Tag Archives: Lisbane

Saturday solo

The Weather forecast gave more prolonged Rain for mid-morning Saturday and to last most of the day so I opted to get out early and get a Bike ride in before the Weather closed in. Daylight had only just broken … Continue reading

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Early spin before the Rain

I had planned a long lazy Morning in Bed as my employer had decided to give us all the day off for the bank holiday, the first time they have ever let us have it as a holiday. But I … Continue reading

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Killyleagh Picnic

In stark contrast to yesterday today was bright Sunshine and mostly dry roads 🙂 but the strong wind was still hanging around 🙁 I set off nice and easy along the Comber Greenway to Comber then increased the pace a … Continue reading

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Evening spin

Another fine Sunny Evening, too good to sit in the House so I sat on the Saddle instead. Out along the Comber Greenway to Comber then across to Island Hill but then back across the Carriageway and up to Scrabo … Continue reading

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Chilly Evening at the Races

I took a reasonably gentle spin out to the Lisbane / Ballygowan area tonight to watch a Cycle race hosted by Ards CC. It was a beaut Sunny Evening but a distinct chill in the air. Being Bicycle mounted myself … Continue reading

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Bitterly cold, windy, wet and a puncture

Out before Breakfast for what was intended to be a gentle spin but the strong, bitterly cold wind turned this in to a tougher effort than what I had planned. Cold temperatures overnight and that chilling wind had left Ice … Continue reading

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Wet and Muddy

The early Morning drizzle did not clear up as per the predictions of the Weather forecast so I was left with the choice of getting geared up and venturing out in to the inclement conditions or alternatively Cycle indoors on … Continue reading

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Gentle, solo spin

Between being loaded with a heavy head cold for over a Week and a self-imposed house curfew due to freezing weather and the risk of crashing on ice it has been about two weeks since I ventured outside on the … Continue reading

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Pootle to Poachers

A more overcast morning than of late but perfect for a nice spin on the Bicycle. Myself and a couple of friends from Phoenix Cycling Club decided to opt out of the Saturday Club spin and do our own very … Continue reading

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Phoenix CC Bun run

After a tough day in the Saddle yesterday a bun run cycle was promised for today. The temperature was quite a few degrees lower than yesterday and the Sun was gone, in its place was a fresh North Wind but … Continue reading

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