The "what I got for Christmas this year" thread

Freshfunkmeister
Freshfunkmeister Posts: 79
edited January 2011 in MTB general
Happy Christmas to y'all !! As I am at work today and my partner is Slovak, we had Christmas last night. Here's what Santa gave me...

Socks ( obviously )
Boxer shorts
Woolly hat
Chocolates
Bill Bailey DVD
Frankie Boyle DVD
Fleece
6 drum lessons ( haven't played in a while )
Waterstones gift voucher
Keith Richards Biography

All in all, I am very grateful indeed.Shame there was no Cannondale flash team bike but hey !!

So...

What has Santa brought for all you guys n'gals ?
FCN 5 - Fuji Roubaix 2
FCN 11 - Giant Trance X3
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Comments

  • I've got a hoodie, a Jeremy Clarkson Book and a Michael Mcintyre book. :( Barely any money to buy bike bling either. :cry:
  • geoff93
    geoff93 Posts: 190
    Hoping everyone is having a good day and that the smell of christmas food is filling everyones noses!
    Santa bought me:

    Easton Monkeylite SL XC 630mm bars ;)
    Bontrager X lite stem
    New lock on grips with gold bling to go with the gold bits on the frame
    Crud Roadracer MK 2
    Topeak M1/M2 mudgaurds
    Chocolate
    Cycling Moments calander
    SOCKS
    Sport Headband
    And lots of little stocking fillers ;)

    Have a lovely day!
    Trek Madone 3.5 (RS80s, Arione)
    Trek Madone 3.1 (Upgraded)
    Ribble TT Bike
    Trek Mamba (Garry Fisher Collection)
  • rockmonkeysc
    rockmonkeysc Posts: 14,774
    On-One 456 Summer Season frame & Rockshox Domains (unfortunatly with the wrong steerer), FSA Gravity bars, Superstar grips & a big bottle of whisky.

    Happy christmas :D
  • nothing as the wife and kids are more important
    "you tried your best and failed miserably. the lesson is never to try"
  • mkf
    mkf Posts: 242
    merry christmas all, santa brought me a charge spoon yea, gona fit it after lunch but wont be allow to break it in till new year, poo
  • ilovedirt
    ilovedirt Posts: 5,798
    chocolate
    big bottle of rum
    couple of bottles of whiskey
    a laminated map of snowdonia
    a cycling book
    other books etc
    socks and boxers
    money to pay off the mac i bought for uni....
    Production Privee Shan

    B'Twin Triban 5
  • lawman
    lawman Posts: 6,868
    usual stuff, socks, boxers, shirts etc
    couple of dvds
    htc wildfire

    oh and kinnect for the xbox

    bought myself a few early new bike related pressies last week, will start a w.i.p thread in the rides section when i have time to take far too many pictures of all the bling :D:lol:
  • tenfoot
    tenfoot Posts: 226
    Bit of a cycling theme this year.

    Hope vision 1 light (that I've been using since november)
    Fibre flare shortie back light
    Topeak joeblow mountain track pump
    Rechargables and recharger for the lights
    Dhb skull cap for under my crash hat

    And gran turismo 5 which took 1 hour of updates before I could play it - madness
  • dot1
    dot1 Posts: 538
    I got a set of gold Superstar hubs and Spank oozy rims courtesy of myself, an Easton Havoc stem from my nan and a Blackspire Stinger chain tensioner from the missus! The bike is looking UBER pimp now!
    Trek Remedy 7 2009
    viewtopic.php?t=12634629

    Boardman Pro Singlespeed - Sold
    viewtopic.php?t=12752297&highlight=

    Giant Defy 5 2012
  • dot1 wrote:
    an Easton Havoc stem from my nan

    Amazing how clued up the older generation are when buying bike stuff for the younger ones, eh? :lol:
    Winter: Moda Nocturne
    Road: Cervelo R3
    'Cross: Ridley X-Night
    Commuter: Genesis Day One
  • I've got a hoodie, a Jeremy Clarkson Book and a Michael Mcintyre book. :( Barely any money to buy bike bling either. :cry:
    It's alright now, I found out that i've got a subscription to MBUK and the multi tool which comes with it. I've also got money to pimp out the Fury so all is well in the world of me now.
  • Socks (of course)
    New snazzy pyjama bottoms, I still maintain there's nowt wrong with my current ones, the holes give them character.
    Bottle of Jack Daniels.
    Phillips nose and ear trimmer.
    Spoke Lit, L.E.D device to fit on the commuter back wheel.
    Mr Creosotes wafer thin mints. (you all remember that Monty Python meaning of life scene?)
    Microfibre pocket towel
    A very large torch indeed.
    Topeak Joeblow Turbo track pump. (which is bloomin ace)
    Some Chilli Jellies (think Haribo but damn spicy)
  • chocolate,chocolate
    gran turismo 5 PS3
    mafia 2 PS3
    some rock shox reba SL's (need to be collected from my dads tomorrow)
    eat,sleep, mountain bike hoodie
    lynx set
    and more chocolate ! :lol::o
    oh and some new overshoes+ a mark cavendish book :D:lol:


