Tag Archives:Castleisland

Jimmy Duffy Cycle

Posted: January 18, 2016 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Certainly over the last couple of months the cyclist has gotten a bit of a raw deal from mother nature. What with the likes of Barney, Desmond, Frank and a whole host of their relatives queueing up in the Atlantic to give us a pounding, we've had to wait patiently by the fire side for a break in this relentless wet and windy weather. [...]

Latest news and Happy New Year.

Posted: January 3, 2016 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Welcome to 2016... Well another year has flown by and a new one has just begun.... In hindsight 2015 was a good year for us at Kerrycycling. First and foremost we kick started the website back into action. Firstly with the coming together of Pushbikeblogger and Kerrycyclist giving the site an extra pair of hands. Then we gave the site a fresh lick of paint and added a bit more content. Something like Kerrycycling is an ongoing process. Although far from finished, we're moving in the right direction. Looking forward Our main focus now is to [...]

A Round the World Cycle

Posted: August 20, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 2

There are times when you tentatively leave the house in a half-hearted fashion, going through the motions of trying to keep yourself in shape and just getting out on the bike. For this story we have to go back to early June and a day or so after the Bank holiday. What an awful day that was! We actually had the fire on. It was like mid winter! Wet, dark, windy and cold. I waited until about Wednesday when things had calmed down nicely and headed out towards the Knocknagoshel area to explore a couple of roads I had on my to do list. The roads didn't [...]

The Thing of Kerry

Posted: August 9, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

A 200 km DIY audax off Kerry's beaten track. It's funny how things go. Last week I checked my facebook  page and saw some guy doing a 300 km ride in England, mainly in the dark. He was commenting how peaceful and tranquil it was. Fast forward to last Sunday which was miserable and gave me too much thinking time. I had a 200 km ride planned with an extremely early start thrown in, for the night ride experience. [...]