Joe Fylan

Get Started With Geo-caching

What is Geocaching? If you are looking for a way to combine treasure hunting with orienteering and bring them both into the 21st century, then geocaching might be just what you are after. Geocaching involves hiding a cache somewhere, usually consisting of a waterproof container, a log book and a pen, and then listing their …

Get Started With Geo-caching Read More »

Getting Started With Orienteering

If walking through nature, enjoying the sights, smells and sounds of the great outdoors isn’t quite enough for you, then orienteering could be just what you need in order to make your outdoor pursuits more interesting. What is Orienteering? Orienteering is an outdoor sport that requires a good selection of skills in order to complete …

Getting Started With Orienteering Read More »

5 Things: Night Running

With the days getting shorter, night running becomes inevitable if you want to keep active and not turn into a couch potato over the winter months. While running at night is definitely an option, there are some safety issues to take into consideration before hitting the road. By following these five tips you should be …

5 Things: Night Running Read More »

Long Distance Paths in Ireland

Ireland might be lagging behind its English neighbours when it comes to the number of long distance paths on offer but over the recent years some work has been put into rectifying this. While there are plenty of opportunities to experience long walks through the scenic countryside of Ireland only a small number of paths …

Long Distance Paths in Ireland Read More »

How to Prevent Treadmill Dread

Like traffic wardens and taxes, treadmill training is just one of those necessary evils we all have to put up with at some point in our lives. While pounding away on the mill like a giant hamster can be boring and uninspiring, it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are five top tips to make treadmill …

How to Prevent Treadmill Dread Read More »