How To Ride Safely On The Road | Ridesmart

Published on October 18th 2015


Ridesmart is a series in partnership with British Cycling aimed at Sportive riders. Effective communication and consideration will help keep you safe while out riding on open roads. Click here to subscribe to GCN: It's very rare that you will ride on closed roads, so learning how to ride with awareness of other road users is important. Keep yourself safe by giving yourself space while also offering consideration to other road users. Clear hands signals and calls will make people aware of your intentions. Finally - don't jump red lights. It's not just illegal, it's dangerous! Buy GCN cycling kit - USA: Rest of World: Get GCN T-Shirts and hoodies: Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele /