Tag Archives: Ballydrain road

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 tempo spin

Up early and out on the Bicycle before the madness of rush hour clogged up Belfasts roads network. An early spin so no time for a decnt breakfast and time to digest it so instead I opted for a small … Continue reading

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Club Championship road race

Another beautiful toasty warm Evening and another Phoenix CC club championship race near Saintfield. I took a steady spin up the Greenway to Comber and out the Ballydrain road then around the Ballyglighorn road and Quarry road up in to … Continue reading

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Phoenix CC Vets and Ladies Club Championships

This Evening was the Phoenix CC Vets and Ladies Club Championships road race around the Jacobs ladder Circuit at Saintfield better known to Motorcycle racing enthusiasts as the old Temple 100 Course, with the exception that the Cycle race runs … Continue reading

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Short n sharp

A full one and a half days rest and recovery since my solo century and after waiting until the slightly cooler evening after the raw heat of the day it was back on the Saddle and out for a short … Continue reading

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Sunset spin

After two and a half days off the Bicycle it was time to get back out there, but only for a short and fairly low intensity ride. A steady spin up the Comber Greenway to Comber and out the Killyleagh … Continue reading

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Early Birds and Worms

Something woke me from my Nights sleep just after 5am, it was already daylight and I was unable to get back to sleep so instead I got up, got the Cycling kit on, filled a Water Bottle and got out … Continue reading

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Nocturnal spin

Straight home from Work and straight out on the stress reliever aka the summer bike for a short spin in the fading light. As I started out the Legs were sluggish, heavy, still fatigued from my efforts in the Weekends … Continue reading

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Fast to Ballydorn and steady home

Generally Cyclists will set off in to the Wind if doing a circular loop so they can benefit from a blow home from a tailwind. This Morning I set off having paid no attention to the wind direction and as … Continue reading

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