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Billabong V1 Big Wave Floatation Wetsuit

In 2010 big wave surfer Shane Dorian took the worst wipeout of his life whilst surfing Mavericks, California. After almost drowning he came up with the idea to incorporate an air bladder into a wetsuit. Shane contacted Billabong and straight away they started working on the life saving device. The suit has a back-mounted air bladder and a carbon-dioxide cartridge that inflates with a ripcord. The inflatable wetsuit is patent-pending and should be available soon. Watch the Video



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OAKLEY AIRWAVE GOGGLE | Image

OAKLEY AIRWAVE GOGGLE

Oakley have updated their Airwave Goggle. Oakley Airwave 1.5 builds on the success of the popular goggle launched last year, it has 30% more battery life, better processor, better graphics, and MFI Bluetooth. As the previous version, it features a 14-inch screen integrated within the goggle, you can check your speed, altitude, jump analytics, temperature, locate your track friends, listen to music, answer calls, view text messages, and navigate resort maps...
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FLOWBOARD | REVOLUTIONARY NEW SKATE | Image

FLOWBOARD | REVOLUTIONARY NEW SKATE

The amazing feature of this board is the arched setup that lets you turn 45-degree angles with smooth edge-to-edge motion, giving it handling similar to a snowboard. A regular skateboard, which can lean up to 25 degrees, the Flowboard - allows you to carve at 45 degrees, using 14 wheels rather then the traditional 4....
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WATERBUOY | FLOATATION DEVICE WITH FLASHING LIGHT | Image

WATERBUOY | FLOATATION DEVICE WITH FLASHING LIGHT

This is a must have gadget for boaters and anglers, the Waterbuoy is a floating device with a high tech trigger that activates within seconds on immersion in water. You can now relax and enjoy your water related recreation without having to worry about valuables falling into the water. Holds up to 1kg and has a flashing light that turns the balloon into a flashing beacon visible for up to 250m. Watch the spectacular video of it in action after the jump....
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