Images like this, from Aaron Peterson, are getting us in the mood for December’s testing of the Qoroz Snow Bike. And to add to the adventures on fat, studded tyres, cast your eyes South to the Antarctic. There’s a modern day race taking place that’s powered by pedals!

More Ice Biking Pictures from Lake Michigan

Don’t forget: If you’re in the Bridgwater (Somerset) area on Wednesday December 4th, drop by the Bicycle Chain (6-9.30pm) to check out the Qoroz Snow Bike that I’ll be riding across Baffin Island in March, 2014.