Róisín Finlay

Róisín Finlay

Get out there

Get out there

There’s still plenty of light and warmth to keep you active throughout the autumn. Here are some great events for all the kids – and big kids – out there

Gear check: sustainable adventure

Gear check: sustainable adventure

Many outdoors-minded people have environmental sensibilities and like to know their gear low-impact

Among the rolling hills

Among the rolling hills

Hiking is a cheap, effective and hugely enjoyable way to get fit and see the best scenery in Ireland. Roisin Finlay gives you the lowdown on how to hit the trail

Gear check

Gear check

They say that prevention is better than cure, so here are three items to help reduce and keep injury at bay while you train

Get out there

Get out there

From foraging to finances, take your pick from some fantastic outdoorsy events in the coming weeks.

Get Out There!

Get Out There!

From hardcore challenges to fun runs, there is an event to suit everyone in the next few weeks

Gear Check

Gear Check

Three great items to help you make the most of the waters

Get Out There

Get Out There

On land, sea or hill, there’s a challenge with your name on it this September

Gear check

Gear check

If you’re heading to the beach, a few bits of kit will keep kids (big and small) busy and having fun from dawn till dusk – even if the weather isn’t perfect

Get out there

Get out there

Beast of Ballyhoura Adventure Race,July 28-August 3

Gear check

Gear check

Summer is sea kayaking season in Ireland, thanks to our wonderful coastline. Here are three great pieces of kit if you’d like to go exploring

Gear check: biking kit for women

Gear check: biking kit for women

It’s a really lovely time to cycle your bike around the city, or to bring it with you on weekends away down the country. Here is some kit for women who want good, and good-looking, gear

Gear check: Auto/Harness Lifejacket

Gear check: Auto/Harness Lifejacket

Ireland is blessed with an amazing coastline and fantastic inland lakes which are perfect for sailing. Here’s some gear for those who love the water

A good walk unspoiled

A good walk unspoiled

Lift your spirits and dirty your boots on the Western Way, which is bringing huge benefits to local communities in the west of Ireland.

Gear Check: summer adventures

Gear Check: summer adventures

The long days and early dawns are here, so it’s time to get out and take advantage of all the amazing things Ireland has to offer – be it on land, sea or hill. Here is a range of great gear to help you make the most of those long summer days