WHAT TO GET THE CYCLIST FOR CHRISTMAS 2018
Whether you’re dropping hints for yourself or are on the hunt for a gift for a bike lover, we’ve picked some of our best bike bits for 2018…
With a fabulous feminine fit that fights back when it blows this winter the Coral jacket is engineered for supreme protection against wind and rain thanks to the Windstopper Fuga fabric. The back and the cuffs are made of warm Stelvio fabric, which offers excellent thermal balance and prevents air infiltration. Looks great too!
Complete the look with matching coral bib winter tights – €110 – http://shop.thesportsroom.ie/santini-coral-bib-winter-tight-2019-w.html.
All-in-one winter jacket. Designed to provide complete protection on the coldest winter days, the Beta jacket shields against the elements. Constructed from triple layer warm Windstopper Fuga fabric, ( 250 gr/m2) it is both windproof and water-resistant, as well as thermally insulating. It is packed with design features and attention to detail.
Team up with Raro Bib Tights – http://shop.thesportsroom.ie/santini-raro-bib-tight.html
10in warm thermofleece arm warmers – ideal for men and women, these arm warmers are made of Blizzard Thermofleece and are incredibly warm and soft. With an elasatic anti-slip band with internal silicone grip on the forearm, they’ll stay in place throughout your spin…
Layer up your run in a Craft Baselayer. A good baselayer is essential for your runs. Wear closest to the skin for thermoregulation. You can peel off the others layers if you start overheating but the baselayer will help you retain a comfortable heat. Choose from short or long sleeve styles. Available for men and women. Perfect for all winter sports….
A very popular Christmas gift; wear these on your cheekbones and leave your ears free to hear the world around you while you listen to your music or talk on the phone. Aftershokz Trekz Titanium Bone Conduction Headphones feature open ear design for safety and comfort. Bone conduction technology delivers sound via cheekbones. Constructed with a titanium frame for durability and flexibility. Delivers dynamic stereo sound and dual noise cancelling mics. Sweat resistant with six hours music and calls, these headphones wrap powerful features in a functional design.
Artica R5 is the perfect winter road cycling shoe for warmth, comfort, protection and performance riding in even the coldest, wettest conditions. Fully waterproof, easy to fit and featuring advanced insulation properties, Artica R5 beats the elements, yet is a lightweight and stiff high performance shoe.
Bike Protect is the ultimate liquid bicycle protection. Preserve and freshen your bike with Bike Protect’s incredible water dispersing action! It’s a perfect ‘all over’, after-wash corrosion inhibitor due to its extremely high oil content.
Still not sure what to get? Pick up a gift voucher at The Sports Room!
The Sports Room is a technical sports shop in Wicklow Town specialising in running, water sports and all things bike.