Tag Archives: Ormeau Park

Festive 500 day 7

I awoke this Morning before daylight to a fresh dusting of Snow on all the vehicles, the UK Winter Weather certainly was not going to make the festive 500 any easier for me. I wanted to make an early start … Continue reading

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Just quit, go home

A lazy morning of procrastination not having any great desire to throw a leg over the Saddle and set off in to the Wind and Rain but at the same time I knew that I needed to get out and … Continue reading

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Mission aborted

The plan was to just get out on the Bike and ride to Lisburn and back on the Lagan towpath, a nice flat, easy route just to get some miles in the legs something that has been missing for quite … Continue reading

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Cyclocross in the Park

With heavy Legs from yesterdays Cycling I Saddled up for the short spin across town to Ormeau Park to watch and Photograph the penultimate round of the 2017 Ulster Cyclocross championship. A rucksack on my back I kept it simple … Continue reading

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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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