So there’s been a lot of commentary up here in the Northern Latitudes about how to ride in the winter. Well for you green-horns I want to express to you the fullest possible list of what you’re going to need. Remember I’m an experienced Toronto Cyclist so I know something about cold and slush, and ice in the bike lanes. The list is pretty comprehensiveYou might need to read it a few times to make sure you get everything. Ready? Here it is:

1. A bike.

Now go play. Stay warm. If the latter bit is difficult, fear not, woolen gloves do the trick. No really.