Christmas Gift Guide

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE FOR CYCLISTS

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE FOR CYCLISTS

Are you struggling to think of what cycling gifts to buy for the cyclist in your life who seems to have everything? Are you struggling for inspiration for what to buy? Here is a handy guide to items we would like to see in our stocking on Christmas Day morning. Indeed, most of the staff here either use them currently or have them on their Christmas lists!

Here is the Christmas gift guide for cyclists 2018.

CYCLING GIFTS £100 and above

Tech Gifts

Garmin Edge 130 GPS Bundle – £199.99

No cyclist who receives a Garmin Sat nav/cycling computer for Christmas is ever going to be disappointed. In our humble opinion they are simply the best products of their type available. As an added safety feature and for your peace of mind there is even a live tracker function that allows friends and family to track the rider to ensure that nothing untoward has occurred.

Shop the Garmin Edge 130 here

 

Polar Vantage V Multisport Watch – £439

Help your loved one train like a Pro with this cutting edge multisport watch. Compatible with third party apps like Strava so you can see if they are really training as hard as they say they are!

Shop the Vantage V here

 

Garmin Edge 1030 Performance GPS Bundle – £549.99

The most Complete Garmin GPS bundle available, displays incoming calls/messages, alarms etc and also has a live track facility so friends and family can keep an eye on the rider for their peace of mind.

It also offers all the usual Garmin functions such as touch screen, on screen navigation, heart rate, Strava app link etc.

Shop the Garmin Edge 1030 here

 

Polar Vantage M Multisport Watch – £249

Help your loved one train like a Pro with this cutting edge multisport watch. Compatible with third party apps like Strava so you can see if they are really training as hard as they say they are!

Shop the Vantage M here

 

Novelty Gifts

Campagnolo Corkscrew – £149.99

The ultimate corkscrew for any discerning cyclists! Manufactured by Campagnolo it has real Italian class and let’s face it you cannot help but look the real deal when using it to open the plonk!

Shop the corkscrew here

 

CYCLING GIFTS UP TO £50

 

Maintenance Gifts

Muc-Off 8-in-1 Bike Cleaning Kit £28.94 – RRP £39.99  

What could be better than a kit that contains all the handy parts needed to wash down a dirty bike? Well here it is the 8-in-1 kit, the tub contains 4 brushes, bike spray, bike cleaner and a sponge. And an added bonus is that the tub actually doubles up as a parts cleaning bucket/tub plus storage container also!

Shop the Muc Off product range here

 

Muc Off X-3 Dirty Chain Machine – £29.99

There is not much worse than a dirty chain, it stops the gears from shifting smoothly and in the end will wear out the moving parts on the bike. This excellent cleaning device is so easy to use and will have the chain clean in minutes!

Shop the cleaner here

 

Park Big Blue Book of Bicycle Repair Volume III – £26.99

The ultimate bible for bike repair, everyone is a pro mechanic with this book!

Shop for the book here

 

Muc-Off Bike Mat – £10.99

Tired of seeing the remnants of cycle maintenance all over your clean floors?  The solution to your problem is the Muc-Off Bike Mat that will catch any spillage!

Buy the Bike Mat here

 

Accessory Gifts

Ribble Team Bottle –  £5.99

Who doesn’t need new water bottles? This sexy smoke-finish bottle from Elite will perfectly compliment any bike.

Shop the Ribble Bottle here

 

Zwift 3 Months Membership Card – £39.00

Indoor training on turbo trainers can be very boring. However, this is now a thing of the past, thanks to the advent of Smart turbo trainers that allow the rider to connect the trainer directly to a tv or computer. Virtual training where the rider can actually now compete against friends in a virtual world make this less of a chore and competition is fierce! Therefore a 3-month Zwift membership to the online virtual training is not to be sniffed at.

Shop the membership here

 

Componentry Gifts

Cinelli Camouflage Tape – £19.99

As cyclists we all love a bit of bling on our bikes so this is a simple but cool upgrade to the boring tape most of us use.

Shop the range of Cinelli Tape here

 

Continental GP5000 Folding Tyres – £59.99

Move over slow tyres because the new kid on the block has arrived.  The ever popular GP4000’s latest iteration,  faster, more puncture resistant and grippier. Everybody will love these!

Shop the tyres here

 

Novelty Gifts

Ribble Gift Vouchers – £10 – £100 

Available to specify in any quantity, the gift vouchers are useful as a fall-back option if you truly cannot think of what the cyclist who has everything needs.

Shop gift vouchers here

 

Park Bottle Opener – £7.99

Crack open a beer in style. The tool manufacturers ergonomically designed heavy duty bottle opener in stainless steel and the world-famous Park Blue vinyl.

Shop the bottle opener here 

 

Park Pizza Tool – £17.99

Make cutting the pizza look cool with this fun novelty pizza cutter from cycle tool specialists Park Tools.

Shop the Pizza cutter here

 

Elite Fly Tour de France Bottle – £7.99

A stylish ‘special edition’ Tour De France bottle, the same brand of bottles that the pros use!

Shop the bottle here

 

Restrap Camping Mug – £10

Restrap are a Yorkshire based manufacturer, all their materials are sustainable and everything is handmade by their resident outdoor enthusiasts. For anyone who loves the great outdoors, this enamel ‘carryeverything’ durable, easy to clean mug is ideal for those bike trekking epics.

Shop the mug here

 

Restrap Wallet – £17.99

Restrap are a Yorkshire based manufacturer, all their materials are sustainable and everything is handmade by their resident outdoor enthusiasts. A handy minimalist wallet so whomever it is purchased for can keep their valuables cards, receipt etc safe when a bulky wallet is not required. Especially handy to put in cycling jersey pockets or in saddle bags where space is at a premium.

Shop the Restrap Wallet here

 

Clothing Gifts

Bikes, Beers, Burgers cap – £12.00

Cyclists love cotton caps, this is one with a difference. It’s not cotton, instead it is made from a hexa cool fabric to keep the head cool. Not only does it look stylish but Beers, Bikes Burgers, what’s not to like?

Shop the cap here

 

Cinelli Caps – Various designs – £16.99

The old classic never grows old and everyone loves a Cinelli cap. We have some great designs in stock and the more colourful the better!

Shop Cinelli Caps here

 

Endurance Conspiracy T-Shirts – £22

Ridiculously comfy cotton T-Shirts from the athlete-owned brand. Star wars is the theme here, because who does not want to see Chewie riding a bike or Darth Vader stating you’re too slow!

Shop Endurance Conspiracy T-Shirts here

 

Beers, Bike, Burgers Half Tone Socks – £10.99

Made from a nylon mesh to produce breathable, fresh socks and look the business too. It’s all about the sock game!

Shop the socks here

 

Cinelli Poseidon Socks – £13.99

I’m sure you will agree that these will brighten up anybodies day? Improve their sock game with these eye opening and colourful socks!

Shop Cinelli Socks here

 

Cinelli Love Mug – £17.99

This stylish mug from the leading cycling brand Cinelli is a must have for the discerning cyclist. Designed by Artist Mike Giant this ceramic mug will be a big hit with any cyclist.

Shop the mug here

 


We hope that this list has helped you decide what to buy and if not… we’ve got plenty more gifts online, including clothing, stocking fillers, electronics and gadgets. Gifts we can promise you all cyclists will love!


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