Monthly Archives: July 2011

30 Days and 30 Cycles: Day 29

Posted: July 10, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

The second last day of the challenge and finally some break in the weather for a change. Took out the mountain bike and headed for Ardfert, The Spa before heading back to Tralee with a total of 12.5 miles on the clock. [...]

30 Days and 30 cycles: Day 28

Posted: July 10, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

Another wet day but still managed to get 28 miles in. Legs felt strongest today since hte Ring of Kerry spin and some life seems to be coming back into them. Went in the direction fo Farranfore, Ballyfinnane and home with a strong breeze at my back from Castlemaine. [...]

30 Days and 30 cycles: Day 27

Posted: July 10, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

Day 27 and the wet weather couldn't dampen my need to go for a spin today. Ended up with 21 miles of mostly quiet north Kerry roads and most of it in the rain. I took the mountain bike as it bothers me less if that gets wet as opposed to being on a racing bike and I feel safer on it on wet roads. Today's route was Ardfert Ballyheigue, Kilmoyley and back Home via Ardfert. [...]

30 Days and 30 Cycles: Day 26

Posted: July 5, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

Day 26 and a wet start to a cycle turned out to be quite an dry and tough spin even though it was relatively short at close to 18 Miles. Went from Ardfert to Barrow, Fenit and back to Tralee via The Spa. It was quite windy but still managed to pull in a relatively good time of 56 minutes. [...]