Irish ultrarunning, Thomas Maguire won the Monaco 24hr with a distance of 248.39km. Good to see the depth of Irish ultrarunning increasing the last few years. Ireland’s Thomas Maguire set an incredible new Irish record of 248.392km (154.344 miles) to win the IAU-labelled Monaco 24-Hour race on 22nd November. […]

New Ultrarunning site for Ireland

August 1, 2009 by

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