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Riding in strong winds

The UK is likely to be hit with very strong winds over the next couple of days, with gusts of over 90mph expected in parts of Scotland and Northern England. Below are a couple of tips to help you ride in strong winds. Obviously, if the winds are too strong and you don't feel confident riding in such conditions, leave the bike...

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Jul 10

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scottyblade says:

my top tips!!  look out for broken branches, traffic cones etc thats been blown onto the road,........  try not to use a back pack... it acts like a sail!! ......... be relaxed!!........ dont open your visor too much cus getting smacked in to chops by debris really stings!!! .......  steer clear of lorries if you see them start to "shake"........ oh and try not to worry.....    

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