Category Archives: Bike Racing

Leg burning in the Sun

Saturday Morning 06:00 hours, time to start preppin for the Phoenix Cycling Club group ride. I turned on the Cooker to Cook some Eggs but when I opened the Fridge there were none arggghhhh! A Bowl of Porridge was the … Continue reading

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Sunny Lanes

Monday, May day, a day off Work and the Sun was out and the temperatures were up. I met a friend, Andreea, in Ballyhackamore and set off along the Comber Greenway then Cycling up the new Line and Gransha road … Continue reading

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Spin with Gavin

Saturday Evening and my mate Gavin contacted me to see if I was interested in meeting up in the Morning to go for a spin on the Bicycles for a couple of hours. It was a chilly but Sunny Morning … Continue reading

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Solo Saturday

With a lot of my regular Phoenix Cycling Club members off to Westport for a Weekend of Cycling and Craic I decided against Cycling over to the House of Sport to meet up with the rest of the Phoenix crew … Continue reading

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The early Bird gets the mostly dry Weather

Myself and a few of the regulars from the B2 group of Phoenix Cycling Club had planned to ride the North Down Cycling Club’s Bangor Coastal Sportive today but the Weather forecast was for a complete washout and with legs … Continue reading

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Broken promises and wrong turns

The Weekend finally arrived (why is there so much Week and so little Weekend?) and it was time to get geared up for the Saturday Morning Phoenix Cycling Club group ride, I have a few miles to Cycle to get … Continue reading

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Stephen McIlvenna

This morning we woke to the sad news that ‘Jack’ lost his life last night competing at the Manx Grand Prix on the Isle of Man, below is the official statement and a selection of my Photographs of the big … Continue reading

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Louise Dunlop interview

BBC’s Stephen Nolan is a big man whose career thrives on stirring up debate on emotive issues, many knock him for it and say he is a waste of space who has not got a clue what he is talking … Continue reading

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Out of the shadows

Up until now the racing efforts of William Dunlop have had to take a back seat to the amazing achievements of his younger sibling Michael Dunlop. A fine road racer in his own right William’s exploits have been somewhat over-shadowed … Continue reading

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North West 200, Saturday race day

The good dry, sunny weather of earlier in the week disappeared and back came the rain showers that Ireland is so famous for but unlike other years the racing was not abandoned, the full schedule of races were ran and … Continue reading

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