Category Archives: Cycling

A character building day

Looking out the Window this Morning to see water-logged roads and constant heavy Rain I knew right away that this would be another challenging day in the Saddle. No beautiful Sunrise to look forward to today, no epic scenic views, … Continue reading

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This too shall pass

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse… and yet there I was cooking Breakfast and fitting Lights to the Winter steed getting geared up to tackle the 2017 … Continue reading

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2017 Cycling Year in numbers

As 2017 draws to its finale, here is a short little video summarising my Cycling year in numbers.

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Nocturnal Holywood loop

Tonight was a rare mild and dry evening after a prolonged bitterly cold and wet spell. So not long after getting home from Work I got myself and the Winter Bike sorted out, lit up [not quite like a festive … Continue reading

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Spinning the Hamster Wheel

Reports of Icey roads on the social media channels from local Cyclists were numerous and the news channels were even reporting that a gritter lorry had crashed in to a field aswell as multiple other vehicle road traffic accidents due … Continue reading

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Mission aborted

The plan was to just get out on the Bike and ride to Lisburn and back on the Lagan towpath, a nice flat, easy route just to get some miles in the legs something that has been missing for quite … Continue reading

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Solo Saturday

A bit milder than of late, the Mercury settling at around 7 degrees Celsius but alas the Roads were not only soaking wet but also filthy. Nothing else for it but to gear up and get out on the Bicycle … Continue reading

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Night ride

An absolutely freezing Night for a spin on the Bicycle, really cold air deep down in to the lungs to add to the pain. Two pairs of Gloves on each hand to keep the digits warm, four layers up top … Continue reading

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Cyclocross in the Park

With heavy Legs from yesterdays Cycling I Saddled up for the short spin across town to Ormeau Park to watch and Photograph the penultimate round of the 2017 Ulster Cyclocross championship. A rucksack on my back I kept it simple … Continue reading

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Solo Saturday slog

A little treat this Morning with an extra two hours on the Pillow 🙂 when I did escape the clutch of the duvet and looked out the window in anticipation of a nice dry day to get a good long … Continue reading

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