Tag Archives: Winter cycling

Crank arrives.

11°C, sunny and Spring like. Those eBay cranks have arrived. the BB bolts are missing but at least they are in excellent condition. There is barely a blemish on the polish anywhere. Oh, I managed to get a ride in … Continue reading

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Clieves-Eight, x2

7°C, brisk SW, mostly clear with some showers. I rode Fixed Paddy-Wagon with MapMyRide+! Distance: 9.60mi, time: 36:30, pace: 3:48min/mi, speed: 15.78mi/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/1350870575 Not much time, so had a quick blast with the fixed. Cold wind blew from the southern … Continue reading

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Ride no.1

I rode Arrow with MapMyRide+! Distance: 31.42mi, time: 02:10:53, pace: 4:10min/mi, speed: 14.40mi/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/1295886353 I thought the average speed would come out higher than 15. It felt faster today. I’ve had the ‘fizzy legs’ feeling all day. As the cold … Continue reading

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Cold ride on wet roads.

5°C, light SSW breeze, wet roads but no rain. I rode fixed with MapMyRide+! Distance: 38.9mi, time: 02:36:23, pace: 4:01min/mi, speed: 14.9mi/h. http://mapmyride.com/workout/825424237 Slow, cold but steady side. Even in the 17t, the moderate pace felt like an effort. Building … Continue reading

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