Tag Archives: Leitrim

Scenic County Down

Up early, kit on, Bicycle sorted and out the door earlier than normal to benefit from traffic free roads. The plan was to head out against the Wind, tackle a lot of hills and then turn for home on flatter … Continue reading

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Sunshine at last

Finally the Rain has temporarily stopped, finally some dry roads and even the bonus of some Sunshine. Clipping in to the Pedals and cycling over to the House of Sport for the Saturday Phoenix Cycling Club group ride without any … Continue reading

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Sometimes the Weather Man gets it wrong

Having washed the Bicycle after yesterdays Wet ride at the SQS Tech Team Challenge I was relieved to see the Weather forecast was for a dry Morning with Rain coming in from the West in the Afternoon. I was optimistic … 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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Over the Quoile Cycling Sportive

Today I rode my first Cycling Sportive, a seventy five mile ride around County Down organised by the La Lanterne Rouge Cycling club. Starting and finishing in Loughinisland the route swung round by Dromara to burn the legs on some … Continue reading

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