Get Running with the Irish Times

Exciting times for ForgetTheGym as we are delighted to be chosen by the Irish Times to be their  Running Experts for their new Get Running Programmes. Mary will be delivering the programmes Online – through video, weekly emails, and on online forums. The Beginners Running Programme kicked off in January 2014, and takes people from 1 minute jog right up … Read More

Running Resolutions….

I have taken a few weeks off running myself this December (and have survived surprisingly well), so much so, I think I could get used to this lazy lifestyle. So just like you, I fear I may struggle to get going again in the new year – especially with the dark and dreary weather. So how to get myself motivated? … Read More

Xmas Lights and Mulled Wine Runs

It’s that time of the year again where we take our running less seriously and enjoy the buzz of the Xmas scene while running through the city. We will leave our meeting points and cover about 5k distance with stops along the way for exercises, but also make pitstops at the Christmas Market, along Shopping Streets to see the Windows … Read More

Happy Birthday Malahide Parkrun

I love Parkrun. As a runner, a coach, a volunteer or even just a facebook follower, Parkrun works. I would go as far as saying Parkrun the best thing to happen to running in Ireland in the last year. People think because I am a running coach I have endless motivation to get up and run each morning. It is … Read More

It’s Dublin Marathon Week

It that time of the year again and we are all getting excited (and a bit nervous) about the week ahead.As a special treat for all you runners  (and supporters) this year, we are going to post lots of Hints, Tips, Motivation and Inspiration each day this week. You can see the full details of what will be offered each … Read More

Oct/Nov Class Schedule

Our Autumn Term is up and running (literally). If you have missed the start date (7th Oct), and would like to join us – no problem. Check out the Class Timetable and Send me an Email and we can work out the best class for you. This is out last term for 2013, so get in quick. You know yourself, … Read More