Tag Archives: Scrabo

Early Birds and Worms

Something woke me from my Nights sleep just after 5am, it was already daylight and I was unable to get back to sleep so instead I got up, got the Cycling kit on, filled a Water Bottle and got out … Continue reading

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Sunny Miles

A Sunny but very Windy day, a day to leave the Summer Bike at home and ride the Winter Bike instead, the Winter Bicycles shallower rims are much easier to control in sidewinds. I set off through Dundonald and up … Continue reading

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Short spin

A dryish Morning with the constant threat of Rain and an unforgiving strong Wind so just a short little spin on the Bicycle today keeping the effort down a little bar one or two short, harder efforts. A nice easy … Continue reading

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Tell me why, I don’t like Mondays

As Monday Mornings go, I have definitely had many, many, worse ones than this. Two and a half hours on the Bicycle, pushing relatively hard for the first 40 minutes or so then just spinning easily in sight-seeing mode for … Continue reading

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Sunny Sunday

Another lovely dry, sunny day, with a strong Northerly wind blowing. I clipped in to the pedals and set off through Dundonald, up the greengraves road across to Bradshaws Brae through Netownards and out the Portaferry coast road. I was … Continue reading

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Soggy Saturday Solo

After waiting all Morning and most of the Afternoon for the Wind and Rain to subside it was time to grab the Winter Bike and head out for a shorter spin than normal and so I decided to keep the … Continue reading

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Going Coastal

A damp start, with the roads still wet from overnight rain as I set off briefly along the Greenway then through Dundonald up the Old Belfast Road, up the Holywood road and down the Ballymoney road to Helens Bay. Onwards … Continue reading

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Chasing the Light

Thursday Evening, home from Work and out on the Bicycle to make the most of the remaining daylight on a chilly but lovely sunny evening. A gentle start up the Comber Greenway to Comber just to warm the legs up … Continue reading

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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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Lap of the other Lough

Andreea’s Cycling fitness and endurance is currently not what it was a year ago and she has not managed to do any longer distance spins this year, so she asked me to help her get an 80 mile ride under … Continue reading

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