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Video : 2017 Tour de Connemara

Below is my edited footage from this years 2017 Tour de Connemara Sportive starting and finishing in Clifden, County Galway, Ireland. The day started damp and very windy and ended up warm and sunny but still windy.

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Ballynahinch Castle and Inagh Valley

Today was one of those days where every hill crested and every corner turned led to yet another perfect postcard photo opportunity. The roads were dry, the strong winds were back, the road surface superb as I cycled along the … Continue reading

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Video : Tour de Connemara Sportive

Below is some video clips from our Phoenix Cycle Club ride on the Tour de Connemara Sportive.

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Tour de Connemara : Day Four

Tour de Connemara Sportive day. The day started dry though there were a few signs of an overnight shower, but it was dry and warm as I left Clifden and cycled up the Galway Road to Clifden Gate to meet … Continue reading

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Connemara, day seven

My last full day in Connemara before the long drive home tomorrow. A dull, very windy day with a few showers so not great for getting out with the Camera. Salty Sea spray blowing round the lens and a wind … Continue reading

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Connemara, day four

A welcome lazy, long lie in bed to recharge the batteries before drinking copious amount of ‘tae‘ whilst waiting to see what the weather was going to do. A fresher, windier day and quite a bit more overcast helped make … Continue reading

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Connemara, day three

Another pre-sunrise start to find a location and get setup ready for the light to come good across the Connemara landscape, we worked the location for a bit with different compositions and focal lengths before going back to the digs … Continue reading

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Connemara day two

An early start to catch the sunrise driving around not knowing the location and not knowing where the light would rise. The hills in the area were blocking the light from filtering through to the valley floor but we could … Continue reading

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Connemara day one

A long drive from Belfast to Clifden in County Galway, Ireland through some cracking scenic roads blessed with Autumnal sunshine was rewarded with a beautiful sunset which cast a warm, red glow across the landscape. If you want to buy … Continue reading

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