Boulder Cycle Sport 2018 Gift Guide
Whether you’re shopping for a commuter, mountain biker or a road racer these picks from our staff are sure to be a hit with the cyclist on your list. From apparel and gear to great last-minute stocking stuffers, we’ve got you covered.
1) TriggerPoint The GRID | $64.99
The GRID foam roller is for anybody who wants to move better. It’s the perfect tool for a self-massage and rolling through the tight muscles, knots and kinks that prevent feeling good and moving well. It has a three-dimensional surface with a variety of widths to replicate the feeling of a massage therapist’s hands.
2) Mad Alchemy Pro Plus Chamois Crème | $21
PRO+ chamois cream is a gentle, veggie based, chamois cream from Mad Alchemy that lubricates and protects in the area you need it most—your chamois. Fresh smelling citrus essential oils are added to the crème to keep your skin smooth and prevent the growth of fungus and bacteria. Pro Plus is vegetable-based for your safety and peace of mind. Mad Alchemy products are all made in small batches to ensure quality and freshness.
3) Spurcycle Bell | $50
There are bike bells and then there’s the Spurcycle bell. Built in the U.S. from brass and stainless steel, it attaches to your handlebars in seconds, with a simple and foolproof metal clamp system. More important is the enduring sound. Give notice well in advance with a loud, convincing tone. Precision built in the USA for a lifetime of cheerfully clearing your way.
4) Patagonia Nine Trails Backpack | $139
The perfect pack for long rides in the backcountry. This lightweight and durable backpack from Patagonia is designed to hug your back and move with you, not against you. It includes a 2-liter HydraPak® reservoir and plenty of space to organize layers, toolkit and food for a long day in the saddle.
5) Defeet Aireator Socks | $10 and up
With an open-mesh construction on top of the foot, The Aireator is odor-resistant, wicking and durable. Cuff heights vary from 5-8″+ depending on preference and are available in a huge variety of colors and designs.
6) Patagonia Houdini Jacket | $99
This featherweight water-resistant jacket from Patagonia is the perfect do-it-all jacket for unpredictable days. Lightweight and breathable, the jacket packs snugly into its own small, vertically zippered chest pocket, which has a reinforced clip-in loop for attaching to your hydration-pack straps. A DWR (durable water repellent) finish coats the shell and the center-front zipper.
7) Gift Card | Any amount
Not sure what to get the cyclist on your list? A gift card for any amount is the perfect gift that can be used in either Boulder Cycle Sport Location. One size fits all!
8) Revelo Under-Saddle Tool Roll | $35+ (Depending on style)
Handmade from locally recycled materials, the Revelo Under Saddle Tool Roll is a great alternative to standard saddlebags. This one has three pockets that snuggly hold a 700c tube, CO2 cartridges, tire levers, a multi-tool or nearly anything else you might need for roadside repairs on your next ride. A generous flap folds over and helps to hold things in place while a 1” industrial Velcro strap does the job of keeping it together under the saddle.Community, Fitness, Health