People at start line of Mourne Mountain Marathon

Entries Open 1st May 2024

We’re back for our 45th year! Entries for the Mourne Mountain Marathon 2024 will open from 1st May to 13th September 2024.As one of the best mountain marathons in the UK, this event promises another year of breathtaking views, ……
Girls looking at a map

MMM 2023 Now Open For Entries

The 2023 Mourne Mountain Marathon is now open for entries. Come and test your navigation and endurance skills at this year’s Mourne Mountain Marathon – 16th & 17th September 2023.This year we’re delighted to welcome our new partner … Read…
Two people walking in the Mourne Mountains

Early Bird Prize Draw

To encourage early entries, we are raffling a number of great prizes each month (May, June, July & August) to everyone* who has entered to date. For May’s draw we have two sets of Mac in a Sac waterproofs, generously ……

Early Birds Draw – 2022

To encourage early entries we will be raffling a number of great prizes each month (April, May, June & July & August) to everyone* who has entered to date. For April’s draw we have one fantastic Petzl Tikkina headtorch (worth … Read the…
Competitors queuing at start of Day 2

Final Instructions 2021

Final Instructions for the 2021 Mourne Mountain Marathon are now available and can be found by clicking the below button: FINAL INSTRUCTIONS This year we are still sticking to our Coronavirus measures,  so it is important that every competitor reads…
Two girls at finish

Entries Now Open

Drum roll please! Entries for the 42nd Mourne Mountain Marathon are now open. You can enter via our website. ENTER What is the Mourne Mountain Marathon? For those of you unfamiliar with the event, it’s not your average 26 ……
Runners marking up maps

Entries Open 25th June

Entries Open Friday 25th June 2021We’re delighted to announce that entries will open for the 42nd Mourne Mountain Marathon on Friday 25th June 2021. Set a reminder in your calendar so you can be one of the first to ……
Runner

Entries Open Mid June

Event Update  We are planning on opening entries in the middle of June for the 2021 Mourne Mountain Marathon. Keep an eye on our website and social media for details. We’ll give you a couple of weeks notice on the…

Full Planning Mode for 2021

We’re in full planning mode for this year’s Mourne Mountain Marathon as we had our first committee meeting last week. If you haven’t already, block out the weekend of 11th & 12th September for the event. It’s a week early ……

MMM 2021 Date Change

Due to other large events moving their dates because of COVID, we are changing the date of the 2021 Mourne Mountain Marathon to the 11th – 12th September 2021. It will take place the week before our usual date ……

Final Instructions 2020

Final Instructions for the 2020 Mourne Mountain Marathon are now available and can be found by clicking the below button: FINAL INSTRUCTIONS This year, more than ever, it is important that every competitor reads and understands them. If you have…

Changes to MMM 2020

The Mourne Mountain Marathon will no doubt feel a bit different this year, due to COVID-19. We will not be able to mill around and socialize in group situations, but on the other hand by ensuring social distancing, it should…

Event Centre Revealed

This year we will be based at Meelmore Lodge on the Trassey Road north of the Mournes. We are very excited to be back at this venue which has great facilities and an equally good outlook onto the mountains. There’s…

Entries Open 1st August

We are very pleased to announce that entries for the 2020 Mourne Mountain Marathon will open this Saturday 1st August. MMM 2020 19th & 20th September Over the past few months we have been working out what we would need…

Planning for MMM 2020

Planning continues for MMM 2020 – confirmation coming in August               We had our first face to face committee meeting last week in Kerry’s garden (socially distanced of course), since lockdown began. We are still hoping to hold the…
Ricky Cowan and Fred Hamond

MMM Top Attendees

Who has entered the MMM the most times in our 40 year history? A Rare Breed!There are many qualities needed for a mountain marathon, fitness, navigation, ‘mountain craft’, teamwork, but perhaps most of all there’s sheer bloody minded determination. … Read…