Tag Archives: Saintfield

Spin with Gavin

Saturday Evening and my mate Gavin contacted me to see if I was interested in meeting up in the Morning to go for a spin on the Bicycles for a couple of hours. It was a chilly but Sunny Morning … Continue reading

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Phoenix Tuesdays

With the lighter Evenings back a few of us in Phoenix Cycling Club try to meet up after Work on a Tuesday to get a Bicycle ride in before dark. This Week was blessed with a dry evening, a little … Continue reading

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Sunny Slieve Croob

What a day for a Bike ride, ‘Wall-toWall’ Sunshine, dry roads and not too bad winds, mostly 🙂 I decided that County Down would be the destination and specifically an ascent of Slieve Croob from the Castlewellan side. I had … Continue reading

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Frosty & Sunny

A very heavy frost overnight had me umming and aaaing about whether to venture out early for the Saturday Phoenix Cycling club spin or delay my start by an hour to allow for a thaw and do a solo spin … Continue reading

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Chilly Crossgar

With Ice in the puddles at the side of the Road there would have been no shame in staying on the Sofa or Cycling indoors on the Turbo trainer aka the ‘Hamster Wheel‘. But despite the bitter cold the roads … 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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Awesome Autumn

Today was one of those picture postcard perfect days, it was dry, there was barely a breeze, there was a nip in the air early on but as the morning progressed it became very mild and the Sun even put … Continue reading

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Sunny Picnic with Mo and Sue

Unable to make the club spin this Morning gave me the rare luxury of a bit of extra time under the duvet which was much needed and the bonus of missing the wet roads from more overnight rain. A good … Continue reading

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Phoenix CC Club spin

Despite the roads still being wet from last Nights Rain there was no doubt in my mind about what Bicycle to ride on this Morning’s Phoenix CC club spin, the good bike aka my Cannondale. There was however many doubts … Continue reading

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Phoenix club spin

Clipping in to the Pedals and Cycling off along the Knock Road and the Outer Ring to get to the House of Sport for the Weekly Phoenix Cycling Club spin the roads were strangely dry with no rain despite a … Continue reading

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