Dublin Marathon Tips

We are so excited for everyone taking part in this year’s SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon taking place on Sunday 28th October 2018. . We will be out on the streets shouting and cheering along all our Marathon Coaching Group and everyone else as they take on the 26.2 miles. Sneak preview of our posters… Here is some of our many … Read More

Walking with a buggy – tips to make it easier

As part of her series of articles on motherhood, In this article Mary gives tips on walking with a buggy. This article was first published in The Irish Times on 5th June 2017. You can read the full article online

Preview of 2017 at Forget The Gym

 Here is what’s happening in 2017 at Forget The Gym: Coaching Team : Mary returns from maternity leave to lead classes and workshops, while Aoife winds down towards her maternity leave. Anne continues to teach classes while keeping us updated on all her ultra running plans. Beginners Running Classes – Our original 8 week course returns to Sandymount and Clontarf … Read More

All our plans for 2016

We have put together a little handout for you which shows you everything we have on this year. From workshop dates to running classes, hopefully having all the info in one place will make it easy for you to get inspired. View and Download All Our Plans for 2016 Here’s to a great year of running – Aoife, Mary and … Read More

12 Months of Running – April

‘A grand stretch in the evenings’ – all the more reason to sign up to an event this April. Plenty of mid week training runs and full classes of daylight, whats not to love about this time of year? So here are a few of our favourite races coming your way this month. Dunboyne 4 mile A great distance for … Read More

12 Months of Running – March

Be part of your own parade this March March is looking to be a great month of running this year with races almost every weekend. Not to mention the options of parkrun every Saturday.  Why not join us at St Anne’s Parkrun on March 12th when some of our newly graduated Running Chicks will complete their first 5k. Adamstown 5/10k … Read More

Our favorite running accessories

We are always being asked what clothing and gadgets runners should have. In truth, a good pair of runners and a good sports bra (for the ladies) is about all you need. But in order to make your run more comfortable, more enjoyable and just all round easier we have a few accessories that we just love. And who doesn’t … Read More

Dublin Marathon 2016. Tempted?

Is ‘run a marathon’ on your bucket list? If you can run 8k-10k comfortably and can commit to 16 weeks (4 runs per week) of training, we will get you to the marathon finish line; smiling, happy and delighted with yourself. Train with Forget the Gym for Dublin Marathon : For Dublin Marathon 2016, we have 3 options for you … Read More