Tag Archives: Carrickfergus

Up the Knockagh

Up good and early and keen to get out on the Bicycle for a good session to make up for yesterday, but even so it took me an age to get sorted out and out the door. Heat wave? Woah … Continue reading

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Solo Century

A gorgeous warm Sunny Morning and it was forecasted to be a scorcher all day long, no rain 🙂 just some wind to contend with 🙁 I do a lot of my Cycling on the roads of County Down so … 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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Escaping the Office

So a Cycling Work Colleague suggested that we take a day off and go for a long Bicycle ride and today, Thursday, was the day we settled on. Weather conditions were dry, overcast, light winds and very warm. I Cycled … Continue reading

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Feeling Deflated

Another Sunny but very Cold, Frosty Morning saw me putting on numerous layers to combat the cold before clipping in to the Pedals and Cycling along the Knock Carriageway to the House of Sport for the Phoenix CC club spin. … Continue reading

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Sunny Whitehead

A crisp, sunny day with an icey Southerly Wind though thankfully not too strong. Fresh from reawakening my legs from their festive slumber on a gentle thirty mile Cycle yesterday I set off this Morning for a slightly longer spin. … Continue reading

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Phoenix Sportive

Sunday and the rearranged Phoenix Sportive which was originally planned for Spring. I met the rest of the club at the House of Sport and we cycled through Belfast to the Grove Wellbeing Centre for sign-on and to collect our … Continue reading

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Gleno and Islandmagee

It’s that time of year again when my Car needs a bit of prep to pass its annual MOT check so I drove over to Gilpin Automotive in Ballynure with my Bicycle in the back and took a scenic ride … Continue reading

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The only way is up!

A Work Colleague whom I have Cycled with on numerous occasions [despite or maybe because of not getting out together for a long time] suggested that we get out on the Bicycles this Weekend and so a plan was hatched. … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Spin

With Yesterday being Dry with mostly dry Roads and even a blink of Sunshine, thoughts crept in to my head of taking out the ‘Summer Bike’ for the Sunday spin with Castlereagh Cycling Club. So when the alarm went off … Continue reading

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