Snow Biking in Japan

cycling training on snow with road racing bikes with studded tires

Mikuni Pass 40

Temperature: minus 14 degrees Celsius at the Mikuni Pass

The seasonal winds were weakening and the snowfall was becoming lighter. But it was still snowing. The road surface was covered with hard ice. However, the seasonal winds were still strong enough in the proximity of the summit so called death zone. After the climbing up to the summit, he did the interval training during the descent. The training was uneventful.