Cycling can be an expensive hobby, but thankfully, not everything that goes along with it has to cost a fortune. If you're in search of small but thoughtful gifts for the cyclist in your life, you've come to the right place.
After a long season of riding, it’s always a good idea to top off tubeless tires with a fresh dose of sealant. Orange Seal’s Twist Lock injection system makes adding sealant clean and easy.
Simply remove the valve core and use the injector to squirt sealant directly through the valve and into your tires.
- Price: £12.99 / $9.99 / AU$28.95
Bontrager Flare R tail light
Head and taillights aren’t just for riding at night. They make cyclist more visible during the day as well.
Bontrager’s Flare R helps cyclists get the attention of passing drivers with 65 lumens and 270 degrees of visibility.
- Price: £44.99 / $59.99 / AU$65.24
Squirt chain lube
Every rider needs a quality chain lubricant to keep their bike shifting smoothly.
Squirt is a wax-based dry lube that will go the distance for road and mountain bikes in any weathercondition.
- Price: £7.19 / $8.36 / AU$10.61
Sealskinz waterproof socks
What could be better than stuffing normal-sized socks into a giant Christmas sock!?
Sealskinz socks use Hydrostop technology to keep your feet dry while riding in damp conditions.
- Price: £24.99 / $30.26 / AU$27.99
Portland Design Works Bar-ista coffee cup holder
If you know a cyclist who’s always running late to work, you can make their commute easier by helping them carry their coffee on their bike.
Portland Design Works’ Bar-ista mounts to flat and riser handlebars allowing cyclists to caffeinate on the go.
- Price: £15.99 / $17 / AU$21
Crankbrothers M19 multi-tool
The M19 multi-tool has everything you need make quick fixes on the road or trail.
This pocket-sized multi-tool includes a chain breaker as well as 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 8mm hex wrenches; size 0,1, 2, and 3 spoke wrenches; an 8 and 10mm open-ended wrench; a flat and two Philips screw drivers; and a t-10 and t-25 torx drivers.
- Price: £26.49 / $23.95 / AU$48.54
SIS GO Variety Pack
Science In Sport’s energy gels are isotonic, meaning they share the same osmotic pressure as the cells in your body. This speeds up their absorption without needing to chug mouthfuls of water.
- Price: £5.60 / $10 / AU$8.81
Specialized Air Tool CO2 Mini Kit 25g
Let’s face it, flats happen. You can be more prepared for them with this inflation kit that includes a 25g CO2 cartridge and inflator along with a couple glueless patches so you can get rolling again.
- Price: £25 / $30 / AU$40
Assos Chamois Creme
Assos knows a thing or two about building high-quality cycling kits. The Swiss company also knows how to keep riders comfortable with chamois cream designed to go the distance. If you’re shopping for a cyclist who loves long rides, they’ll thank you.
- Price: £12.99 / $19 / AU$35
- UK: Buy now from Chain Reaction Cycles
- US: Buy now from Competitive Cyclist
- AU: Buy now from BikeExchange
Gift card for your local bike shop
Last but certainly not least on this list is a gift card for your local bike shop.
While many products can be purchased online, there’s no substitute for the expertise and insight that your local bike mechanics can provide.