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Saturday solo

The Weather forecast gave more prolonged Rain for mid-morning Saturday and to last most of the day so I opted to get out early and get a Bike ride in before the Weather closed in. Daylight had only just broken … Continue reading

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Carlingford Century

Carlingford and the Cooley Peninsula is an area in the Republic of Ireland that has been on my Radar to Cycle for quite some time. So when I saw on the Phoenix Cycling Club message board that the B1 group … Continue reading

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Racing the darkness

Having just sold my Car to a mate, I drove straight after Work to deliver it to him and took my Bicycle out of the back of it to Cycle back to Belfast on a nice Summer Evening. Despite a … 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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Killyleagh Picnic

In stark contrast to yesterday today was bright Sunshine and mostly dry roads 🙂 but the strong wind was still hanging around 🙁 I set off nice and easy along the Comber Greenway to Comber then increased the pace a … Continue reading

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Collecting the Car

With the Weather forecast predicting Rain to come in early to mid-Morning and stay all day I set off in the dry to collect my Car hoping to get a dry spin over. I had barely made it down in … Continue reading

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Car-less and carefree

That time of Year again where I leave my Car with a Garage for its annual pre-mot once-over. I drove over to Ballynure with my Summer Bike in the back of the Car and then cycled home again. My route … Continue reading

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Empty Legs

Sometimes you are the Hammer, sometimes you are the Nail. Today I was the Nail, the legs were lacking, missing in action! I met Andreea in the usual place and we set off down the Comber Greenway to the Beersbridge … Continue reading

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Reawakening the Legs

Friday Evening and time to get back on the Bicycle Saddle after taking it easy all Week to let my body rest, recover and adapt to the Week of training down in Clifden. Well rested I hit it hard, keeping … Continue reading

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Recovery Ride in the Sun

Still very Windy so back out on the Winter Bike again for an easy two hours at a very low intensity to let the body recover from all the miles this Week. Utilising the Greenway, City Parks and Lagan Towpath … Continue reading

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