Christmas Gifts for Cyclists

We've put together our Christmas Gift Guide of cool presents - we really want this Christmas.

Avoid clip-on wing mirrors from your sister or a high-vis safety bib from your mother-in-law with our pick of Christmas Gifts for Cyclists.

We're supporting local by buying from Yorkshire suppliers or our local bike shops. Check out our wishlist and forward to your family...

Christmas Gifts for Cyclists - Garmin watch

Off-The-Bike Health Tracker

When you're training hard it's so important to track your fitness off the bike too. An ideal Christmas gift for cyclists is the Garmin Vivomove HR Activity Tracker; it includes heart rate monitoring, stress tracking and a relaxation timer, VO2 max and fitness age tracker, steps/calories/distance counter plus all the modern smart notifications such as texts and social media updates. 

Support your local bike shop who stocks Garmin. We'll be getting ours from Prologue in Harrogate. 

Christmas Gifts for Cyclists - Exposure 2019 Blaze rear cycling light

Peloton Mode Smart Light

This intelligent rear light is an ideal Christmas gift for cyclists who commute, ride with a group/club or do chain gang. What's cool is the Ambient Kinetic Technology (ReAKT) enables the light to automatically flare under braking. It also dims upon detection of a rider's front light behind you, to prevent a dazzling effect, but flares up as a beacon when you're at the back of the bunch.

Buy Exposure 2019 Blaze Rear Light from Chevin Cycles online

Spatz Overshoes - Christmas Gifts for Cyclists

Spatz

Spatz overshoes have evolved through countless cold wet miles in The Yorkshire Dales by local professional cyclist and NFTO team manager Tom Barras. Spatz are now widely seen across Yorkshire's roads throughout winter due to their innovative and unique design. A perfect Christmas gift for cyclists is the new Spatz Basez Winter Baselayer which we've heard great feedback about. 

Buy Spatz overshoes and Spatz Baselayers online

gifts for cyclists -guided ride of the worlds route

Yorkshire Worlds 2019 Experience 

Yorkshire Worlds Rides aren't a sportive. Yorkshire Worlds Rides are an awesome, fully supported pro-level experience with like-minded cyclists taking on the brutal 2019 Elite Men's Road Race course (180km). Whether you fancy a challenging day out on the bike or a whole weekend cycling break in Yorkshire, our Worlds Rides are an ideal Christmas experience gift for cyclists.

Buy a place on the Struggle Worlds Ride Experience online

Le Col

Le Col Autumn/Winter Kit 

As our 2019 kit supplier we've been lucky enough to sample some of the new 2019 Autumn/Winter kit... and we love it! It's so well made, well fitting, insulated, warm, wind- and waterproof, but more importantly, it looks super-cool on the bike. We love the bib tights and the Pinnacle long-sleeve jersey. On our Christmas gift wishlist is the Sport Jacket.

Buy Le Col online now

Stocking fillers for cyclists

Personalised Mudflaps 

Ok, so we've already got our own Struggle mudflaps courtesy of local Yorkshire company TopFlaps. We thought we'd put these personalised mudflaps in our gift guide for cyclists as they're a perfect token gift for a group of riding friends or your club mates. Design your own or use their in-house service and order yours now to keep you and your peloton's faces clean this winter. 

Order TopFlaps today

gifts for road cyclists - Veloskin chamois cream

VeloSkin Sportive Bundle 

Another Yorkshire based brand, VeloSkin has a handy Sportive Bundle Christmas gift for cyclists. The VeloSkin Sportive Bundle includes shave cream to prepare your legs in true cyclist style, chamois cream to keep you comfortable in the saddle and soothing gel to aid recovery of under carriage and legs.

Buy VeloSkin Sportive Bundle

Struggle Christmas Gift Voucher

Struggle Gift Voucher  

Struggle Christmas gift vouchers for cyclists are an ideal way to get your mates on the start line with you. Simple - buy them an entry they can't refuse. Struggle Christmas gift vouchers for cyclists are available for any Struggle event in 2019 and also come with a finisher's jersey option too. Give a gift of a goal this Christmas.

