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How to go biking in winter without freezing

It’s cold outside? You don’t need to be shivering. If you combine functional clothing well, you’re guaranteed to stay dry and warm – from head to toe and in any weather.

Whether on the road or in the forest, if you're planning to go cycling in winter, you need to wear warm and functional clothing. Follow the same rule as for winter sports: Layer up! Wear as many thin layers as possible instead of just one thick jumper.

The first layer is your functional underwear. Go for materials such as merino wool and polyester. They transport moisture to the outside any keep your skin dry. Seamless underwear is more comfortable to wear and doesn’t cause pressure points.

The second layer is the so-called mid layer. Your cycling jersey is a good option. If it gets colder, you can wear a thin sports sweater instead. This layer helps you stay warm and dry.

The third layer is the outer layer. It protects you from wind, rain and cold. Softshell jackets are breathable, which is a great advantage, but they're not suitable for wet conditions. Double or even 3-layer jackets will keep you dry, even in pouring rain or snowstorms. For very wintry conditions, jackets with insulation lining are great. Waterproof and windproof gloves and socks will make sure your hands and feet stay warm. When it comes to winter shoes, make sure your bike pants cover the cuffs and no cold air or water can get in.

Road cycling

Under Helmet Warmer
CHF 17.60instead of 25.–1
Proviz Under Helmet Warmer

Availability

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  • approx. 1–3 days

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  • All locations: approx. 2–4 days

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Elite Escape Softshell (S)
CHF 162.–
Pearl Izumi Elite Escape Softshell (S)

Availability

  • approx. 6–8 days
    Currently 4 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Blackcomb Evolution Warm LS (L)
CHF 55.–instead of 100.–1
odlo Blackcomb Evolution Warm LS (L)
1

Availability

Mail delivery

  • more than 10 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

PickMup

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 13:10
  • Bern: tomorrow at 12:45
  • Dietikon: tomorrow at 14:30
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 13:30
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 11:20
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 15:40
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 15:30
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 13:30
  • Wohlen: tomorrow at 11:00
  • Zurich: tomorrow at 12:30

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Elite Escape AmFIB (L)
New
CHF 180.–
Pearl Izumi Elite Escape AmFIB (L)

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  • approx. 6–8 days
    Currently 4 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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E-Glove 2 (L, 9)
New
CHF 159.–
Racer E-Glove 2 (L, 9)

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  • approx. 2–3 weeks

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Bike Winter medium (45, 46, 47)
CHF 21.80
X-Socks Bike Winter medium (45, 46, 47)
1

Availability

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  • approx. 9–11 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

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  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

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Ksyrium Pro Thermo (43.33)
CHF 199.–
Mavic Ksyrium Pro Thermo (43.33)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • only 1 piece(s)
    in our warehouse

PickMup

Collection

  • Basel: tomorrow at 13:10
  • Bern: tomorrow at 12:45
  • Dietikon: tomorrow at 14:30
  • Geneva: tomorrow at 13:30
  • Kriens: tomorrow at 11:20
  • Lausanne: tomorrow at 15:40
  • St Gallen: tomorrow at 15:30
  • Winterthur: tomorrow at 13:30
  • Wohlen: tomorrow at 11:00
  • Zurich: tomorrow at 12:30

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Biking

Winterhat Windblock
CHF 21.90
BBB Winterhat Windblock

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 2–4 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • All locations: approx. 3–5 days
    Currently > 5 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Downpour LT (M)
CHF 269.–
Fox Downpour LT (M)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 5–7 days
    Currently 4 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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  • All locations: approx. 3–5 days
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Oasis Crewe (L)
CHF 94.30
Icebreaker Oasis Crewe (L)
1

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  • approx. 2–4 days
    2 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

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Thermal Tight (M)
CHF 79.–
Pearl Izumi Thermal Tight (M)

Availability

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  • approx. 5–7 days

Collection

  • All locations: approx. 3–5 days

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Ambient Glove (L)
CHF 59.–
Giro Ambient Glove (L)

Availability

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  • approx. 5–7 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

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  • All locations: approx. 6–8 days
    Currently > 5 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Mid Pole (43, 44, 45, 46)
CHF 17.90
ION Bike Mid Pole (43, 44, 45, 46)

Availability

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  • approx. 5–7 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • All locations: approx. 6–8 days
    Currently > 5 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Celsius 2 GTX (42)
CHF 225.–
Northwave Celsius 2 GTX (42)

Availability

  • approx. 7–9 days
    Currently 2 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Cruising

Lenny (M)
CHF 104.–
Ribcap Lenny (M)

Availability

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  • approx. 6–8 days
    1 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

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  • All locations: approx. 7–9 days
    Currently 1 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Cyclist II Jacket  Padded (L)
Vaude Cyclist II Jacket Padded (L)

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  • Currently unavailable. Delivery date unknown.

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Base Layer Thermo Shirt Long (M)
CHF 65.50
GORE BIKE WEAR Base Layer Thermo Shirt Long (M)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 9–11 days
    1 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

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  • Unfortunately, this product cannot be collected.

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Dark Jacket 3.2 (L, M)
CHF 38.–
Wowow Dark Jacket 3.2 (L, M)

Availability

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  • approx. 5–7 days
    Currently > 5 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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  • All locations: approx. 3–5 days
    Currently > 5 piece(s) in stock at the supplier

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Siberian Pants (L)
Craft Siberian Pants (L)

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  • Currently unavailable. Delivery date unknown.

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Verbier Handschuhe (10.5)
CHF 76.50
Roeckl Verbier Handschuhe (10.5)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 9–11 days
    5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

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GTX Active CF (42, 43, 44, 45)
CHF 72.–
Löffler GTX Active CF (42, 43, 44, 45)

Availability

Mail delivery

  • approx. 2–4 days
    > 5 item(s) ready for shipment from external warehouse

Collection

  • All locations: approx. 3–5 days
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User Anonymous

When I was in my 20's, I put on layers and layers to battle the cold to do my training. Now that I'm 50, the best way I've found to beat the cold is to wait for the weather to warm back up again. It works every time!

10.12.2017
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User martinfreshy

or with the excellent turbo and smart trainers available there is no need to leave the house :D

11.12.2017
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