Monthly Archives: January 2017

Saturday 28th January 2017

President Ken found himself confused at the roundabout. First Sarah appeared - was this really Wednesday? Then a cyclist in BLUE arrived with Mary – turned out to be El Parrot braving the elements to join us from the start. And then there was Keith H who had left his Cloak of Invisibility behind and…
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Saturday 21st January

So, what can be said about today’s ride? Cold. Fog. Misted glasses. That just about sums it up. But I suppose a few more details should be added. Arriving at the start, with tales of glorious sunshine where they had come from, were Ken, Alistair, Clifford, Keith H, Mary, John, Innes and myself. Setting off…
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Saturday 7th January 2017

A day of many parts. Clifford took us up into the misty mountains of the Black Isle and down into the sunny side. (Maybe the absent Fireman is right!) The climb up Mount Eagle, with visibility more like a smoggy day in a Chinese City, had a number of riders stopping to clear fogged glasses…
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Saturday 31st December 2016

Last day of the year and I was expecting a large number of riders out to get some miles to complete their total for 2016, but alas no.  I don't know why, but maybe the little bit of rain (which lasted almost all day), shame on you all.  Well at least 4 true cyclists turned…
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Saturday 17th December 2016

Ending up in Cromarty Cycling straight from work and being a couple of minutes late to the roundabout, I was pleased to see everyone was still there. Mary was even sporting her Christmas jersey. ‘Where are we going today?’ we asked the Old Master excitedly. ‘Well, we’ll end up in Cromarty’, he replied. End up…
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