Buy Struggle 2019 Gift Vouchers Now

Christmas gifts for road cyclists - Paria casual wear

Paria Off-The-Bike Wear  

You know we're cyclists even when we're off the bike. That's because we're either wearing our Struggle HQ uniform or we're in David Millar's Chapter 3 or La Machine casual wear. On our 2019 Christmas gift wishlist is Paria's latest range of hoodies and tees from this edgy Leeds-based brand.

Buy Paria off-the-bike casual wear now

stocking filler top Pro Cycling Trumps

Latest Pro Trump Cards   

On our Struggle Christmas Gift Guide is Pro Cycling Trumps. One of our mini members of Struggle HQ loves to play Pro Cycling Trumps when we visit Commute Cycling Cafe. We bought the little man a set but can't stop playing ourselves. We love how up-to-date this set is; battling 2018's star riders like Dylan Groenewegen against Fernando Gaviria.

Buy Pro Cycling Trumps via Commute's new online shop

Christmas gift guide for cyclists - Russ Ellis Photography from SpinShed

Russ Ellis Prints 

When he's not shooting for Struggle Events Russ Ellis can mostly be seen on the sidelines of the biggest bike races in the world as Team Sky Official photographer. Yorkshireman Russ Ellis has taken some outstanding images throughout his career and some are available for sale on SpinShed - another local Yorkshire business selling independent cycling brands. Check out SpinShed for more Christmas gifts for cyclists.

Buy Russ Ellis Prints on SpinShed now

xmas gift guide for cyclists - Struggle kit bundle

Struggle Finisher Kit by Le Col 

Struggle Finisher Kit by Le Col is available to pre-order now. It's an ideal Christmas gift for anyone already signed up to Struggle in 2019. Kit includes Le Col Club or Pro fits for men and women. Don't miss out on pre-ordering your finisher kit. 

Pre-order Struggle Finisher Kit now

Christmas Gift Guide - Giro Helmet

Giro Aether Helmet  

The Aether is Giro’s new road helmet, incorporating new 'MIPS Spherical' technology (two separate layers of foam held together with an elastomer attachment that rotate independently of a rider’s head). The Aether is a subtle improvement on the Synthe MIPS, with new 'MIPS Spherical' that takes the concept of protecting the brain from rotational forces to the next level. Giro claims MIPS Spherical is its best integration of MIPS yet in terms of comfort, ventilation, and aerodynamics.

Support your local bike shop who stocks Giro. We'll be getting ours from Prologue in Harrogate. 

Cold Bath Beer 

Post-ride Beers 

Light, easy drinking and so refreshing; a case of Cold Bath beer in the fridge is a must for winter warriors braving the elements. Sunday evenings aren't the same without a much-deserved beer on the sofa after a long ride, which is why we've included Cold Bath Brewing in our Christmas Gift Guide for cyclists. 

Find Cold Bath Beer Stockists here or visit the Harrogate brewery and bar tap

OTE Starter Pack

Sportive Nutrition Pack 

If you've signed up to Struggle you'll want to be training using the sports nutrition you'll be using on the day of the main event. Luckily OTE Sports have a great Starter Pack bundle, making a great Christmas gift for cyclists. It allows you to try all the nutrition and get your body used to the products. 

Buy OTE Sports here

Struggle Bit Bobble Hat

Big Bobble Hat 

On our Christmas Gift Guide is a Struggle Big Bobble Hat. These cycling themed Big Bobble Hats have become a must-have for all avid cycling fans and have taken over the crowds at all major bike races. Struggle Events and Big Bobble Hats have teamed up so you can stand out from the crowd with a unique Struggle Yorkshire Big Bobble Hat.

Buy a Struggle Big Bobble Hat while stock lasts

Struggle Coached Rider

Personal Coaching 

Struggle has teamed up with Mint Coaching to offer bespoke personal 6 week and 12 week coaching packages to get you at your fitness come the sportive season. Struggle Coached Rider packages can be ordered now and started at any time. 

Buy a Struggle Coached Rider Package now 


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