Long undies. check. Flashlights in case it gets too dark, check. Warm socks, check. Nylon coat with hood that fits under helmet, check.
Bare pavement? My scouting report today was surprisingly good. Despite snow last week, and subsequent rain and cold, most pavement in Cedar Rapids is bare.
Which means when J term starts on Monday, I'll probably be on two wheels--for the first time since Christmas break began.
Christmas cold, check. Stuffy head, check. Sore throat, check. But will that keep me off my bike?