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Phoenix Sportive

Another dry, Sunny Morning as I left Belfast for Lisburn for my cycling clubs annual Sportive. I had barely gone a mile when I had to hurriedly stop and pull on the Arm warmers due to the chill in the … Continue reading

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Spin with Gavin

Saturday Evening and my mate Gavin contacted me to see if I was interested in meeting up in the Morning to go for a spin on the Bicycles for a couple of hours. It was a chilly but Sunny Morning … Continue reading

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Sunny Slieve Croob

What a day for a Bike ride, ‘Wall-toWall’ Sunshine, dry roads and not too bad winds, mostly 🙂 I decided that County Down would be the destination and specifically an ascent of Slieve Croob from the Castlewellan side. I had … Continue reading

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Frosty & Sunny

A very heavy frost overnight had me umming and aaaing about whether to venture out early for the Saturday Phoenix Cycling club spin or delay my start by an hour to allow for a thaw and do a solo spin … Continue reading

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Phoenix CC Club spin

Despite the roads still being wet from last Nights Rain there was no doubt in my mind about what Bicycle to ride on this Morning’s Phoenix CC club spin, the good bike aka my Cannondale. There was however many doubts … Continue reading

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Phoenix club spin

Clipping in to the Pedals and Cycling off along the Knock Road and the Outer Ring to get to the House of Sport for the Weekly Phoenix Cycling Club spin the roads were strangely dry with no rain despite a … Continue reading

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Dromara Coastal Sportive

Today I joined 300 plus Cyclists to ride the Dromara Coastal Sportive in aid of Macmillan Cancer. The Sportive organised by Dromara Cycling Club started and finished at Dromara Football Club. Arriving at the Football Club with the Rain hammering … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Spin

An unseasonably mild day had me thinking about taking the ‘summer bike‘ bike out for a ride, but a look out the Window revealed the Roads were still soaking and covered in all kinds of debris and so the Winter … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club run

Studying the Weather forecast for the Weekend, Saturday looked like the slightly better of the Two days so I ventured over to Forestside to meet up with a hardy few from Castlereagh Cycling Club to brave the strong winds and … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club run

For the first time in a number of Weeks I was able to go out on the Sunday Club run with my cycling club, Castlereagh. As usual we gathered at Forster Green then a loose plan of ‘head South’ was … Continue reading

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