Tag Archives: Strangford Lough

Lanes, Gravel paths, Sunburn and Buns

An Indian summer is a period of unseasonably warm, dry weather that sometimes occurs in Autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. The US National Weather Service defines this as weather conditions that are sunny and clear with above normal temperatures, occurring … Continue reading

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A good spin for ‘a school night’

Commuting home battling against a strong headwind and navigating through the hoardes of Northern Ireland Supporters Walking to the fanzone I was already doing the mental aritihmetic in my head to try and figure out if I had enough minutes … Continue reading

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Tour of the North

Friday Evening I took the trusty Nikon down the Peninsula to Kirkistown Race Circuit for the opening stage of the 2016 Tour of the North Cycle Race, the Wind was blowing an absolute gale making life hard for the Cycle … Continue reading

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Small Ring Saturdays

To round off an easy recovery Week I got layered up to combat the Cold and set off on the Bike for a short, flat route up the Comber Greenway, through Comber and out the Ballydrain Road to Nendrum on … Continue reading

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Foggy Forty

January 18th, 2015 I hit a patch of Ice on the Bicycle and landed heavily on my back an experience I do not wish to repeat any time soon and so with the overnight temperatures dipping very low and frost/ice … Continue reading

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Castlereagh Club Run

Out with Castlereagh Cycling Club again today, wet roads, very low temperatures so lots of layers to keep the heat in, and some nice if weak sunshine only ruined by one short shower of rain. We set off from Forestside … Continue reading

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A quick thirty

Up and out on the Bicycle nice and early as I wanted to be back in time to drive to Dromore to Photograph the John Beggs Memorial cycle race with the trusty Nikon. It was a nice Sunny morning for … Continue reading

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Saturday Solo

With the Weather forecast for early sunshine clouding over with rain coming in in the afternoon I made the effort to get out early on the Bicycle and get a few miles in. A steady pedal along the Comber Greenway … Continue reading

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Saturday Solo

A nice dry and sunny Saturday with a ‘fresh’ wind. Trying not to expend too much energy before tomorrow’s club ride I cycled out to Nendrum on the shore of Strangford Lough for a pleasant two hours and thirty three … Continue reading

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46 in the Sun

Another day off from the day job and another warm sunny day, Summer has finally arrived. Back out on the Bicycle again, a gentle scoot across to Dundonald to meet a mate then the pair of us ventured up the … Continue reading

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