Video: Coming Home—A Trail Runner Explores Familiar Landscapes for the First Time

There is an old saying that says that you can’t go home again. It seems that ultrarunner Paddy O’Leary didn’t get that message however, as you’ll see in this video. O’Leary wasn’t a runner when he grew up in Ireland, but he discovered his passion for the sport while living in San Francisco. Now, he’s … Read more

Video: Bucket List FKT – The Wicklow Round

Ultrarunners are some of the men and women who are truly pushing the limits in outdoor sports at the moment. They’re finding ways to go further and faster than we ever thought before, particularly in the relentless pursuit of an “FKT” –– or fastest known time. In this video, we join endurance athlete Joe McConaughy … Read more

Video: Climbing Downpatrick Head Sea Stack in Ireland

Located just 80 meters off the coast of Ireland, the Dún Briste sea stack is an indelible part of one of that country’s most iconic landscapes – Downpatrick Head, where St. Patrick himself is said to have built a church centuries ago. While certainly an enticing challenge, the sea stack is seldom climbed, but last … Read more

Video: Nat Geo Takes Us to Ireland’s Wild Western Coast

Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way is amongst that country’s most remote and beautiful places. This video takes us to that rugged coastline where the views are spectacular and the opportunities for adventure are boundless. If you’ve never been to this place, after watching this you’ll definitely want to go soon. Time to update that bucket list.

The Explorers Museum Announces 2016 Summit in Ireland

The Explorers Museum, a not for profit organization dedicated to promoting the continuing exploration of our planet through the recognition of significant expeditions, discoveries and explorers, has announced the dates and line-up for its 2016 weekend summit. The event will take place June 24-25 in Tullamore, Ireland at the museum’s headquarters in Charleville Castle, where a … Read more