Your Summer of Running

Where will your running take you this summer ? It’s time to start thinking about your summer of running. You know how quickly the weeks go by, so now is the time to plan what you want to do this summer, and then decide how to get there. Here are 5 Simple Steps to make 2014 your best summer of … Read More

Springtime at Forget The Gym

The evenings are getting longer, the days are that little bit warmer, it’s time to get back outdoors. Let us inspire you with our upcoming running classes, workshops, events and holidays. Mary’s Running Retreat: Join Mary at her Cliffs of Moher Running Retreat in May. If you enjoy fresh air, good food, a comfy bed and the west of Ireland … Read More

Milan Relay Marathon

Milan, Italy, April 6th 2014. Would you like to be part of a Marathon, but not run the whole distance ? Come with us to Milan, and on the 6th April take part in the Relay Marathon. How it works : In a team of 4 you will cover the marathon distance as follows : First leg: 13.5 km (change … Read More

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