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Windy Lap of the Lough

The Tour de Connemara is rapidly approaching and although I have completed numerous cycles this year of 60 odd miles I had not yet gone the same distance as the Tour de Connemara so I booked a Week off Work … Continue reading

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Twenty Sixteen

At the start of last year I submitted an entry for the Lap the Lough Cycling Sportive, an eighty five mile cycle around Northern Ireland’s largest lake, Lough Neagh. The Sportive was in August and I completed the lap with … 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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Video : Lap the Lough

Below is a short video clip from the recent Lap the Lough cycling Sportive event featuring the members of VC Glendale Cycling Club from Belfast as they approach the Ballyronan Water stop at about two thirds distance.

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Lap the Lough

Back in February I submitted an entry for this years Lap the Lough cycling Sportive, a cycle around Lough Neagh in an anti-clockwise circuit of 85 miles. Reading that car parking has been an issue in recent years [this was … Continue reading

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Evening Cycle

Cycle home from Work, throw the Bag in to the house, fill a couple of Water Bottles and then straight back out the door for an hour of hurt on the Bicycle. That was the plan and that is what … Continue reading

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Dull and dreary Dundrum

A chilly and very overcast morning greeted me as I wheeled my bicycle out to set off for my morning spin. The intention was to go for a distance ride to build up some endurance in prep for my lap … Continue reading

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