Before splashing out on some new studded tyres (as I did http://wokingham-cyclist.blogspot.com/2 ... piker.html), you might be interested in reading this excellent guide:http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/studdedtires.asp
I ride a Peugeot 106 in the snow. 23s or 28s on compacted snow is not my idea of fun!
Rolf F wrote:
MTB rather than cyclocross - lower centre of gravity and better steering control and presumably disc brakes. Cyclocross has the speed/weight advantage but who needs that in this weather?!