Tag Archives: Scrabo

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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Early Bird, wet n windy, solo spin

The Weather forecast for the Weekend was less than favourable 🙁 but looking at the Satelite Weather Map there appeared to be an hour or two in the early Morning with no Rain 🙂 I set an early alarm clock, … Continue reading

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Nocturnal Scrabo Loop

This Evening commuting home was another of those lovely dry roads kinda evenings, but with a storm rolling in I knew it wouldn’t stay that way for long, so I had to choose to either man up and get out … Continue reading

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Childrens Cancer Charity Sportive

This Morning saw me Ride my first Cycle Sportive of 2017 when I and approx., 250 other Cyclists entered local cycling Club VC Glendale’s ride to raise funds for a Childrens Cancer Charity where collectively we raised over 4,000 pounds … Continue reading

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Gentle pootle

For a Week or more a Work Colleague has been ‘under the Weather‘ and inevitably sitting so close to him in an Office I too am now nursing a head cold and a cough. Sitting on the Sofa Coughing and … Continue reading

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Battling the Wind

A rare public holiday from the day job, so rare that this is the last one I get until Christmas [sad face!] so I got geared up for the Bicycle to make the most of it. There was heavy overnight … Continue reading

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