Monthly Archives: July 2011

Day 13 31/7/2011 Penrith – Garstang

Dist: 94.23 km Time: 5:13:48 Avg speed: 18.0 km/h Max speed: 52.1 Total dist: 1415.4 km Total time: 73:50 Route map Well. Another day on the A6. Slow start in the morning. After the breakfast, start to cycling was at … Continue reading

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Day 12 30/7/2011 Thornhill – Penrith

Dist: 111.54 km Time: 5:30:52 Avg speed: 20.2 km/h Max speed: 52.1 Total dist: 1321.2 km Total time: 68.36 Route map It was time to say goodbye to Scotland. Enjoyed thoroughly my experience around there. Even the couple of days … Continue reading

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Day 11 29/7/2011 Lochranza – Brodick Ardrossan – Thornhill

Dist: 121.09 km Time: 6:04:40 Avg speed: 19.9 km/h Max speed: 49.3 Total dist: 1209.6 km Total time: 63:05 Route map What a day! Again! Breakfast was served from 8.30 so I managed to get on the road around 9.40. … Continue reading

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Update to day 10

Just coming back to my room for the night’s rest after drinking 17 year old Ardbeg with Andy and Gordon. What a great company. Had a guided tour through all destilleries. They left in great spirits. 😀

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Day 10 28/7/2011 Oban – Lochranza

Dist: 103.6 km Time: 5.09.35 Avg speed: 20 km/h Max speed: 53.6 Total dist: 1088.5 km Total time: 57 hrs Route map After all night’s rain it was nice to wake up to a clouded but dry morning. After a … Continue reading

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Day 9 27/7/2011 Gairlochry – Oban

Dist: 94.3 km Time: 5.02.06 Avg speed: 18.7 km/h Max speed: 42.1 Total dist: 984.9 km Total time: 51.51 hrs Route map This trip doesn’t stop surprising me every day. No alarm clock this morning so was up late. 7.15. … Continue reading

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Day 8 26/7/2011 Dingwall – Gairlochry

Dist: 109.22 km Time: 5:32:30 Avg speed: 19.7 km/h Max speed: 47.2 Total dist: 890.6 km Total time: 46:49 Route map Start 8.40 am The day started cold-ish. There was no sun till 11.30 and then it got really hot. … Continue reading

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