Tag Archives: Comber Greenway

Easy recovery spin

Friday, my twelfth day in a row on the Saddle and the Weekend Club spin looming tomorrow so today was all about riding very slow, looking over the hedges at the scenic views and just enjoying the warm sunshine. It … Continue reading

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Afternoon tempo session

A two hour bike ride today, two hours of hard but sustainable effort. Out through Dundonald up the new line then the Ballystockart road through the lanes crossing the Ballygowan road then more back lanes round to Saintfield. Leaving Saintfield … Continue reading

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Orangefield Park Cyclocross

The first of this years Cyclocross races took place today in Orangefield Park, I went for a short Cycle down the Greenway and across to Orangefield Park to capture some video clips from the racing and edited them together to … Continue reading

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Zone 2

A short spin up the Greenway to Comber then out the Ballydrain road and Ringneill road all against the Wind then turn around and repeat this time with a tailwind. A grey old afternoon with a strong breeze and temperatures … Continue reading

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Chasing goals

For this Evening’s Bicycle ride I set out with one target in mind, the hill climb in Holywood known as Creighton’s Green road from Browns brae road. I haved climbed this road numerous times, it never gets easier. Sometimes it … Continue reading

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Physical and Mental test of endurance

Ever bitten off more than you can chew? That is exactly how I was feeling at times on this Bicycle ride from Belfast up to the Kingdom of Mourne and back home. It is not that the ride was too … Continue reading

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Gentle little spin at dusk

After a chilled out day resting up from yesterdays wind battering I decided to venture out this evening for a nice easy spin just to stop the legs stiffening up as often happens when I take a complete day off … Continue reading

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Wind battered Cycle to Slieve Croob

Saturday Morning so time for the Phoenix CC Saturday group spin. Looking at the Weather forecast and a glance out the Window confirmed it was a very Windy day. I was hoping to ride with the faster B1 group but … Continue reading

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Killyleagh

The start of a new Week and another chance to get out on the Bicycle and “get some miles in” to keep building up the Cycling fitness. A day off the Bicycle yesterday provided some rest and recovery for the … Continue reading

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Castleward bun run

Despite “the best laid plans of Mice and Men” a couple of unforseen minor issues with batteries saw me leaving the house ten minutes later than planned and now well and truly up against time to get across the outer … Continue reading

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