Category Archives: Weather

In the neighbourhood..

7°C, brisk SE, building rain. Marshside Beach only 1km from my new house. Between here and my place are some brackish lagoons administered by the RSPB. What a bleak and melancholic day. This panorama shows the empty feel of the … Continue reading

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Sunday blast

11°C strong SW, dry and grey. I rode Mustang with MapMyRide+! Distance: 83.52km, time: 04:05:28, pace: 2:56min/km, speed: 20.41km/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/2682240400 Rode without a great deal of energy in my legs. I tapped out the miles though. The route was chosen … Continue reading

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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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