Is your loved one an avid cyclist? Whether they use their bike to commute to work, compete in races or enjoy taking it off-road on hair raising tracks, then this article will help you decide on the perfect gift for them for Christmas. It may appear that they have everything they need for their cycling adventures, therefore we have created this gift guide to provide you with inspiration to find the ideal gift for them. Covering a range of budgets and categories, read below to find our list of amazing cycling gift ideas.
Novelty Cycling Gifts
For lower budget gift ideas, you could look at purchasing your loved one a novelty item which is guaranteed to make them smile. There are a wide range of novelty items which you could pick up from any store online or in the shop, which makes it such a versatile choice and a go-to gift idea. Here are just a few examples of types of novelty items you could get the cyclist in your life:
- Personalised Mug
- Slogan Clothing
- Bike Multi-Tool
- Personalised Bike Rack
- Bike Cleaning Kit
- Personalised Drinks Bottle
A great novelty present idea would be to purchase something which they can used every day that adds a pop of their hobby into their everyday lifestyle. An example of this would be a mug or clothing item with their name and cycling motif on it. These are also a fantastic way for them to be able to bond with fellow cyclists.
You could also buy them novelty items which they could use for their cycle or during their ride. These could be care items such as a cleaning kit or a multi-tool which will come in handy when they need to do regular maintenance on their bike. You could also get them a personalised drinks bottle which they could use while they are out on their ride to ensure that they remain hydrated.
Sports brands are constantly thinking of innovative ways to make their clothing more engineered towards keeping you cool and comfortable no matter what exercise you take part in. As a result of this you will find that there are a number of fitness related clothing as well as specific cycling clothing too. Clothing is always a good idea for cyclists as it will give them a wide selection of gear to choose from on their next ride rather than wearing the same few items. Here are a couple of ideas on what types of biking clothes you can purchase:
- Cycling Shorts
- Bike Leggings
- Reflective Jacket
- Training T-shirt
- Rain Jacket
- Windproof Clothing
Cycling Gadgets and Accessories
Covering a range of budgets, you could also look into purchasing cycling gadgets or accessories for your loved one. Here are a just a few ideas on what you could buy them this Christmas:
- Reflective Panels
- Bottle Holder
- Bag Holder
- Zwift Membership
- Strava Membership
- Signalling Helmet
- Bike Lock
- Mudguard Flaps
- Smart Watch
There are different types of accessories which you could get your loved one for use on their bike to make their experience riding even better. Reflective panels and light attachments are a great way for them to be visible in the darker conditions outside. You could also get a bottle or bag holder for the bike so that they can remain handsfree during their ride. Another great idea for riding would be to buy a pair of signalling gloves or helmet, these have light up signals on them so that this can enhance their visibility while riding in the dark.
You can also purchase a membership to a cycling application for your loved one or a smart watch to track their progress while biking. These are a great idea for those whose goals are to take part in a bike race.
Discover the Perfect Gift for Your Loved One Today!
Throughout this post we have looked into a variety of present ideas for cyclists which cover a number of budgets to help you find the ideal gift this Christmas. If this post has helped you on your shopping quest, or you have any alternative ideas, let us know over on our social media pages where we can help inspire one another this festive season. Don’t forget that you can also shop our wide range of cycling clothing and accessories over on our online store – Sports Fitness.