Triathlon Gift Ideas for Her
by Danielle Audino
With the holidays just around the corner, it is time to start thinking about what to gift your favorite triathlete. To make your holiday shopping a snap, we compiled a list of our top gift ideas that are perfect for everyone from the newbie to the budding pro. Check out the products below that are sure to help any triathlete have her best season yet.
Help Her Speed Through Transitions– Louis Garneau Tri X- Speed III Cycling shoes:
Triathlon isn’t a cheap sport, so why break the bank when you don’t have to? Louis Garneau nailed it with top of the line performance for a budget price tag. With reverse velcro and a single strap for easy adjustment, she will fly through transition. Not to mention the bright neon color options are sure to make these her next favorite piece of equipment.
Help Her Share Her Story– Go Pro HERO Sessions Camera:
With epic training, comes epic adventures. There is no easier way to document and share her story than with this waterproof and rugged video camera. With the high resolution of 1440p and frame rate of 100 frames per second she is sure to never miss a moment.
Actually, She Can– AssKicker Ink. Tank
AssKicker Ink.’s new boutique line of activewear for women features positive, uplifting messages and is designed to fit all body types. She will love the feel of the soft flowy fabrics, the price is right and once she tries it on, the tank will quickly become her favourite! Use the code ‘riding’ to get 20% off.
AssKicker Ink. shirts feature the following sayings:
* Actually, I can
* I can. I will. End of story.
* Strong women lift each other up
* It never gets easier, you just get stronger
* She believed she could, so she did
* My imperfections are perfect
* You don’t need to find yourself, create yourself
Help Her Swim Like a Fish– Smash One Piece Swim Suit
A collaboration with Jolyn Swimwear, this suit is created by athletes and for athletes. The best part? The adjustable back straps that ensure a comfortable and secure fit no matter what. This suit will go the distance so she can stop worrying about her suit, and get back to nailing the set. Use the code, “IRONWOMEN” for free shipping.
Help Her Beat the Cold– Smashfest Queen Smash Jacket:
Riding during the chilly winter months can sometimes be a drag. But this water resistant and windproof jacket will keep her warm no matter the conditions. Whether it is race morning or a chilly bike ride, Smashfest Queen has her covered. Use the code “IRONWOMEN” for free shipping.
Help Her Zone In– Bose SoundSport Headphones:
These sweat resistant in-ear headphones make it easy to stay energized no matter how tough the session. Also available in a wireless option, these are designed to stay in place while delivering crystal clear sound. Instead of fiddling with her ear buds, let her focus on nailing the last interval with headphones that get out of the way.
Help Her See Success– Rudy Project Momentum Sunglasses:
Whether it is heading to the pool, exploring a new trail, or traveling to a race, these glasses will be her new go-to choice. Designed with the same premium technology and quality materials as Rudy Project’s performance styles, the Momentum will meet the demands of her busy life. Use the code, “IRONWOMEN” for 30% off an order.
Help Her Feel Her Best– F2C Nutrition Pharma Greens:
During the winter months, she can find it challenging to get all the different nutrients she needs to stay healthy. F2C Nutrition makes it easy with a product packed full of antioxidants, probiotics, vegetables, and vitamins in one easy scoop. Whether she is looking to recover faster, increase her intake of vegetables, or gain a performance edge, this is the product for her. Use the code, “IRONWOMEN” for 15% off an order.
Help Her Beat Boredom– Wahoo Kicker Snap:
With all the features of the higher end trainers, this wheel-on option will make riding indoors her favorite session of the week. The high inertia flywheel replicates the feel of the road and at 47 pounds, she will feel stable and secure no matter how hard she is pushing. Combine that with TrainerRoad and Zwift compatibility and there is no reason to train outdoors.
Help Her Beat the Snooze Button– Coffee Method Monthly Subscription:
Sometimes, the only thing getting her out of bed at 4am is a hot cup of coffee. Give her the gift that keeps giving with this monthly subscription. She can customize her blend, amount, and frequency of delivery for coffee at her doorstep all year-round. Use the code “IRONWOMEN” for a free bag of coffee with a three month subscription or the code, “IRONWOMEN20” for 20% off a single bag order.
Help Her Pamper Herself–Kiehls Ultra Facial Cream with SPF:
After thousands of yards in the pool, chlorine can really start to take its toll on her skin. This cream offers continuous moisture replenishment, and SPF 30, to protect her throughout the day. So no matter how many hours she spends at the pool, her skin will feel soft and smooth.
Help Her Gut it Out– Sound Probiotics Sport:
There is nothing worse than GI issues ruining race day. Check out these probiotics that improve overall health, boost immunity, and will keep her gut running smoothly so she can focus on crushing the competition. Use the code, “IRONWOMEN” for 10% off an order.
Help Her Fuel to Nail a PR– Run Fast Eat Slow Cookbook:
Shalane Flanagan teamed up with chef, Elyse Kopecky, to create more than just a cookbook. Full of recipes, training tips, inspirational stories, and nutritional wisdom, this book will help her reach optimum performance this season. The best part? Every recipe uses simple and easy to find ingredients to spend less time searching and more time on things that matter.
Help Her Give Back– Bombas socks:
When races can last up to seventeen hours, nothing beats a comfy pair of socks. These offer a performance footbed with a honeycomb arch support system for ultimate comfort and chafe-free feel. Not to mention with every purchase, they donate socks to someone in need- talk about a win-win situation.
Help Her Get Aero– Rudy Project Wingspan Helmet:
With unparalleled aerodynamics, the Wing 57 is taking the triathlon world by storm. Most notably, this helmet has a dorsal ridge that helps minimize the effects of cross winds and a removeable tail for added versatility. With front vents and a new air channeling system to keep the head cool, this is the perfect helmet for any race. Use the code, “IRONWOMEN” for 30% off an order.