If Dad is a keen cyclist, it’s a fair bet that he happily receives gifts mainly relating to cycling each year. You could get him another pair of socks which are no doubt gratefully received, but ‘what else is out there?’ I hear you say. Behold, the Cycled Fathers Day gift list to make any bike mad Dad as happy as Pantani at the Giro!
Greg Lemond – Yellow Jersey Racer (Written by Guy Andrews)
A beautifully illustrated publication chronicling the life of Greg Lemond, the first American to win the Tour de France. Written by renowned cycling author Guy Andrews, each chapter is told by a friend, rival, or teammate of Greg’s for an insightful look at one of the most famous sons of cycling.
If you are feeling generous toward the old man, the HERO Session packs the power of GoPro into a convenient, grab-and-go, everyday camera. Perfect for the first–time GoPro user, or as a second camera, HERO Session is our simplest camera to use. Its single-button control, stunning 1080p 60fps video, 8MP photos and rugged, waterproof design make HERO Session the perfect small, simple camera to take on any cycling adventure.
The Fixie pizza cutter reinterprets the pizza cutter with a small metallic bike leaning on its stand. The efficient design allows you to cut pizza at once with its two wheel-blades and provides the perfect low-cost Fathers Day novelty cycling gift.
Available in a selection of fun colour ways.
Over 700 members of Brooks community collaborated on the MT21, to select the most practical cycling tools. So, whether you want to change the wheels or saddle on your bike, or simply open a bottle of beer after a long day’s ride, the MT21 makes a refined and functional gift.
These four panel Octopus and Wolf casquettes from the stylish folk at Cafe du Cycliste will protect any Dads’ head from the sun or rain. The designs are inspired by land and sea and the routes that we ride.
We eulogised about the Plantronics BackBeat FIT in our review back in May 2016. They are now well known to be one of the best wireless bluetooth headphones for cyclists available on the market. Flexible, durable and waterproof, good sound and they stay comfortably in place through your most intense rides. They also have a pretty genuine battery life of up to 8 hours, so will accommodate most distance rides.