Tag Archives: Autumn

Wild and Windy

Is there no end to these strong Winds? August was a washout, now Autumn is just one constant battle with the Wind… and the Wind is winning the battle every single time. Today was a 42 mile Cycle door-to-door. Up … Continue reading

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When Darkness descends, the temperature plummets

A beaut dry, sunny evening added haste to my Car commute home from Work. A brisk turnaround and straight out on the Bicycle to enjoy a spin in the Countryside with the objective of getting in 30 miles or thereabouts. … Continue reading

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Gentle pootle

For a Week or more a Work Colleague has been ‘under the Weather‘ and inevitably sitting so close to him in an Office I too am now nursing a head cold and a cough. Sitting on the Sofa Coughing and … Continue reading

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Rest and recovery day

No Cycling today, just a bit of a longer lie on the Pillow then after poaching some Eggs for Breakfast it was out with the trusty Nikon a short spin over to the National Trusts’s Cregagh Glen at Lisnabreeny. The … Continue reading

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Redburn Country Park

Many a time I have Cycled past Redburn Country Park on my way to or from Holywood without stopping to look around. Today I grabbed my trusty Nikon and drove over, parked up and walked through the steep Woodland watching … Continue reading

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Awesome Autumn

Today was one of those picture postcard perfect days, it was dry, there was barely a breeze, there was a nip in the air early on but as the morning progressed it became very mild and the Sun even put … Continue reading

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Knobbly Tyres, Crunchy leaves and Autumnal Sunshine

Today I dipped in to the annual leave and took a day off from the daily grind, the day was set to be fair. I grabbed my ‘Winter Bike‘ (a CX or Cyclocross Bike designed for riding on Tarmac and … Continue reading

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Afternoon Pootle

After having done some maintenance recently on the ‘Winter Bike‘ I ventured out this Afternoon for a test ride to check all was well. The wind was very blustery but the Sun was shining and it was a very mild … Continue reading

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Leisurely Lagan Cycle

All Week has seen chilly Morning Cycle commutes in thick Fog, followed by a warmer, sunnier cycle home in the Afternoon. This Morning started the same, chilly and very Foggy but I got the urge for a pedal so booked … Continue reading

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Stormont Estate

After forty four miles in the Saddle yesterday my legs were not up to the rigours of another cycle today, so I went for a gentle paced four and a half mile walk from home, around the Stormont Estate in … Continue reading

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