Category Archives: Bike Racing

Castleward bun run

Despite “the best laid plans of Mice and Men” a couple of unforseen minor issues with batteries saw me leaving the house ten minutes later than planned and now well and truly up against time to get across the outer … Continue reading

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Easy spinning

A day of not being able to decide on a route to Cycle and as the day wore on then I decided (finally!!) to just go out a very short, very easy spin over to Holywood and back in the … Continue reading

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n + 1

Rule 12 // The correct number of Bikes to own is n+1 While the minimum number of bikes one should own is three the correct number is n+1, where n is the number of bikes currently owned. This equation may also be re-written as s-1, … Continue reading

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Short Afternoon spin

A short spin in the Afternoon to spin the legs over, out through Dundonald on the Newtownards road, it was intended to be an easy spin to loosen the legs up but due to lane restrictions for roadworks I had … Continue reading

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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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