What you should ask your riders to bring...
- Mobile phone
- spare inner tube
- lights (if appropriate)
- spare clothing, such as waterproof jacket, hat, gloves, socks
- Snacks such as energy bars or chocolate
What ride leaders should take in addition...
- Maps, with a copy for at least one other person
- First Aid kit with at least plasters & antiseptic wipes
- Pump, to fit Presta and Schraeder valves
- Spare inner tubes: one 26inch / one 700C / one for your bike if different
- Tool kit with allen keys, box spanner, tyre levers, cable ties, tape
- Puncture repair kit
- Spare snacks
For longer rides consider taking...
- Gear and brake cables
- Brake blocks
- Tyre boot