How To Ride In The Dark - Top Tips For Cycling At Night

Published on October 27th 2022


As days get shorter and nights get longer, riding in the dark becomes more of a necessity than an option. It can be daunting or even dangerous, but with the correct set-up you can make cycling at night safe and enjoyable. Here are Conor & Manon’s top tips…

0:00 Intro
0:35 Clear lens glasses
1:16 Switch lights on early
1:57 Light setup
3:37 Always have a backup
3:59 Temperature
4:34 Visibility
5:01 Buddy up, know your route
5:58 Take things a little slower
6:42 City riding

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