Tag Archives: Balloo

Windy, Sunny, Warm

Another wonderful Sunny day but the Wind had picked up big time making forward progress a doddle or a burden depending on which direction you were travelling. Due to the strong Wind I left the Summer Bike and its deep … Continue reading

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Wet and Muddy

The early Morning drizzle did not clear up as per the predictions of the Weather forecast so I was left with the choice of getting geared up and venturing out in to the inclement conditions or alternatively Cycle indoors on … 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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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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A good spin for ‘a school night’

Commuting home battling against a strong headwind and navigating through the hoardes of Northern Ireland Supporters Walking to the fanzone I was already doing the mental aritihmetic in my head to try and figure out if I had enough minutes … Continue reading

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Easy like Sunday Morning

I set an early Alarm to give me plenty of time to get ready and Cycle over to the House of Sport for another ride with Phoenix CC now that I have officially swapped over from Castlereagh, but looking out … Continue reading

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Long Weeks and Short Weekends

There are just not enough Days in the Weekend, the ratio of Weekend days to Work Days is grossly imbalanced. With the first signs of Spring starting to emerge from the cold, wet grasp of Winters grubby hand I treated … Continue reading

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Metric Century

The recent Arctic blast subsided relented and back came the Rain. With less chance of the Tyres losing grip with the Tarmac due to the slightly milder temperatures I layered up and Cycled over to Forestside to meet up with … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Run

Out with Castlereagh Cycling Club again today, wet roads, very low temperatures so lots of layers to keep the heat in, and some nice if weak sunshine only ruined by one short shower of rain. We set off from Forestside … Continue reading

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French Toast and Gales

Mondays and having to Work are not a great combination so I took a days annual leave and went out for a cycle instead. The strong gales of the Weekend were still around but at least the incessant rain had … Continue reading

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