About Mountain Rescue Ireland

Any request for emergency assistance in the upland and mountainous areas on the island of Ireland is met by a volunteer response from one of the 11 mountain rescue teams that compose Mountain Rescue Ireland (M.R.I.). These teams are on stand by 24/7/365 to respond to requests for assistance are tasked through the 999/112 emergency phone system.

The eleven teams that MRI represents are:

  • Donegal Mountain Rescue Team
  • Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team
  • Galway Mountain Rescue Team
  • Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Team
  • Kerry Mountain Rescue Team
  • Mayo Mountain Rescue Team
  • Mourne Mountain Rescue Team
  • North West Mountain Rescue Team
  • Search and Rescue Dog Association of Ireland (SARDA)
  • Sligo/Leitrim Mountain Rescue Team
  • South Eastern Mountain Rescue Association (SEMRA)
MRI Board of Directors

External: Jane Carney
Internal: Kenny Roberts, Secretary
Internal: Jonathan Shields, Chair
Internal: Eva-Marie O’Brien, Treasurer
External: Niall Greene

MRI Executive Committee

Secretary: Kenny Roberts
Chair: Jonathan Shields
Treasurer: Eva-Marie O’Brien
Public Relations: Ruth Cunniffe
Medical: Paul Butcher
Statistics: Lorcan O’Neill
Peer Review: Alan Carr
Aeronautical: Diarmaid Scully
Tetra: Kenny Roberts
SARCALL: Donal McNamara

          2020 Report

      Past Reports

          2019 Report