    no more cold feet ! (hopefully :? )
  • nonnac85
    nonnac85 Posts: 1,608
    Couple of DVDs, top gear annual and a bike workstand :-)
    My Website - Trail Centre info for the UK: MTB Trail Time
  • pastey_boy
    pastey_boy Posts: 2,083
    xtr chainset
    xtr f/r mechs
    xtr cassette
    xtr shifters
    red bashring
    sunline bars
    sweet titanium stem
    ano chainring bolts
    new grips
    all thanks to my great girlfriend
    looks like my enigma is getting a makeover :D
    Viner Salviati
    Shark Aero Pro
    Px Ti Custom
    Cougar 531
    Sab single speed
    Argon 18 E-112 TT
    One-one Ti 456 Evo
    Ridley Cheetah TT
    Orange Clockwork 2007 ltd ed
    Yeti ASR 5
    Cove Hummer XC Ti
  • scale20
    scale20 Posts: 1,300
    This

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    Then the Mrs woke me up with a brew :cry::cry::cry:

    I got an RC helicopter though, nails to fly! :D
    Niner Air 9 Rigid
    Whyte 129S 29er.
  • scale20 wrote:
    This

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    Then the Mrs woke me up with a brew :cry::cry::cry:

    I got an RC helicopter though, nails to fly! :D
    i love that, nice one
  • Camelbak Lobo
    Topeak mini 9
    5 x cycling socks
    2 x cycling jerseys
    Mini pump
    Tyre levers
    Hope Vision 2
    OS Maps
    Cycling water bottle
    Padded shorts
    Wellgo MG1s
  • Chocolates
    Pants
    Altura Attack jacket
    Seal skinz socks
    Some "Ali G" yellow bike glasses
    Altura waterproof shorts
    Chopping board
    Lamp.

    Very pleased - apart from the household accessories, a very waterproof theme.

    Merry Crimbo all :wink:
  • I just walked in on the mrs, she was making a huge ball of all my socks.
    It was like all my Christmases rolled into one !!!!!

    Socks.
    Aftershave.
    Bird feeder and peanuts.
    A bar of chocolate
    A pair of knitted gloves



    PISSED !
  • anto164
    anto164 Posts: 3,500
    New wallet! MY FIRST WALLET THAT FITS £20 NOTES IN IT WITHOUT WRECKING THE TOP EDGE WHOOOOOO!
    Malt Whiskey from the St George Brewery England (Chapter 6 malt)
    LOTS of chocolate :?
    Beer
    New Camera for when i'm abroad with work

    Didn't get any socks or DVDs which is a change..

    that's about it? Did quite well i think!
  • Got a gift certificate to the local bike shop for the worth of some Specialized Defroster shoes. A few small parts for the bike, a bunch of clothes and a few small bits for general living. It's been good
  • tlw1
    tlw1 Posts: 21,983
    iPad from the wife and various family members
    Then the usual socks, chocs etc

    Need a bike ride to get rid of al the food, etc now
  • pastey_boy wrote:
    xtr chainset
    xtr f/r mechs
    xtr cassette
    xtr shifters
    red bashring
    sunline bars
    sweet titanium stem
    ano chainring bolts
    new grips
    all thanks to my great girlfriend
    looks like my enigma is getting a makeover :D

    You need to make this girlfriend your wife !! That is a seriously ace set of bike pressies !!
    FCN 5 - Fuji Roubaix 2
    FCN 11 - Giant Trance X3
  • tlw1
    tlw1 Posts: 21,983
    pastey_boy wrote:
    xtr chainset
    xtr f/r mechs
    xtr cassette
    xtr shifters
    red bashring
    sunline bars
    sweet titanium stem
    ano chainring bolts
    new grips
    all thanks to my great girlfriend
    looks like my enigma is getting a makeover :D

    You need to make this girlfriend your wife !! That is a seriously ace set of bike pressies !!

    Or she is up to something, but then again what do you care - you got new gear :lol:
  • Briggo
    Briggo Posts: 3,537
    Crank bro multi 19 tool
    Camelbak Hawg nv for my long dayers
    Another baabaa baselayer
    merino socks
    Garmin 800 with all the trimmings
    The obligitory socks/smellies/chocolates
    Transformers 2 & A team blu ray, woot
    Various other stocking fillers

    and a partridge in a pear tree
  • bennett_346
    bennett_346 Posts: 5,029
    Socks :roll:
    GoPro helmet hero wide
    Pair of avid sintered
    KMC Ti-Nitride gold chain
    Sealskinz socks
    Thermal shell jacket thing
    The obligatory swathe of smellies
    Frankie boyle DVD
    Lots of chocolate
  • the pacific on blue ray
    airfix shelby mustang :D
    few books
    money to buy the bike its own christmas present (race face atlas AM cranks in orange :D and superstar white hose kit)
  • will8
    will8 Posts: 82
    Bike stuff
    Seal skinz thermal socks,
    Shimano xt spd pedals,
    Endura 3/4 baggys
    And from me, trek fuel ex 8

    Happy days
  • I got a weekend of tuition with Ed Oxley on the Long Mynd. Well chuffed :D

    About time I got some upgrades !