TheBigAsk Outdoor Fitness Weekend

Come join us for our funfilled weekend of  outdoor fitness classes on 11th-13th September. Open to Men and Women, let us help you kick start your weekend mornings, get moving, get outdoors and all while supporting Irish Hospice Foundation. We will be in Sandymount and Dublin Docklands with great options for beginners, improvers and everyone in between. Check out our … Read More

What’s on this Summer

Our full schedule of Classes, Workshops, Holidays and Surprises. Let us help you get motivated and stay inspired all summer long. Check out all we have on this summer: Our Summer 2015 Calendar    

10 Years Ago Today….

I ran my first marathon 10 years ago today – London Marathon 2005. I just wish I had written a training log entry for that day. At the time I expected it to be my only marathon, a once in a lifetime experience. Somehow, 10 years on, I’m delighted and surprised to say coaching people to run marathons is now … Read More

The parkrun poem

It can be hard to describe what makes parkrun so addictive. Check out this most wonderful poem from one of our Running Chicks which really captures the spirit of parkrun. The Parkrun Poem The alarm rings loudly with a sound I hate Telling me to get up or I will be late But it’s wet, it’s stormy, the wind’s very … Read More

40 Days and 40 nights….

As kids we had such discipline to give up chocolate and crisps for Lent. We kept our promises and build up pennies in our cardboard Trocaire Boxes. Why does it seem harder as an adult ? Lent starts today and we have 40 days until Easter Sunday. If you know you won’t last a week without chocoate, crisps, wine, facebook … Read More

Pop Up Classes

Join us as we kickstart our 2015 schedule with some FREE Pop-Up classes this week. These classes are suitable for anyone who has let their running slip over the winter and need a bit of a kick to get moving again. So far we have a midweek and a weekend pop up class. Come along. Wednesday Evening Popup Class This … Read More

Sneak Preview of 2015 at ForgetTheGym

As always, we are always planning ahead, and wanted to share with your our plans for 2015 and give you an opportunity to suggest new ideas for workshops, classes and events. So far, here is what our calendar looks like. We are working on some other new projects which will be added to the list soon. Our plans for 2015 … Read More

5 FREE Ways to get motivated and moving in January

It’s the time of year when we have the best of intentions but are tight on finances after the Christmas season. Here are 5 things that you can do that are completely FREE whatever level of fitness you feel you are at. 1. ForgetTheGym Facebook  challenge Join our ‘5 Minute a Day’ January Challenge to get you moving with strength … Read More

ForgetTheGym January Challenge

Join us for 5 minutes a day this January to knock the Christmas season out of you. There is no point starting out in January with unrealistic expectations of what you will achieve. Start small and stick to it. Our coach Aoife returns to fitness after the birth of Baby Eleanor this October and will guide you all through 5 … Read More

What happened in Beaujolais…

From the  vineyard trail paths to the crowded rue Nationale at the finishline, the Marathon du Beaujolais is a spectacular of another kind. It never fails to surprise, to bring a smile to a face, to lift spirits and build friendships and motivation for another year of running. It’s a day that you dont want to end. It may be … Read More