Five great gifts for a cycling nut this Christmas
Published 6 December 2012
Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for a self-confessed cycling nut this Christmas? We’ve got some great gift ideas that could be just the thing you’re looking for.
British Cycling’s bike maintenance workshops make a great gift for frequent cyclists who want
to take their bike maintenance know-how to the
next level. They're fun and hands-on, and a perfect opportunity to improve skills and get more confidence. Available at intermediate and
advanced level, prices start from £125 for a full
day course. Find out more and book a bike maintenance workshop.
No matter what type of cyclist you’re buying for, bicycle lights are always a great present. This Christmas we love the Nite Ize LED SpokeLit – this easy-to-attach bicycle wheel light is the perfect way to be visible, be safe and be cool when riding at night. Available in a variety of colours, water
and shock resistant, the LED SpokeLit is a great present for kids and adults alike – £7.95 each.
Who said cycling bags have to be boring?
Why not give your give your cycling-mad loved one a colourful cycling pannier, so they can stand out from the crowd. We’ve picked a couple of our favourites to share with you but there are lots of different styles available. Recycled black and white pannier £35.99 from Cyclechic and Basil Blossom Twig Pannier £44.99 from Evans Cycles.
What about whose young cycling enthusiasts, who have just learnt to ride a bike? These kids cycling horns are a fun alternative to your traditional bike bell. Soft and squeaky, they’re great for little hands and come in a variety of animal shapes from turtles to penguins. We love this pretty dog horn – perfect for a little girl’s bike, £9.99 from Pushbikehoney.
Last up on the cycling Christmas list is the gift
that keeps on giving for all cycling nuts –
British Cycling membership. Jam packed with loads of benefits, including free liability insurance, great discounts at cycling retailers and weekly tips from the experts, all for £24. It’s the perfect Christmas gift for any cyclist. Find out more about buying British Cycling membership as a gift.
So whether it's practical, flashy, or downright cute and squeaky, there's a great gift for every cycling nut this Christmas. Happy shopping!