News 2020


Title:  Zooming 'round the Mountains
Date:  23/11/2020

Zooming 'round the mountains - online lecture series

Mountaineering Ireland is delighted to launch the 'Zooming 'round the mountains' online lecture series. The online lecture series features a wide range of speakers covering a host of topics. The series is designed to connect, inspire and inform Mountaineering Ireland's members, and the wider hillwalking and climbing community.

These online events will be hosted on the Zoom online meeting platform. For more information and to join any of the events simply click on the relevant link below, enter your details and you will then receive a link to join.

Date Time Topic & Link Presenter
Tue 3rd Nov 7:00pm - 9:00pm Poor Visibility Navigation - Techniques & Tips Jane Carney
Wed 4th Nov 8:00pm - 9:00pm Let's Talk About Access Helen Lawless
Thur 6th Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm What a year! The climbing adventures of Anastasija Strizakova in 2020 Anastasija Strizakova
Sun 8th Nov 6:00pm - 7:30pm Upland Archaeology, Bronze & Iron Age Ania Bakiewicz
Tue 10th Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm I'm a hillwalking leader & trainer, ask me anything Russell Mills
Wed 11th Nov 8:30pm - 9:30pm I'm a climbing instructor, ask me anything  John Healy
Thur 12th Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm 12 Bens Adventure Na Sléibhte Hillwalking Club
Fri 13th Nov 8:00pm - 9:00pm Alpine Climbing - Practice, Places and Peaks John Orr
Mo 16th Nov


Let's Talk About Access Helen Lawless
Tue 17th Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm Club committee workshop Ruth Whelan
Wed 18th Nov 8:30pm - 9:30pm Big-wall climbing in South-America Marek Przybylski
Thur 19th Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm An Evening With SEMRA SEMRA
Mon 23rd Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm Irish Peaks - The story behind the book Margaret & Alan Tees
Tue 24th Nov 8:30pm - 9:30pm Climbing The Nose Paul Collins & Martin Dunne
Wed 25th Nov 8:00pm - 9:00pm Female Masterclass - Eimir McSwiggan Eimir McSwiggan
Thur 26th Nov 7:30pm - 8:30pm Eoin Keith - Endurance Eoin Keith
Fr 27th Nov

7:30pm - 9:00pm

Let's Talk About Access Helen Lawless
Sun 29th Nov

7:00pm -


Poor Visibility Navigation - Techniques & Tips Jane Carney
Mon 30th Nov 8:00pm - 9:00pm Exploring the night sky Georgia McMillan
Tue 1st Dec 8:00pm - 9:00 pm Becoming a Mountain Guide Paul Swail
Wed 2nd Dec 7:00pm - 8:00pm Meet Patrick O'Sullivan - Editor of the Irish Mountain Log Patrick O'Sullivan
Thur 3rd Dec 7:30pm - 8:30pm I'm a Climbing Coach, Ask Me Anything Rob Hunter
Sun 6th Dec 6:00pm - 8:00pm Upland Archaeology, Medieval & Post Medieval Ania Bakiewicz
Tue 8th Dec 7:30pm - 8:30pm Introducing Young People to the Mountains Kevin Kilroy
Wed 9th Dec

6:00pm - 


Winter Foraging - sustenance or slim pickings? Darach Ó Murchú
Sun 13th Dec

7:00pm -


Female Master Class #7 featuring Lucy Mitchell Lucy Mitchell
Tue 15th Dec

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Expedition Planning James McManus
Wed 16th Dec

8:00pm - 9:00pm

Big Lines & Free Lines

John McCune


These online events are free for current members of Mountaineering Ireland. Non-members will pay a €10 fee for most events.




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