Tag Archives: Gilnahirk

Sunny Evening spin

Another day and another Cycle, I set off before 8pm and was surprised at just how warm it still was, but the arm warmers and Gillet were in the back pocket anyway as I knew the temperature would drop at … Continue reading

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Long pootles and short efforts

A short spin this Afternoon on a very dull, cloudy day but still very warm and humid. I decided to just ride nice and easy and only put in a big effort on a couple of short sections of road … Continue reading

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Solo Saturday

With a lot of my regular Phoenix Cycling Club members off to Westport for a Weekend of Cycling and Craic I decided against Cycling over to the House of Sport to meet up with the rest of the Phoenix crew … Continue reading

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Paddys Day bonus Cycle

Getting home an hour early for Saint Patricks Day with the Roads bone dry and the Sun shining brightly was the impetus to get out on the Bicycle and get a few Miles in before darkness closed in. I am … Continue reading

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Short n hilly Saturday

After a lazy Morning and a quick Sandwich for lunch, I ventured out on the Bicycle for a short but hard training ride tackling my nemesis, hills! Without any flat road miles for a warm-up it was straight in to … Continue reading

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Saturday Solo

With the Weather forecast for early sunshine clouding over with rain coming in in the afternoon I made the effort to get out early on the Bicycle and get a few miles in. A steady pedal along the Comber Greenway … Continue reading

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A short Evening Cycle

Just a short cycle tonight after work and getting myself fed. A gentle paced four miles of the Comber Greenway to warm the leg muscles and then twice up and down Gilnahirk hill where the strong head wind added an … Continue reading

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Saturday epic

A solo cycle today and my longest ever ride to date which also happened to be a new personal record for elevation gain too. At just over 87 miles with six thousand, seven hundred feet of elevation gain it’s fair … Continue reading

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62 Hilly, Blustery miles

Out on the bicycle again this morning on the Titanic Quarter Cycling Club’s ride, fighting a strong wind and the force of gravity climbing up over Craigantlet, Bradshaw Brae and Gilnahirk hills this morning meant sore legs and zero energy … Continue reading

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