Tag Archives: Scrabo

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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Easy like Sunday Morning

I set an early Alarm to give me plenty of time to get ready and Cycle over to the House of Sport for another ride with Phoenix CC now that I have officially swapped over from Castlereagh, but looking out … Continue reading

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Paddys Day bonus Cycle

Getting home an hour early for Saint Patricks Day with the Roads bone dry and the Sun shining brightly was the impetus to get out on the Bicycle and get a few Miles in before darkness closed in. I am … Continue reading

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Tour of Ards

The forecast was promising for an OK day of light showers in the Morning clearing to a drier, brighter Afternoon but the predicted showers were, in reality, just one steady, continuous fall of light Rain! I was already geared up … Continue reading

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