Given all the Christmas decorations we're seeing in the shops these days, Halloween must be just around the corner.
As always, the temptation is there to either spend a fortune on a disposable, off-the-peg slutty shark costume, or annoy your friends with an abstract non-joke ("I've come as a snail. This girl on my back is Michelle...")
This year, why not try out one of these costumes based on some of the shred world's most famous folk? Other than the obvious - helmets, goggles etc - a quick trip to the charity shop should get you what you need.
We've also offered a few tips on how to channel your chosen rider on the night. Before long your goodie-bag will be overflowing with sweets, plus the odd can of energy drink - and if you don't like any of these, there's always the option to go full JP Solberg. Good hunting.
Complete the look: If anyone makes fun of your costume, don't take it well.
Complete the look: Do whatever you like - even if you make the odd mistake on the night, people will still say you were perfect.
Complete the look: Keep that selfie game strong.
Complete the look: Stay away from warm places.
Heikki Sorsa (2002 Olympics)
Complete the look: Be awesome.
Complete the look: Smile a lot, before falling asleep on a park bench with a tin of Special Brew.
Complete the look: Break some records - preferably ones that didn't previously exist.