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2x Ballyregan & a Partridge in a Pear Tree

Out after Work on a grey but lovely warm Evening. Getting out later than planned and only realising after I had ventured out that I had forgot to turn on the immersion to heat Water for a Shower I decided … Continue reading

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Nocturnal Hill Reps

Commuting home from Work I could not help but notice how dry and clean the roads were, a perfect Evening to get out a short spin on the Summer Bike! They say you should train your weaknesses rather than shy … Continue reading

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Looks can be deceptive

Looking out at the Sunshine and Blue Sky it looked like a nice mild day for a spin on the Bicycle, but looks can be deceptive! I sorted out the Winter Bike and got myself layered up for what I … Continue reading

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Knobbly Tyres, Crunchy leaves and Autumnal Sunshine

Today I dipped in to the annual leave and took a day off from the daily grind, the day was set to be fair. I grabbed my ‘Winter Bike‘ (a CX or Cyclocross Bike designed for riding on Tarmac and … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Spin

An unseasonably mild day had me thinking about taking the ‘summer bike‘ bike out for a ride, but a look out the Window revealed the Roads were still soaking and covered in all kinds of debris and so the Winter … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club run

Is it really the first of November? Myself and the rest of the guys that turned up for this Mornings Castlereagh Cycling Club Sunday Cycle had to pinch ourselves as this Indian Summer delivered another unseasonably mild, dry and sunny … Continue reading

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Short n hilly Saturday

After a lazy Morning and a quick Sandwich for lunch, I ventured out on the Bicycle for a short but hard training ride tackling my nemesis, hills! Without any flat road miles for a warm-up it was straight in to … Continue reading

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Coastal 55

It was one of those will I won’t I Mornings. Rain was in the air, the roads were still wet but the forecast promised for dry Weather with some sunshine. Eventually I got myself and the Bicycle ready and out … Continue reading

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Sunday Club run

The plan when we set off in dull and drizzly conditions was to cycle to Downpatrick with a view of going on to Newcastle but plans can change. The group set off up the Saintfield road at warp speed and … Continue reading

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The early Bird catches the early Sun

6:44am, dry roads, sunny with a light wind and I hit the road for a pre-breakfast cycle in to Belfast then along by the Odyssey Arena up Syndenham road and the Airport road to Holywood. Climbing up Creightons road out … Continue reading

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