Words By:Alison McPherson
With the holiday season fast approaching, what better gift to give than something to get your paddling partners stoked. Whether they’re off on a tropical vacation this winter and will need some warm-weather gear or maybe they’re just daydreaming of warm summer weather, there is something to suit everyone. Here is a guide to help you find the perfect gift for all the paddlers in your life.
FOR THE TROPICS
Get over your jealousy and be happy for your friends that they get to go paddle boarding in the Caribbean this winter and help them make their trip more enjoyable!
1. ASTRAL LOYAK SHOES
These shoes do it all. They are great in the water, comfortable to stroll around the streets in, and light enough for the warm weather.
$114.95 + GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW MEN’S & WOMEN’S LOYAKS
2. SUP THINGS DECK RIGGING KIT
Easy enough to pop onto any board, this is a great way to help secure a few belongings with you while out on the water. Don’t forget they’ll want to take lots of photos to show you!
$29.95 +GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW
3. SEAL LINE DRY BAGS
In a variety of sizes, these are great bags to keep all things waterproof. Whether it’s their camera, phone, water bottle, or hotel keys, these bags will keep everything dry!
$19.95 - $32.95 + GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW
4. AQUABOUND 4-PIECE PADDLES
The traveller’s essential! This paddle breaks down into 4-pieces so it can easily fit in any suitcase.
$209.95 + GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW
FOR THE DAYDREAMERS
We all do it. We all reminisce and fantasize about the warm, sunny days paddling in the summer which gets us eager and anxious for next summer to come. Why not be prepared with new gear for as soon as summer hits!
1. LEVEL SIX JERICHO/SOMBRIO JACKET
Great for late night paddles or cooler days, this SUP specific jacket is a must-have for any paddleboarder!
2. AQUABATICS SUP COURSE
From just getting your feet wet into the sport up to advanced open water and rivers, Aquabatics offers SUP courses for all ages and abilities of paddlers.
$79.00 - $139.00 + GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW
3. NRS INFLATABLE SUP’S
A key component to paddle boarding is having a SUP! No roof rack? No problem! Check out NRS’s new and improved designs on their inflatable SUPs for the 2017 season.
$1295.00 + GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW
4. ASTRAL YTV PFD
This PFD is great for paddle boarding as it’s specifically designed to allow for a great range of motion in the shoulders. It’s very sleek and not bulky at all, you’ll hardly notice you’re even wearing it!
$164.95 + GST – CLICK HERE TO VIEW
Best of luck with all your christmas shopping! If you have any questions about these or other products we have we would love to hear from you. You can get a hold of us by email at email@example.com or by phone at (403) 288 9283.
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From the Aquabatics Team