The First Cycle Of The Year

  Over the course of December the previous year I was introduced by my brother to a friend who wants to attempt veganism and cycling. He then introduced a friend of his who at least wants to try cycling. That, combined with a friend who wants to get back in the saddle and my brothers […]

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A week in Donegal: Day 4

I awoke the next day and my legs were like jelly. I know I didn’t cycle any great distance the previous day, but the route we took was hilly. That, combined with where base camp is situated has no and I mean no flat paths or roads seemed to have taken its toll on my […]

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A week in Donegal: Day 3

So on to day three and finally another smallish cycle is done. After the usual late rise, we ate breakfast (usually toasted bread of some sort smothered in a vegan spread) followed by a small walk between the islands while the tide was out. Along with my son, we gathered quite a few bits of […]

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A week in Donegal: Day 2

I awakened this morning to be told that I had had a great nights sleep because I kept my brother awake with my snoring. Lol.  There was no cycling done today but much of the day was spent walking to and from the beach and waters edge. Just past midday, we were joined by our […]

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A week in Donegal. Day 1

I’m currently sitting in a tent erected within a shed in Donegal. Classy I’ve arrived down with my brother and the bikes having taken the coach to Crolly (where the world famous crolly dolls are made). Cycling from the coach stop, the two of us turned inland and ended up at a road that emerges […]

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