The Best Gifts for Cyclists This Holiday Season
The holidays are a great time to show the cyclists in your life how much you care. But with so many cycling gifts to choose from, it can be difficult to select something they’ll truly appreciate. To help, our team at eBikeling has compiled the best cycling gifts in this guide to the 10 best gifts for cyclists this season.
1. eBike Conversion Kit
For the cycling enthusiast looking to upgrade, consider an electric bike conversion kit. These kits allow you to easily electrify a regular bicycle by adding a motor and battery. At eBikeling, we offer high-quality and affordable kits to transform any bike into a powerful e-bike. Kits come with all necessary components, including a hub motor, throttle, controller, display, and wiring. With a simple DIY installation, your cyclist can convert their mountain, road, hybrid, or commuter bike into an electric model.
2. Ebike Headlight with Horn for Electric Bicycles
Riding bikes is a blast, but safety should always come first. A headlight is an essential safety accessory for any cyclist riding after dark. Our NC985LS E-Bike Headlight with Horn is an essential safety accessory for electric bike riders. It's compatible with 24V-60V electric bikes and provides 400 lumens of bright LED light to illuminate the road ahead. The 100 db horn alerts others of your presence. This 4.5W headlight is conveniently connected to your e-bike battery, so you don’t need to worry about recharging it all the time or changing its batteries. It securely mounts to handlebars. E-bike riders will appreciate the 80 lux beam and loud horn during night riding and dark winter months, making it the ultimate gift for both safety and enjoyment.
3. Bike Phone Mount with Storage
Cyclists often rely on their phones for GPS navigation, fitness tracking apps, and music during rides. Our Front Frame Top Tube Waterproof Phone Holder Bag allows them to securely attach their smartphone to their front bike frame. This mount protects phones from rain, dirt, and crashes thanks to its waterproof canvas and plastic design. It also has adjustable Velcro straps to ensure a custom fit for any phone size. Your favorite cyclist will love the convenience of having their phone close at hand while riding.
4. Cycling Gloves
Many bike lovers are committed to riding as long as they can. Cycling gloves are the ideal way to keep hands warmer in cool weather while allowing your cycling friend the dexterity needed to shift gears and use their brakes. Padded palms in cycling gloves also help absorb vibration and provide cushioning. Fingerless or full-finger options are ideal for different temperatures. Conductive index fingers or thumbs allow for the rider to continue using touchscreens without removing their gloves while reflective elements add visibility and safety. Cycling gloves are a useful accessory that improves comfort and protection for any cyclist's hands.
5. Saddle Bag
Cyclists need a way to carry spare tubes, tools, and other ride essentials without weighing down their pockets. The Outdoor Road Bike Waterproof Saddle Bag is an ideal gift for those who need to haul gear on a bike. This durable saddle bag provides handy storage while cycling. Made of 500D PVC in black, it measures 7.08” x 2.75” x 3.15” (18x7x8cm) to fit under the saddle. The bag has a waterproof zippered front pocket to store small items like keys, a phone, snacks, a wallet, and an iPod while reflective strips on the front enhance visibility for safety. If needed, riders can store larger essentials in the main compartment and attach them to saddle rails for easy access while riding.
6. Bicycle Pannier Bag
Carrying gear on a bike is significantly easier with the addition of a bicycle bag. Our Waterproof Double Rear Bicycle Pannier securely attaches to the back of any bike. The 28-liter rear bike pannier is made of water-repellent 600D polyester with PVC coating and leather. Plastic brackets connect the lid and body and reflective strips provide visibility while a front zippered pocket stores small items. With dimensions of 12.6'' x 13'' x 5.12,'' this bag offers ample cargo space without weighing down the bike.
7. Cycling Backpack
A cycling-specific backpack is a useful gift for any bike commuter or recreational rider. Cycling backpacks are designed with features to make carrying gear on a bike more comfortable and secure. Look for a backpack with a breathable back panel and padded straps to prevent sweating and stabilize loads during movement. Make sure the fabric is water-resistant to protect belongings from rain and splashes. Chest and waist buckles are also useful to keep the backpack centered on the back while leaning forward on a bike. For cyclists who need to haul larger items like laptops, clothes, or groceries, a cycling backpack simplifies the process and makes it safer to do so.
8. Bike Multi-Tool
Need to adjust your bike seat or your bike's handlebars? A compact multi-tool allows cyclists to quickly make repairs and adjustments on the go. The anodized aluminum body packs hex wrenches, screwdrivers, spoke keys, and other bike-specific tools into one portable package. This versatility makes it easy for cyclists to handle any roadside fix as needed.
9. Bike Light Set
Your cyclist friend may enjoy riding at night. Bright bike lights make excellent gifts and they improve visibility and safety when riding in low-light conditions. The USB rechargeable headlight and taillight mount securely to illuminate the path ahead and enhance rear visibility. Every cyclist needs quality lights to see and be seen whether it's a short or a long ride.
10. Bike Mirror
A wide-angle bike mirror attaches to the handlebars for an expanded rear view. The convex lens provides a clear field of vision to help riders stay aware of approaching traffic. This added visibility enables cyclists to ride more safely in varied conditions.
11. Cycling Socks
Cycling socks are designed for comfort during rides with padding, arch support, and ventilation. Moisture-wicking materials keep feet dryer by reducing friction while thoughtful sock design helps prevent blisters and hot spots for a better riding experience. This is always a thoughtful gift!
12. Bike Bottle
Hydration is key for many cyclists. A bike-specific bottle allows easy access to water while riding. The bottles resist spilling and fit standard cages. Their ergonomic designs and easy-squeeze technology allow for quick and spill-free hydration on the move.
13. Portable Bike Pump
Being able to pump your tires wherever you go is important, both for safety and convenience. With a portable bike bump, you can fill your ebike’s tires with ease and keep going to your next destination.
14. Cycling Vacation
For the dedicated biker, a cycling tour is an unforgettable gift. Discover new places and trails guided by experts. Trips range from scenic rides to famous climbs, providing unique challenges and experiences for riders of all levels.
15. Bike Lock
Protecting their bicycle is a top concern for any cyclist. A sturdy bike lock is a practical gift that deters theft when the bike is parked. Various lock types like U-locks and cables offer security through different mechanisms. For additional peace of mind, consider buying one with upgraded features like cut-resistant coils.
16. Cycling Jersey
Cycling-specific jerseys enhance performance with moisture-wicking fabric and handy rear pockets. With many styles to choose from, jerseys make great gifts for cyclists to ride in comfort and style. Breathable material keeps them cool and dry mile after mile.
Celebrate the Season with Thoughtful Cycling Gifts
No matter your budget, this holiday season you can find a gift to delight the cyclists in your life. From bike lights to repair kits, phone mounts to mirrors, any item that improves their ride is a great gift sure to bring joy.
Remember to look for key features like weatherproofing for winter riding, security for phones and bags, visibility for darker commutes, and versatility for different bike types. With any of these useful cycling gift ideas, you’re guaranteed to put an extra bit of happiness under the tree and a smile on every pedal-pusher’s face. The gift of cycling safely and comfortably keeps giving all year round.