Tag Archives: Ormeau Park

Gentle recovery spin

Mid-Morning and I set off on the Bicycle for a nice easy recovery spin just to flush the legs out after yesterdays tiring spin. I barely got half a mile before picking up a puncture, I had not had a … Continue reading

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Knobbly Tyres, Crunchy leaves and Autumnal Sunshine

Today I dipped in to the annual leave and took a day off from the daily grind, the day was set to be fair. I grabbed my ‘Winter Bike‘ (a CX or Cyclocross Bike designed for riding on Tarmac and … Continue reading

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Gentle spin in the Parks

Opting out of the Saturday Morning Phoenix Cycling Club spin I instead chose to go for a very easy cycle through the city taking in Orangefield Park, Ormeau Park and Botanic Gardens. A gentle 17 miles helped flush the legs … Continue reading

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Summer Pootle, Winter Bike

Yesterday (Monday) was the second last day of my Week off Work and the fantastic Weather continued, so after a lazy lie in I got myself organised and out on the ‘Winter Bike‘ for a very gentle Cycle around Belfast … Continue reading

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Sunday Scoot

Yesterdays Sunny Weather had me thinking about getting a good spin on ‘the Summer Bike’ but a heavy overnight frost soon changed my mind, not only were the back roads slippy in the shade but the main roads were covered … Continue reading

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Saturday Spin

A cold but sunny day with roads still damp from overnight Rain I went out for a slow and gentle cycle through Orangefield Park and on to Ormeau Park before cycling up part of the Lagan towpath then a little … Continue reading

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Sunshine and muddy trails

A better day dawned, the wind had died down considerably and a Sunny day was forecast as I clipped in and pedalled off up the Knock road to Forestside for the Sunday club run with Castlereagh cycling club but my … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Run

Out with Castlereagh Cycling Club again today, wet roads, very low temperatures so lots of layers to keep the heat in, and some nice if weak sunshine only ruined by one short shower of rain. We set off from Forestside … Continue reading

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Monday Ramble

“Tell me why I don’t like Mondays”, a line from a Song by the Boomtown Rats and something that every Worker the World over can sympathise with. I dipped in to the annual leave allowance to avoid the Monday Morning … Continue reading

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Crit in the Park

Friday Evening after Work I threw a leg over the Bicycle, threw the trusty Nikon in to a Backpack and slung it over my back and pedalled across town to Ormeau Park for the Crit in the Park bicycle racing. … Continue reading

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