Tag Archives: Airport Road

Slaughter in the Quarter

After last Night’s storm the Wind eased throughout today and by the time I left work I was itching to get out on the Bicycle with the intention of going on a solo spin. But then it suddenly dawned on … Continue reading

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Tuesday Clubbing

Tuesday and Thursday Evening’s throughout the Winter months sees my Cycling Club do fast paced group rides up and down the Airport road in a relatively safe environment. Street lighting, roads salted, down at sea level and light traffic means … Continue reading

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Late Evening spin

A bit later than planned I got out on the Bicycle for a short, sharp, lash up and down the Airport road. It is pan flat bar plentiful speed ramps so is conducive to sustained high speed but you are … Continue reading

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Sunset pootle

A lovely Summers Evening and a chance to get out on the Bicycle for a very short, very low effort Cycle down the Comber Greenway to Holywood Arches over the Dee Street Bridge out the Airport road around to Holywood … Continue reading

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A Wet one

Finally the good spell of Weather broke and back to the Rain, I did not care I wanted out for a spin on the Bicycle. I thought it was only light Rain but once I got out in it I … Continue reading

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Recovery spin

A short Cycle after Work, an easy spin just turning over the pedals to flush the legs out with no big efforts or speed. With Legs still heavily fatigued from my Mourne Century this easy effort short loop over to … Continue reading

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Looks can be deceptive

Looking out at the Sunshine and Blue Sky it looked like a nice mild day for a spin on the Bicycle, but looks can be deceptive! I sorted out the Winter Bike and got myself layered up for what I … Continue reading

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Slaughtered in the Quarter

Andreea (a foreign girl living near me) whom I came across on a few Cycling Sportives last year contacted me earlier in the Week looking for details on joining us on the Weekly Phoenix Cycling Club Weekend group rides. She … Continue reading

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Short Nocturnal spin

Just a short Cycle tonight with the Rain starting not long after I left the house, had it came on before I got out the lure of the Sofa might have been too much! I cycled over to Holywood then … Continue reading

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Slaughter in the Quarter

Slaughter in the Quarter is a term of endearment used to describe the Winter Season, Night time high tempo Phoenix Cycling Club laps of the Titanic Quarter and Airport Road in Belfast. It is a tough, fast paced, chain gang … Continue reading

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