Author Archives: David

The Despicable return (minus 1)

Minus 1 – no not the early morning temperature but no Andrew as he is still crocked from watering flowers. A dangerous activity I believe. After introducing herself to Alfie, Tess stayed behind for a snooze and to guard the … Continue reading

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Virtual Doddie Cycle

With the Real Doddie cycle joining the Covid event wipe out the organisers set up a virtual event on Zwift over a 25 mile circuit. My brain started thinking I’ve done 20 miles previous on the trainer 25 will be … Continue reading

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Everybodys free (to wear sunscreen)

Well I may be free to but remembering to is a different matter. More of that later. A friend and his son had gone up to Amulree from the Glenalmond side a couple of weeks back and after checking strava … Continue reading

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Cornetto Sundae

The weather forecast dramatically improved overnight with no rain or wind leaving muggy cycling conditions. Up through Almondbank and Pitcairgreen heading towards Bankfoot. Had to slow to a stop as i met a Horse and Rider and passed without incident. … Continue reading

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Cornetto Sundae Cyclists 14 June

Probably more of a cone than a Sundae. I’m planning to be at Stewart Towers near Bankfoot at 11 on Sunday to inhale ice cream.If anyone happens to be in the vicinity at that time I’ll happily chat across the … Continue reading

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When we get released…..

With the weather as nice as it has been I’ve certainly started to dream of where I would like to cycle once we get release from lockdown and can cycle with friends again. Some cycling is just not the same … Continue reading

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Local Etape Loch Ness!

Me and my big mouth putting on here that I was going to do the ELN distance on Sunday. I set Lesley up with the Garmin Live tracker and asked if she could meet me at Cherrybank at the end … Continue reading

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Lost Mojo

OOO that was a hard week No get up and go to really cycle like I had the previous 3 weeks. Partly down to having a chaffing issue from ill fitting shorts on the sweaty turbo but possibly also down … Continue reading

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Muthill

8 for an 8.30 set off from Perth heading for Muthill via Bridge of Earn & Auchterarder then back via Crieff and Tibbermore.

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Dipstick!

Karen joined us again today and remembered her shoes too. No Andrew as still nursing the lurgy which some say takes 6 weeks to shake ! Setting off sharp to Almondbank where Simon claimed his first 30. Up through Pitcairngreen … Continue reading

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