Tag Archives: Killyleagh

Sunny Tour of Down

Sunday Evening I just appened to catch the Weather forecast for the Week ahead and it was giving warm temperatures and lots of Sun for Tuesday so as soon as I got in to Work on Monday Morning I booked … 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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The Ton

The Ton. A Century. Yin Hundred. Treating myself to some time off work now that the warmer, sunnier weather has finally arrived I set off on the Bicycle in the direction of Newcastle, County Down for an Ice Cream. Leaving … Continue reading

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Sunday Evening Cycle

After a lazy day on the Sofa where I was tuned in to Manx Radio listening to the Isle of Man TT Superbike race I ventured out on the bicycle. Despite a few rain showers knocking around out I got … Continue reading

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A cheeky forty on a school night

Half past Six is the departure time for the Mid-week club cycle with the Castlereagh Cycling Club, leaving work at half past four it sounded like an easy target but the Belfast traffic gridlock and also having to stop to … 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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Forty one in the Sun

Forty one in the Sun, no not degrees Celsius but Miles on the Bicycle. Warm sun on the bones, dry roads underneath and some fantastic scenery made for a great spin despite a strong headwind at times slowing the progress. … Continue reading

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