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MTB on the trails of NW Woods

Long Island, New York has been my home for the past 9 months and like most outdoors-ey people I revel in the chances to explore and adventure.

One of my favourite spots and regular haunts has been the woods & trails between 114 and Cedar Point the North West Woods. I’ve been running and biking here all summer.

Today was my first MTB outing of ‘fall’ so I took my time and enjoyed the sights and views. I hope you enjoy them too…

Plaque at Jason’s Rock

Jason’s Rock (yep there’s water in the top)


Van Scoy School

Corner detail of 200 year old house
Sounds like a ‘lovely’ character 😆
No wonder he fought the town!


Cliffs-of-Moher

[RACE REPORT] #ITERA Ireland 2016 – Stage 4 – 6

Picking up from our landing at Corrib rowing club in the last installment, Kate continues with the tale….

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[Race Report] CCAR Round 2 Boyle

Saturday 20 February

Event: Causeway Coast Adventure Race, Round 2 in Boyle Co. Roscommon – 5 hours, MTB, Trekking, Orienteering, Kayak and Special Tasks in teams of 2. Collect as many controls as you can. Penalties for roads off limits and every minute over 5 hours.

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[RACE REPORT] The #BeastofBallyhoura – Out of the Darkness and into the Night – The Final Push

So sometime around midnight we arrived back in the hall to get some sleep, wrecked after a stressful day on the mountains.

It was not restful sleep as people kept banging in and out through the door, it didn’t help alleviate the fatigue at all and the floor was cold, but you know what? It could have been a whole lot worse.

We sorta roused ourselves, likely each of us hoping one of the others would broach the subject of stopping but that was not going to happen! If your name is Jose, then the answer was “NO WAY!!”

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