Category Archives: Weather

Mist over the mashes.

2°C, end of rain, no wind and mist forming. I rode Mustang with MapMyRide+! Distance: 46.03km, time: 02:08:55, pace: 2:48min/km, speed: 21.42km/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/2668104400 One of those rides that were ‘needed‘. I set off in rain though it slowly lifted and … Continue reading

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2018, first ride.

6C, strong W, sunny start, wet finish. I rode Mustang with MapMyRide+! Distance: 27.30km, time: 01:15:39, pace: 2:46min/km, speed: 21.65km/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/2637259882​ Woodvale has a new gate sentinel. This Hawk replaces a Provost that stood in the spot before. 2018: has … Continue reading

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Wild and windy across the moors.

7°C, strong westerly wind, dry but grey. I rode Mustang with MapMyRide+! Distance: 61.81km, time: 02:57:08, pace: 2:52min/km, speed: 20.94km/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/2635188499​ I like this bike more now. that’s the difference 1cm makes. Earlier in the week, I put a longer … Continue reading

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A puncture, a run and one terrified barnowl.

4°C, moderate NW breeze, dry but cold. I rode Mustang with MapMyRide+! Distance: 30.60km, time: 01:44:54, pace: 3:26min/km, speed: 17.50km/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/2618452087 Punctures are always annoying. at least it happened in the front tyre, but the spare tube was the wrong … Continue reading

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Fizzy and bad tempered.

2°C, big melt all morning, another snow dump followed in the evening. I rode Mustang with MapMyRide+! Distance: 31.34km, time: 01:29:08, pace: 2:51min/km, speed: 21.10km/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/2616335668 Slow and short, but I desperately needed it after a week of turbo sessions. … Continue reading

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Boxing up my life, and snow.

1°C, snowing. Heavy snow all day. I’m fizzing for a ride but packing ought to be done.​ I’m moving in a month and have a 4 bedroom house to pack by myself.

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Orange sun.

15°C, milky orange sun. Is this you Ophelia? I can see a warm milky and oddly orange sun at 11am. Most odd.​

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Streap, a Corbett.

10°C, rain most of the day. Milky mist with some patches of sun. Corryhully bothy is ideal for this route. In effect, I went straight out this morning onto the hill. Nevertheless, two hours went by before I reached the … Continue reading

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Bronze Qualifying 2017- A

from 17 to 26°C, not much rain, some hot and close days. Group A; This group had really hot weather on their practice expedition.  On those days, they really struggled. Their stamina and concentration was really low. On Monday and … Continue reading

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Summer snow.

2°C, light wind. Snow in summer term? I always knew it was possible, we’ve had snow in April before. It once closed schools in April too. Today’s snow was only thin, but it’s there. However, it didn’t take tong to … Continue reading

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