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Slaughter in the Quarter

A very Wet Evening and as the meeting time approached for the Weekly Tuesday Phoenix CC Slaughter in the Quarter fast group spin more and more people cried off opting for the warmth and dry off their homes. I on … Continue reading

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Slaughter in the Quarter

After last Night’s storm the Wind eased throughout today and by the time I left work I was itching to get out on the Bicycle with the intention of going on a solo spin. But then it suddenly dawned on … Continue reading

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Handy Club spin

I had planned to go out on the Club spin with a faster group this Weekend but Andreea was keen to try a Club spin so I opted for a slower group to be able to accompany her home if … Continue reading

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Saturday Club spin

The main Phoenix CC Weekend group spins have been departing from the House of Sport at 9am recently, for just the Summer Months, before reverting back to the traditional 9:30 start for Autumn and Winter. As I clipped in to … Continue reading

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The Sunday Club spin

This Weekends Club spin saw us depart from the norm and stick to main roads to start with, taking the Malone road through Ballyskeagh to Lisburn and staying on the main road up to Moira and past Magheralin before taking … Continue reading

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Leg burning in the Sun

Saturday Morning 06:00 hours, time to start preppin for the Phoenix Cycling Club group ride. I turned on the Cooker to Cook some Eggs but when I opened the Fridge there were none arggghhhh! A Bowl of Porridge was the … Continue reading

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Up up up to watch the Crilly

Today saw my Phoenix Cycling Club host the popular Draynes Farm, Bob Crilly Classic road race. The popular race sees competitors do laps around a road circuit near Nutts Corner which then leads in to the iconic finish climbing all … Continue reading

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Club spin

I managed to get organised and out the Door in time for the Sunday Morning Phoenix Cycling Club spin 🙂 I was expecting to be quite fatigued from the Week in Connemara and the hard effort yesterday but the legs … Continue reading

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Sky Road and Cleggan

The traditional post Tour de Connemara spin on the Sunday Morning for Phoenix Cycling Club has become a loop of Sky road then out through Claddaghduff to Cleggan and back to Clifden. This Morning we rolled out of Clifden at … Continue reading

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Phoenix Sportive

Another dry, Sunny Morning as I left Belfast for Lisburn for my cycling clubs annual Sportive. I had barely gone a mile when I had to hurriedly stop and pull on the Arm warmers due to the chill in the … Continue reading

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