5 tips for surviving city cycling from The Urban Cycling Survival Guide by Yvonne Bambrick

Cycling in the city can be scary, which is why cycling activist Yvonne Bambrick wrote the how-to guide to do it smartly and safely. The Urban Cycling Survival Guide: Need to Know Skills and Strategies for Biking in the City covers everything from what to wear to how to signal. It's a perfect primer for new city cyclists and a great reminder for seasoned pros.

Yvonne was recently on CBC Radio's Metro Morning to talk about the book. Listen to her conversation with Matt Galloway below:

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CBC Books read the book to see what we could glean on city cycling. Here are the five biggest tips we took away from The Urban Cycling Survival Guide.