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Slater Designs Surfboards

He has been crowned Surf´s World Champion a record 11 times, but Kelly Slater is also a goddamn entrepreneur and is making headlines far beyond surf publications. Now his interest in board design has recently lead to the development of this awesome collection of surfboards. The sleek line of boards currently features 4 models all luminously white a...read more

Sail Racing 50 KTS Race Edition

Swedish performance brand Sail Racing has spent the past several decades refining its hi-tech, indefatigably weatherproof sailing gear to near-perfection. Their 50 KTS Race Edition was developed over three years, and is the result of a close collaboration between developers and professional sailing athletes. The collection is used by Oracle Team US...read more

Quiksilver Highline Airlift Vest

The Highline Airlift Vest sets a new safety standard for big wave surfers, a CO2-powered inflation vest, that aims to lift surfers who fall on big waves. Quiksilver partnered with diving equipment manufacturer Aqua Lung to develop an inflatable flotation device. A culmination of years worth of research and development, the neoprene vest utilizes ca...read more

Lift eFoil

Fly quietly over water with the eFoil electric hydrofoil surfboard at speeds up to 22 knots (25 mph)! The rider uses a waterproof controller using Bluetooth connectivity to power the board from 45 to 55 minutes at cruising speed, or 20 to 25 minutes at full speed. It has a range of about 15 miles. The eFoil can be recharged from a household power o...read more

LockRack

No more need to use tie downs! LockRack is a new revolutionary system that lets you safely carry your boards or kayak without the hassle and headache of straps and tie-downs. LockRack allows you to spend less time loading and unloading, once they’re on, securely loading a board on the roof is as easy and fast as placing it on the rack and sliding t...read more

SwimEars

Developed by Finis in collaboration with Dave Scott (6 times Ironman World Champion), SwimEars earplugs let sound in and keep water out. If you spend a lot of time in the water swimming, surfing, windsurfing, kayaking, sailing, jet skiing, kitesurfing, or doing any other water activity, protecting your ears is essential to avoid ear in...read more

Scorkl Handheld Scuba Tank

The Scorkl is a new device that offers 10 minutes of underwater breathing! The handheld device is basically a shrunk-down scuba tank with an attached breathing mouthpiece. Simply pump up the little yellow canister with its specially designed hand pump, and you´ll be able to swim underwater for 10 minutes at a time, or hang a couple of Scorkls on yo...read more

Supflex BigSup

Stand Up Paddle Boarding is known as a one-on-one battle between man and water, but thanks to this 18-foot stand up paddleboard you can have your friends and dog join in the fun! With a giant load-bearing capacity of 1,550 pounds, the Supflex BigSup is an inflatable paddle board made of military-grade PVC, and inflates in about ten minutes with two...read more

Best Made Fly Box

Best Made have teamed up with British maker Richard Wheatley for this limited edition fly box. Two sizes are available, with 10 compartments, or with 32 compartments, there is also a special version with a rare collection of 96 hand-tied Dette flies included. Each compartment has an individual spring latch for careful access, and glass wi...read more

Jetfoiler

Jetfoiler is the latest water toy, it combines two popular surfboard enhancements into one rig, an electric motor and a hydrofoil. The Jetfoiler, basically, installs the electric motor on the hydrofoil instead of the deck, and with a remote control in your hand, you control the speed of your Jetfoiling board. During riding, it functions much like a...read more

HexaTraction Surfboard Grips

HexaTraction provides wax-less traction for any board, without the mess and fuss! Much lighter than a conventional sticker pad, the new Hexatraction self-adhesive hexagon system allows you to have super adhesion and avoid waxing. With a thin and light structure, these translucent hexagonal grips add minimal weight to your board, and each one featur...read more

Finclip

Finclip is a clever solution to an annoying problem. Forget the days when you had to struggle to don your fins, Finclip is a ski bindings-like device that lets you wear your diving flippers handsfree without having to bend down. Finclip is a device that has been specially designed to don the most popular models of adjustable fins with exceptional e...read more

2016 Gifts For The Surfer

In today´s gift recommendations, we’ve curated some cool options to ensure you look good and perform well on the beach break. The list features equipment for protection, as well as some handy tools, carry options, or gear for simply having fun on your radical wave rides. These products cater to every Surfer´s want list. Check ou...read more

SurfEars

If you spend a lot of time in the water surfing, windsurfing, kayaking, sailing, jet skiing, kitesurfing, or doing any other water activity, protecting your ears is essential to avoid "Surfers ear” a common problem where the ear canal is actually blocked by this condition. The problem with most traditional earplugs is that they affect your hearing....read more

SUP Hydrofoil

Take your SUP (Stand up Paddle) to another level with the GoFoil for SUP, and seamlessly hover on top of water. People have been outfitting their surfboards with hydrofoils for many years now, but only now someone figured out how to rig SUP boards with the same thing. GoFoil attaches to the bottom of your board, and once you hit a certain speed (us...read more

Powerbreather

The Ameo Powerbreather is a new device developed to enhance your breathing and swimming abilities. It´s in fact a snorkel that´s been taken to the next level of thought, boosting your performance whilst swimming, be it in a pool or in the sea. It features two separate breathing tubes that allow massive air intake, and an exhale valve at t...read more

Jarvis Boards

Jarvis, an Austin-based company, craft beautiful authentic wood stand up paddle boards made to last while minimizing environmental impacts. Designed to be lightweight and functional, the beautiful boards are handcrafted by the founder Tony Smith, primarily using a recycled foam core, sustainably harvested wood, reclaimed lumber, and even leather. W...read more
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November 2018 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop. We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products and dea...
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December 2018 Essentials

We are back again this month with a roundup of products that caught out attention. We are constantly on the prowl for the coolest stuff, travel essentials for life on the road, new smooth and stylish fashion pieces, new adventure ready gear, new tech stuff and accessories for your everyday carry. Here are a just few of our favorites for this month. Product details below ...
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EDC December 2018

In this month´s roundup series of EDC (Everyday Carry), we pick some items that are carried on a consistent basis to assist you in dealing with normal everyday needs of modern society, including possible emergency situations. Every guy could use a little more gear in his pockets, so this month we have rounded up the ultimate guide to EDC essentials for the modern and discerning gentleman. Produc...