Triathlon Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers Part 1
Pearl Izumi Barrier Jacket $165
Face it, some wet winter rides are in your future and the Barrier jacket will keep make them a little less miserable and a lot sleeker looking. Waterproof stretch material, full zipper for venting and ref lective elements add to the package.
TYR Catalyst 2 Training Paddles $24
Build your shoulder strength in the pool this winter. Shaped to increase wearer’s feel for the water, these durable paddles will make their mark on your swim times.
Fast-looking graphic stripes on the sides of these chlorine-resistant streamlined shorts make them an eye-catching choice for guys who prefer moderate coverage.
Saucony Drylete Ponytail Skull Cap $30
Stretch microfibre keeps you warm and offers a great fit. A ponytail hole in the back is perfect for long-haired runners.
This extremely lightweight but durable suit is perfect for guys who like some coverage but not the length of a jammer. A sleek waistband makes for a snug but comfortable fit.
Specialized Flux Elite Light $200
This is one powerful light that can be seen from 500 m away. Comes with easy mounting instructions and recharger cord and a handlebar on-off switch mount. With up to eight hours of shine, you won’t be left in the dark again.
Wrightsock Lightweight Multisport Trail Sock $13
A new pair of socks can really help make workouts more enjoyable. Wrightsocks are made with coolmesh 2 for fast wicking, come in Day-Glo colours and are guaranteed blister-free.
Power Bar Performance Energy Bar $2.60
Eat one of these bars before and another during workouts for delicious, long-lasting energy. Easy on the stomach, they’re perfect for a mid-afternoon snack as well. Great new flavours include peanut butter and jelly and nutty berry.
Zoot Performance Transition Bag $80
A big enough bag for all your tri needs. A convenient checklist on the inside of the zipper closure f lap offers race day security. Comes with separate helmet, fibre-lined optics and wet gear compartments.
Long workouts go faster with tunes, and this armband is a neat, out of-the-way place to stash your MP3 player, headphone wires and key.
Asics PR Shelter Gloves $30
These gloves not only keep your hands warm, but have a pocket on the back for a key or other small items and touch-screen friendly index finger tips.
Asics PR Shelter Headwarmer $25
Keep your ears warm and stay visible with this microfibre head band with reflective strips.