Gear Check

Commuting by bike is a whole lot more pleasant and safe if you have good gear. Here are three recommended items, writes Róisín Finlay.

29th September, 2012
North Face Venture Half Zip Pants: .

North Face Venture Half Zip Pants

A good pair of waterproof trousers is essential for commuting to work by bike - or, indeed, if you like to walk in the winter or hike in the mountains.

The North Face Venture Half Zip Pants (€80) are a great choice as they will keep you dry in even the heaviest of downpours. They come equipped with a half zip, making them easy to get on and off,...

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