On a cycling note, a new/refurbished bike is awesome investment. As we role out the door there are a few essential items that will ensure a successful and fun ride.
Tires need to be inflated to proper pressure, using a floor pump or air compressor.
Even as safe as we try to be, accidents do happen. A helmet is a just a good idea and everyone on the ride should have them. Lets all look goofy together.
Hydration is also key a basket or waterbottle holder makes carrying your favorite sports drink easy and fun.
A spare tube for your bike specific wheel size.[/edsanimate]