Tag Archives: Finaghy

To the Lough and back

A reasonable day for a Bike ride, dry roads, overcast, a little on the chilly side and a character building strong wind making a solo spin tougher than what the equivalent route on a group ride would be. I planned … Continue reading

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Spin with Vin

So far this year I have not got out and managed to fit in a decent longer distance Bicycle ride, today was all about addressing that. I phoned my mate Gavin and arranged to meet him in Moira and then … Continue reading

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Saturday Club Spin

Saturday Morning and the start of a three day long weekend for Easter, 🙂 the weather forecast was reasonable (mostly dry with a few rain showers) so I opted for the Phoenix Cycling Club group spin. Setting off along the … Continue reading

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Phoenix CC Bun run

Having treated the Winter Bicycle to new gear cables, a new Chain and based on the advice from my recent Retul Bike fitting at McConveys some narrower bars and fresh bar tape, I was keen to get out on the … Continue reading

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Drumlins, Deflations and Derailleur woes

With doubts about whether my energy levels had had enough rest days to recover from Tuesday’s long day in the Saddle I clipped in to the Pedals and Cycled along the Knock road to the House of Sport for the … Continue reading

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Phoenix Club Spin

Another Saturday Morning and another Phoenix Cycling Club group Cycle. The Morning dawned bright and the roads were mostly dry but the strong Wind was still making for a difficult life, with frequent heavy Showers forecast we would do well … Continue reading

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Up to Divis

A mild, dull morning with dry tarmac and not too bad a wind as I set off on my bicycle up the Knock Carriageway past Newtownbreda and Belvoir before turning right down past Shaw’s Bridge to the House of Sport … Continue reading

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