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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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Gentle spin

This Morning I set off for the House of Sport to join the Weekend Saturday Morning, Phoenix CC, Club spin. The intention was to ride as easy as possible all Morning to save energy to get out again on Sunday … Continue reading

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Spin with Gavin

Saturday Evening and my mate Gavin contacted me to see if I was interested in meeting up in the Morning to go for a spin on the Bicycles for a couple of hours. It was a chilly but Sunny Morning … Continue reading

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Sunny Slieve Croob

What a day for a Bike ride, ‘Wall-toWall’ Sunshine, dry roads and not too bad winds, mostly 🙂 I decided that County Down would be the destination and specifically an ascent of Slieve Croob from the Castlewellan side. I had … Continue reading

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Making Hay while the Sun shines

Earlier in the Week the Weather forecast looked promising for midweek, I thought about booking a day off from Work for Wednesday but did not book it and of course Wednesday was lovely bright sunshine all day long, though very … Continue reading

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Last day off, last cycle

Tomorrow sees me return to work after being off for a week, with beautiful blue skies and warm sunshine I wasn’t going to miss the opportunity to get out on the Bicycle and get in a few more miles, but … Continue reading

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Bicycles, Sun and Hail

Wakening up and seeing my Car frozen from a heavy overnight Frost wasn’t exactly confidence inspiring for getting out on the Bicycle but a short Walk to gauge the Road conditions confirmed that the Roads were fine and with the … Continue reading

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Sunny Afternoon

A very dull, overcast Morning saw me in no hurry to Saddle up and get out on the Bicycle, instead I treated the Car to some long overdue warm Soapy Water to wash off the Winter Grime. An early lunch … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Spin

An unseasonably mild day had me thinking about taking the ‘summer bike‘ bike out for a ride, but a look out the Window revealed the Roads were still soaking and covered in all kinds of debris and so the Winter … Continue reading

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Tour of County Down

A cool and misty morning as I waited at the side of the Knock road for Toddy to cycle down from Craigantlet, but already the Sun was threatening to put in an appearance for a second day in a row. … Continue reading

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