Cycling Side By Side - Is It Legal? Is It Safe?

Published on November 27th 2019


Why do cyclists ride side by side? Riding two abreast is often something that can be seen as inconsiderate, rude, or just annoying for other road users. But is riding side by side actually that bad? Ollie investigates what the law has to say, as well as some of the benefits to both riders and drivers that riding side by side offers. Check out our mobile app: Shop GCN Black Friday Exclusives: Subscribe to GCN: Register your interest in the GCN Club: #Cycling #GCN #RoadBike Check out the NEW GCN Cyclocross Podcast: Spotify: Audioboom: Do you ride side by side in a group? Or do you prefer single file? Let us know 👇 For all of our adventures and epic rides follow us on Komoot: Submit your content with our new uploader: Join our Facebook community: If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - Watch more on GCN... 📹 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_After Yesterday - Gregory David.mp3 ES_On Circus - Yomoti.mp3 ES_Flowers - Yomoti.mp3 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto /