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Adventure in the City – Family Adventure Weekend in Dublin 8

OutdoorCommunity.ie along with Outdoor Discovery … Dirt Monkeys and The South West Inner City Network  present The Dublin 8 Family Activity Adventure weekend. Come along to this  free event on Cork Street, Dublin 8 and get involved!   . June 22nd & 23rd 2013 from 12.00 to 6.00pm Also, on Saturday, be there for awesome freestyle BMX displays from [...]

Rock Climbing Gola Island - Iain Miller

App of the Month – Donegal Rock Climbing App

There are a million and one adventure apps out there that aim to make the outdoors more accessible to both beginners and to the more experienced adventurer but,  unfortunately for us, there aren’t too many that are geared towards the Irish market in particular.  There are plenty of generic apps for biking, hiking, running, sailing [...]

Freelance Instructor Database Launched

OutdoorCommunity.ie are proud to launch our new Freelance Instructor Database.  If you are a freelance instructor, or even someone who is qualified to instruct in any type of outdoor discipline and would like to have your profile added to this database then simply complete the submission form.  Once your submission has been verified your profile [...]

Stranded Dead Fin Whale at Ardtermon Strand, Co. Sligo

A dead, stranded 12 metre Fin whale (Balaenoptera Physalus) was reported by Jimmy & Viera Stupakova at Ardtermon Strand near Raghly, Co. Sligo on 28th November.  The second largest whale species on the planet, it is the first validated record of a fin whale in Co. Sligo.  It is also the fifth record of this [...]

Irish Freestyle League – Sluice Rodeo 2011 Results

After a long season the scores were in with all to play for in the last event of the Irishfreestyle League in 2011.  Despite perfect planning, nature threw a spanner in the works with hardly any rain this summer, meaning the ESB were unable to schedule a release from Leixlip to provide sufficient waves at [...]