Tag: Cycling Netherlands
Cycletrippin – The Lonely Cyclists Tour Scandinavia – Stage 5
I stayed in Stockholm for two weeks working remotely, I had fixed schedule where I got up at 6:00 cycled 20 km to Eriksdalsbadet, where I swam for 40 minutes and cycled back then I had my breakfast and started working. On the only weekend I had in town, I visit the graves of family […]
Cycletrippin – The Lonely Cyclists Tour Scandinavia – Stage 4 Junosuando to Turku – Stockholm
Stage 4 At this point in my journey, I’m in Junosuando Sweden heading out for Stage 4 that will take me to Stockholm Sweden, to get to Stockholm I decide to cycle through Finland and to the city of Turku Finland to take the ferry from Turku to Stockholm. To get to Turku my plan […]
Cycletrippin – The Lonely Cyclists Tour De France
This cycling story started in Amsterdam, I cycled through the Netherlands, Belgium, France to Spain and back, the journey was similar to the one I did in 2014, Cycletrippin Amsterdam to Sant Hilari Sacalm in Spain. This time around I chooses to take a different route on my way down to Spain, my return trip […]
Fix My Bike Amsterdam
Today, I did something different, my bike needed some truing done to my wheels. Normally I do it myself, I have not had any luck getting the wheel to straighten, as I did not have all the right tools to do it right.
A weekend of cycling in the Netherlands
A weekend of cycling to get some bugs out of the systems. I’m preparing myself for a multi-day cycle trip at the end of August and needed to see if the body could take multiple days of physical activities in excess of 100 km a day. At the same time, I also tested out some […]
Sunday bike ride under cloudy skies
Today I had a great bike ride under cloudy skies, I mapped out a route with the HammerHead App that took me northwest of Amsterdam along the North Sea Coast to the town of Bergen, then across to the village of Schardam on the shore of Markermeer, south along the coastline to Amsterdam.
Saturday bike ride along Noordzeekanaal and the beach
Windy day, today is just a recuperation bike ride, not going to push hard just work flush out my leg muscles and do a bit of hill work. Yes, we have small hills that we can practice on in Bloemendaal about 2o km from my house, on the street Hoge Duin en Daalseweg in Bloemendaal you […]
A lap of Markermeer – 170km bike ride
Today I went on a bike ride around Markermeer in the Netherlands, I started out at my home in Amsterdam an came back 7 hours later after 170 km on the bike.
Bike Ride Amsterdam to Leeuwarden via Afsluitdijk
Today I rode my bike to Leeuwarden in Friesland via Afsluitdijk, the distance that I clocked was 162 km. The weather was good with an SW wind.
Friday cycle ride from Amsterdam to Dordrecht
It was a great day for cycling, I set out to cycle from Amsterdam to Roosendaal in Southern Netherlands, I was doing a one direction ride which I do on days after a hard workout.