COVID-19 is prompting people to pull their old bikes out of the shed, and get outside responsibly whilst enjoying some fresh air. Others who never owned a bike are finally giving pedaling a try. Life Cycle Bikes wants to help those of you who are either returning to a bike or getting on for the first time bu putting together a list of some vital gear that will ensure your ride is safe and comfortable.

Specialized Align Helmet (MIPS) $90

If certified protection at an amazing value isn’t reason enough, this feature-rich Align helmet also includes the Headset SX dial fit system for easy fit adjustment and our 4th Dimension Cooling System for incredible ventilation. You’ll also find that it’s equipped with next-level protection courtesy of revolutionary MIPS technology (Multi-Directional Impact Protection System).

 

Bontrager Ion 100R/Flare R City Bike Light Set $85

 

One light set for a complete daytime running lights solution. The Ion 100 R and Flare R City feature focused optics, an interruptive flash pattern and a broad range to ensure visibility. Their compact design and wide beam spread are optimised for city riding and make these USB rechargeable lights great for any bike.

Bontrager XR Endurance Elite Grip $40

Go the distance with the XR Endurance Elite mountain bike grip. A contoured shape provides ultimate comfort and support, while an opposing tread pattern ensures that your palms are padded and your fingers are locked in, keeping you confident and comfortable no matter how long you’re out on the trails.

Bontrager Ekite Keyed Folding Mini Lock $100

The Elite Keyed Mini Folding Lock is 60 cm in length and features 5 mm soft-touch steel construction and a unique folding design that maximises security in a super compact, easy-to-store design.