Christmas is a mere six weeks away and it’s around the time when thoughts turn to buying gifts for friends and loved ones. If you’re looking to treat someone who is cycling-mad this Christmas, then let our gift guide outlining the top Christmas gifts for cyclists for 2019 inspire you!
Gifts for Cyclists
Cyclists can be baffling, lycra-clad creatures to the uninitiated, even for those in the know they may seem to have every piece of tech or kit on the market, as such buying gifts for them can prove a challenge. But with the help of our guide to Christmas gifts for Cyclists you’ll be able to find something for every type of cyclist, whether they’ve been naughty or nice
Gifts For the Really Lucky Rider
The ultimate Christmas present for a cyclist is of course a bike, and for those who have really stayed on Santa’s good side in 2019 a Ridley Helium X is the perfect gift. A brand new road or gravel machine is the perfect way to spoil them too!
PLUS, free Europe-wide delivery on all of our ex-rental bikes!
Gifts To Look Good on the Bike
MAAP Encore Pro Women’s Long Sleeve Jersey in Lava, €170
This long-sleeved pro-fit women’s jersey by MAAP, one of the most stylish cycling brands out there, is a sure fire hit for the female cyclist in your life, plus the ‘Lava’ colour is great for visibility on dark winter days.
CHPT3 Girona Long Sleeve Jersey, €140
With CHPT3s signature Girona design, this long-sleeve jersey offers the ideal midway point in your wardrobe, taking the sting out of early mornings without the need to carry extra layers.
…And Gifts for Off the Bike
Rocacorba Clothing Climber’s T-Shirt, €28
Whether you’ve tackled the infamous Rocacorba climb or you’ve never even seen the iconic phone masts, this Rocacorba t-shirt is a stylish ode to the Girona classic.
CHPT3 Low-Key Logo T-Shirt, €35 (also available in White and Pink)
Made with Organic Cotton and printed with 100% water-based inks, this CHPT3 t-shirt is an understated but stylish way to show off your favourite Girona-based brand!
It’s all in the Detail
Wahoo Elemnt Roam €350
There are few riders nowadays who venture out without some kind of device, we love the Wahoo Elemnt Roam– a versatile all-rounder unlike some counterparts it also has full navigation.
Oakley Sutro, €152
Oakley’s are the classics when it comes to cycling eyewear and ‘bigger is better’ is the style du jour. The Oakley Sutro is a great option.
Kask Protone, €235
Combine safety and style with the Kask Protone helmet.
Knog Plus Front and Rear Lights, €20 each
Short, dark winter days mean visibility is especially important at this time of year which calls for a decent light. These Knog front and rear lights are bright, waterproof, versatile and USB rechargeable.
Fingers Crossed “Hell Yeah” Socks €20
Socks don’t have to be a boring, disappointing present at Christmas, these Fingers Crossed ‘Hell Yeah’ slogan socks are fun and stylish.
ESC x MAAP Cap €25
Warm your head up in style with our Eat Sleep Cycle cap in collaboration with MAAP.
Cycling Gifts to Keep the Cold Out
Eat Sleep Cycle SISMIC Rain Jacket €95
Our SISMIC rain jacket is waterproof for when the heavens open and easy to fold up and fit in your pocket when not needed.
Eat Sleep Cycle Buff €10
Protect yourself from the elements with this snug buff from SISMIC.
Escape the Cold
They might be dreaming of a white Christmas… or they might be wishing they could ditch the cold-weather gear and head to sunnier climes. Give them the gift of some winter sun and a head-start on the 2020 season with an Eat Sleep Cycle winter tour or ride camp for one of top European winter cycling destinations.
From €1,699 -> buy now!
Stocking Fillers for Cyclists
Endurance cyclist extraordinaire and 2016 Transcontinental winner Emily Chapelle, has a new book out about her Transcontinental Journey, read her account of what it took to win such a prestigious race and be inspired!
Strava Summit Membership
If, like many, the cyclist in your life spends hours on the bike followed by hours of analysing their ride on Strava then a Strava Summit membership might be for them. Choose a pack based on their goals and interests resulting in tailored extra features.
From €2,00 /month -> buy now!
Give the gift of cycling to those less fortunate with a donation to World Bicycle Relief.
Christmas Gifts for Cyclists
We hope the above suggestions will help make the Christmas gift buying for the cyclist in your life a bit easier but if you’ve any suggestions that we should add to the list please comment below to let us know. And, if you’d like to find out more about any of our tours as gifts, give us a call now +34 972 649 131 on or contact us online!
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