A simple on-bike computer such as the Garmin Edge will help your roadie navigate their wayGarmin
A GPS-equipped bike computer is a great tool for road cyclists looking to track progress, structure training and brag to their mates.
The Garmin Edge 130 strikes a good balance between features and price, offering all common metrics such as distance, speed, elapsed time and more, and with the addition of sensors, it will also monitor cadence, heart rate and power.
A classy pump for a classy cyclist — you can put that on the gift tag!Silca
Now you’ve saved a bundle of cash on the inner tubes, you can splash it on a really, really nice pump.
The Silca Impero pocket pump has class, heritage and a grand-sounding name, so it’s perfect for impressing your riding mates when the time comes. You can tell them all about the 101-year history of the brand, starting in Italy in 1917 through to the new developments today at its new home in Indianapolis.
Or you could just enjoy the smooth and effective pumping action. It’s up to you.
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