Category Archives: Cycling

Back in the day II

The twelfth of July, the quietest day of the year on the roads with very little traffic, perfect for getting out on the Bicycle and clocking up a few miles. Setting off from Portadown on the Mahon road I took … Continue reading

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Back in the day

Whilst I currently live in the Belfast area I grew up in County Armagh, today I popped the Bicycle in the back of the Car and drove to Portadown to visit the parents and was straight out on to the … Continue reading

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Early Bird spin

I awoke at 4am, it was already daylight, I briefly considered getting geared up and going out on the Bicycle to enjoy the quiet roads whilst the World around me slept. Instead I returned to the Pillow and tried to … Continue reading

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Spin with Vin

My mate Gavin travelled down to Dundonald this Morning to catch up and go for a Cycle with me. We set off through Dundonald then in to the new line and hillhead roads. Ascending the Ballystockart road Gavin mentioned that … Continue reading

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Sunny Evening spin

Another day and another Cycle, I set off before 8pm and was surprised at just how warm it still was, but the arm warmers and Gillet were in the back pocket anyway as I knew the temperature would drop at … Continue reading

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Peninsula loop and a lesson in hydration

A beautifully warm and sunny Morning for a Bicycle ride. The Club spins had left at 8am and 9am neither of which had I any chance of making this Morning so instead I opted for a solo spin and decided … Continue reading

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Reagh Island

Friday Afternoon and out on the Bicycle for a short but enjoyable Bike ride round the County Down lanes. Up the Greenway to Comber to start with avoiding the stressed out Motorists on their commute home from Work. Out of … Continue reading

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Ards crit

Riding a Bicycle for me is more than exercise and has become more than a hobby, it has become a daily dose of feel good. If only I had taken it up years earlier. As a kid I was always … Continue reading

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Morning Cardio

Despite a conscious effort to get up and out early on the Bicycle this Morning to beat the incoming Rain it was still almost 8am before I managed to get out of the House. I immediately noticed just how warm … Continue reading

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Evening spin

It was in to the Evening before I ventured out on the Bicycle today and I decided to hit it hard and fast for a short spin up the main road to Comber, round the bypass and along the dual … Continue reading

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