Tag Archives: Katesbridge

Carlingford Century

Carlingford and the Cooley Peninsula is an area in the Republic of Ireland that has been on my Radar to Cycle for quite some time. So when I saw on the Phoenix Cycling Club message board that the B1 group … Continue reading

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Leg burning in the Sun

Saturday Morning 06:00 hours, time to start preppin for the Phoenix Cycling Club group ride. I turned on the Cooker to Cook some Eggs but when I opened the Fridge there were none arggghhhh! A Bowl of Porridge was the … Continue reading

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Phoenix Sportive

Another dry, Sunny Morning as I left Belfast for Lisburn for my cycling clubs annual Sportive. I had barely gone a mile when I had to hurriedly stop and pull on the Arm warmers due to the chill in 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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Blue Sky, White Clouds and Sunshine

The roads were still wet from very heavy overnight rain as I clipped in to the pedals and set off down the Knock road for the House of Sport in beautiful Sunshine for the Weekend Phoenix CC club spin having … Continue reading

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A pedal in the Kingdom of Mourne

An overcast, chilly day but thankfully the wind was light and the roads were dry as myself and two friends whom I hadn’t seen in a few years left Banbridge in County Down and cycled up the Castlewellan road where … Continue reading

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Iveagh 50 Sportive

With taking a couple of days off from Cycling after Lap the Lough and bar a one hour session midweek I had done no cycling worth talking about this Week other than a few days commuting in to Belfast and … Continue reading

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