Christmas is a wonderful time for cyclists. So many opportunities to give and receive gifts that will increase the love and passion for cycling. Whether you're a rider hoping to receive that all important and game changing upgrade this year, or you own a cyclist and you want to put a massive smile on their face come Christmas morning.
Our curated list below is based on the things we really want to receive this year, simple as that. We've split the list in categories and have tried to give a broad representation of price ranges to suit all. However, if you're ultimate gift is not included and you feel it should be, comment below or tell us on social media (@dirtywknd). Who knows, maybe your loved one will see it and be inspired!
Emily Chappell: 'Where There's A Will: Hope, Grief and Endurance in a Cycle Race Across a Continent' - (Click Here to Buy)
The latest release from super woman Emily Chappell (check out the others). An account of one woman taking on the gruelling Transcontinental Race in 2016.
Harry Pearson: 'The Beast, the Emperor and the Milkman: A Bone-shaking Tour through Cycling's Flemish Heartlands' - (Click Here to Buy)
Flanders. That is all you need to know.
Felicity Cloake: 'One More Croissant For The Road' - (Click Here to Buy)
A fantastic & funny account of cycling through France, eating all the way!
Jools Walker: 'Back in the Frame: How to get back on your bike, whatever life throws at you' - (Click Here to Buy)
For anyone getting into or getting back into cycling (or anything else for that matter).
Jet McDonald: 'Mind Is The Ride' - (Click Here to Buy)
One man metaphorically builds a bike as he rides from Europe to India. And back! As you do...
Jane Cullen: 'Diary of a Mid-Life Cyclist' - (Click Here To Buy)
"Good old fashioned northern lass" and brand new cyclist takes on LEJOG & France. Saddle sores and all!
Tom Isitt: - 'Riding in the Zone Rouge: The Tour of the Battlefields:1919 Cycling's Toughest Ever Stage Race' - (Click Here To Buy)
100 years ago, 6 months after WWI, a 2000km stage race across the Western Front (Zone Rouge). Only 21 riders finished, and they never did it again!
Pongo Merino Winter Socks - (Click Here To Buy)
Because no one wants cold toes! The Christmas staple, these sexy merino socks are fab and you get 15% off as a DW club member!
OrNot 'On Bike OrNot' Collection (Click Here To Buy)
On bike, OrNot (see what they did there), this San Fran based company are little known in Europe (yet). Get it before everyone else catches on!
Attacus 'Cool Riding' Range - (Click Here To Buy)
Look no further than Attacus for all your winter kit. Based in Northumberland, they know all about the cold! (20% off for DW club members)
Cafe du Cycliste Claudette Jersey (Click Here To Buy)
Effortlessly cool Breton stripes; this long sleeve works in all conditions and is a total classic.
Attaquer F*ck Yeah Winter Gloves - (Click Here To Buy)
Coolest cycling brand out there, and winter gloves save rides!
Hackney GT RoadRat Jersey - (Click Here To Buy)
Road, off road, track or street - Hackney GT have you covered. Made in England dontchaknow.
Vulpine Rainwear Collection - (Click Here to Buy)
Cycling rainwear perfect for the commuter in your life. And it's 50% off right now!
Alley Hats Handmade Cycling Caps - (Click Here To Buy)
Handmade in London, Alley Hats don't do your 'off the peg' casquette. Stand out from the bunch
Wahoo ELEMNT Roam GPS Unit - (Click Here To Buy)
The ultimate bike computer. Amazing mapping, simple features and oh that battery life!
ADDTOP Portable Solar Charger - (Click Here To Buy)
Going off grid? Or just sick of your cyclists phone dying whilst they're out riding? Here's the solution.
See.Sense Icon 2 Lights - (Click Here To Buy)
Smart lights that will actually help to keep your rider safe and improve cycling infrastructure to boot. Get 20% of as a Dirty Wknd club member
Wahoo KICKR Smart Trainer - (Click Here To Buy)
The best smart trainer on the market. Keep you cyclist fit and happy during the winter months
Bone Phone Mount + Charger Pack - (Click Here To Buy)
Mount your phone on your bars and charge on the go. Perfection!
British Cycling Membership - (Click Here To Buy)
Race or commute, membership has loads of benefits and vital insurance. You can also get 50% off as a club member.
Zwift Subscription - (Click Here To Buy)
Give the gift of indoor cycling. A Zwift account will keep your cyclist happy on those wet and horrid days.
Cycling Club Membership - (Click Here To Buy)
Nothing beats riding in a group, and we think we know quite a good one! Where ever you/they are, joining a club is a great cycling gift.
Workshop Coffee Subscription - (Click Here To Buy)
Because cyclists need coffee. We just do! And the Workshop variety is very, very good.
Loopie Print - (Click Here to Buy)
Get their favourite ride turned into art by sending Loopie the GPS file. A seriously cool piece of cycling art!
Silca Eolo Wallet - (Click Here to Buy)
A very stylish essentials case for the cyclist who hates saddle bags (which is most of us!)
Restrap Bike Backing Bags - (Click Here to Buy)
You'll be giving them nothing short of adventure! Bike backing is huge, these are the best bags out there. DW members can also get 10% off
Jam Cycling x Cold Dark North Sticky Bottle - (Click Here To Buy)
Because everyone needs a sticky bottle from time to time. And because $ from sales goes towards the Uni Cycle Fund & women's racing.
Silca Super Pista Floor Pump - (Click Here to Buy)
Blow their mind and the pressie budget with the Ferrari of track pumps. More art work than inflation tool.
Drysure Active Shoe Dryer - (Click Here To Buy)
Because putting on wet shoes is absolutely THE worst!
If you have any gift ideas you think our readers might like, please comment below with a link and we'll look to add them to our list.