Gravel, “grav grav”, groads…whatever it is your favorite cyclist calls it (and can’t stop talking about), gravel is here to stay. And since our obsession here at Bikerumor is the gear and components, here are our top gift ideas for improving every ride for the gravel-loving (or just gravel-curious) rider in your life… Best Gravel Tools & Accessories Gifts
It’s a good idea to keep a spare innertube with you on your gravel ride in case of a flat. The S- Tubo-CX/Gravel-All ($32 at tubolito ) is a great option because it is hyperlight and compact, so you won’t have extra weight or space taken up on your bike or in your pack. The S-Tubo-CX/Gravel-All comes in 42mm or 60mm presta valve lengths and weighs only 35 grams! ( sponsored inclusion)
We all like a streamlined bike, and the Granite Stash RCX ($55, on Performance Bike ) hides an 8-piece multitool inside your steerer tube, and it works on both carbon and alloy steerers, making it perfect for modern gravel race bikes and those building out a monster bike with a suspension fork. It’s light, convenient, and easy to use…and it comes in black, too.
Just about the only other thing you’ll need on the bike is a pump and CO2 solution and for that the Blackburn Core CO2’Fer ($48, at Amazon )mini pump doubles as a CO2 chuck, with an under-bottle-cage mount to hold it all on the bike. An extendable hose protects your valve stems, and the integrated […]