Tag Archives: Carrickfergus

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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Handy jaunt to Carrick

Today I had planned to hop on the bike with a backpack and Camera and just bimble along the Lagan towpath at my leisure. Those plans all changed last night when ‘Toddy’ contacted me to see if I would go … Continue reading

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Video : Castlereagh CC club run

Ever wondered what it is like to be part of a Cycling club out on one of their group rides? Wonder no more. Below is some point of view video clips filmed from my Bicycle captured during Sunday’s club ride … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Run

Not getting many miles in yesterday I was up early and ready for a day in the Saddle for the Sunday morning Club run with Castlereagh Cycle Club. Unfortunately few of the Lites turned up so I had to tag … Continue reading

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