If winter is the hardest time to ride, it’s also the most rewarding. Cold, crisp starts into low winter sun are worth getting out for, but challenging weather, short days and seasonal merriment can mean the bike is easily neglected. As the old adage goes, summer races are won in winter.
The Winter Outfit
Clothing choices are critical in the cruelest weather. Here’s our recommended outfit for winter riding – from top to toe.