Bicycle Sport Staff Gift Picks
Shopping for the cyclist on your gift list (even if it’s you!) doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, we’re going to make it downright easy for you this Christmas with the Bicycle Sport Staff Gift Picks. Every week, we’ll tip you to some great gift ideas, courtesy of the guys who spend all day dreaming of great ways to put it to use. This week, we asked the boss, Ben Cooley, what’s on his list!
Ben likes the Kickr Trainer because it makes riding indoors fun, interactive and competitive. It’s all the things he likes about riding outside – inside. With realistic “road feel” and resistance, there’s pretty much no excuse for showing up this spring out of shape!
The one piece of fall and winter cycling apparel that can be worn 1,000 different ways. No matter what the weather’s like outside, Ben feels he’s always got the right piece of gear with the Castelli Gabba Jacket. Wind and water-resistant, but lightweight and breathable. The ultimate weapon against the weather!
An immediate upgrade in ride quality, Ben says the Vittoria Corsa Tire rides like a dream. Fast, grippy, wear- and puncture-resistant, there’s no reason to compromise performance during the fall and winter riding season with this one. Plus, those tan sidewalls…
For more great gift ideas for cyclists, or gear to help you navigate the Charlotte area’s fall and winter cycling season, pop into Bicycle Sport!