Topical Edge delivers to you the essential gift guide for any type of athlete. From coaching packages to nutrition and everything in between, we guarantee you’ll find something perfect for you, your family and friend’s needs. Once your gift shopping is complete, don’t forget to give to someone in need by supporting two organizations close to our hearts, Best Buddies International and the Nosco Foundation.
Need a coach?
Train Right in 2018
With nearly 20 years of coaching experience, Carmichael Training Systems help athletes from all walks of life improve their performance in cycling, ultrarunning, triathlon and more. They offer a variety of coaching packages, training camps and bucket lists events to help you better your best.
The Science Of Results Experts
Source Endurance specializes in coaching utilizing cutting edge research for endurance sports including all cycling disciplines, multi-sport and beyond as well as offering extensive performance testing. Check out their data driven and individualized training packages today.
Nutrition Done Right
Feed Your Adventures
Born on a bike, crafted in the kitchen, family and employee owned - CLIF Bar makes bars, gels & drink mixes to feed your adventures, no matter where they might take you. We like their nut butter filled bars, especially the chocolate peanut butter flavor.
All-Natural Fuel For Your Journey
Bonk Breaker makes all-natural bars with no preservatives to provide sustained energy to give you a competitive edge while fueling your active lifestyle. Their lemon-lime hydration mix replaces electrolytes lost during exercise and quite simply, just tastes good.
Eating Is Training
At the the intersection of energy, hydration and recovery you’ll find GU; delivering everything your body needs to take your performance to the next level. Our current flavor for on the go, racing and training quick fuel is their small batch, ‘Cola Me-Happy’ energy gel. Trying eating this without a smile.
Gear You Can’t Miss
Ride In Style
Collect All Of The Data
From bike pumps, to multi-tools, saddle bags, cages and more, Lezyne makes the sleekest, bomb-proof and functional cycling accessories around. Their Enhanced Micro C GPS can be worn as a watch or mounted on your bike. With a vibrant color screen, phone notifications and Strava live segments, this is a can’t miss computer for all your athletic pursuits.
Better Design, Better Style
Betty Designs is rooted in triathlon, but goes beyond that with a full line of performance and lifestyle apparel for cycling, running and water sports for women. We love their kick-ass style, especially their “Do Epic Shit” pro silicone swim cap. Guaranteed to make you feel faster in the pool or on race day.
Attack The Trails With Speed
Why suffer while running when you can fly up and down the trails? HOKA ONE ONE’s Speedgoat 2 offers superb traction with maximal cushioning and protection as well as minimal weight. It will be the only trail shoe you ever need to own.
The Place To Just Chill
Our favorite go-to post adventure spot and must visit if in the northern Los Angeles area is Pedaler's Fork. They offer locally sourced New American meals served in a rustic space with an adjacent, full-service bike shop to boot. Whether your beverage of choice is coffee, tea, beer, wine or whiskey, they’ll quench your thirst and keep you coming back for more time and time again.