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Grown Up Toys for the Summer

Somehow it is August already...

School is starting soon and summer is on its last legs. Which means we have a month or so left of sun, fun and prime paddling weather that we need to take full advantage of. Hopefully it is enough time to take one more trip to the family cottage, paddle your favorite river or lake again, or just hang out at the beach. And if you need a little something extra to make the rest of your summer as killer as the first bit, check out these grown up toys that will definitely make your August one to remember!

1. EZ Wall Mount Rack

by Suspenz Storage & Transport

What is it?

The #1 selling storage rack is available in Black or Yellow and 2 sizes. Racks are made of rectangular steel for a flush & secure wall mount

Why buy it?

Kayak rests on durable nylon covered foam padded arms for indoor & outdoor use. Racks include Safety Straps to secure boat in a wind storm!

How do I get one?

Order from the Suspenz website using the link below or from your local authorized Suspenz dealer

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2. Tango Carbon, Tango Fiberglass, Whiskey Carbon, Whiskey Fiberglass

by Aqua-Bound

What is it?

Welcome to effortless efficiency. The new Whiskey and Tango performance kayak models are available in both Carbon and Fiberglass versions.

Why buy it?

The Whiskey is designed for high-angle paddlers while the Tango is shaped to deliver low-angle results, both with minimal effort.

How do I get one?

Available 9/1. Please visit our website and your local retailer then!

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3. Venom II

by Sawyer Paddles and Oars

What is it?

The Venom II is a paddle that defines functional art with the powerful CCG blade and the lightweight responsiveness of a wood and composite blend.

Why buy it?

Nice lightweight and powerful paddle for whitewater canoeing and rafting, with that stand out wood craft flair.

How do I get one?

Online at Sawyer's Website

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4. Lightweight Dry Sack

by Sea to Summit

What is it?

Sea to Summit Lightweight Dry Sacks fit into little corners of a sea kayak or light enough to take backpacking or adventure traveling.

Why buy it?

A less expensive and less bulky alternative to traditional dry bags. You can squash these into spots ordinary heavy dry bags won't go.

How do I get one?

Check out Sea to Summits Dealer locator to find a retailer near you: Dealer Locater

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5. Kraken

by Boardworks

What is it?

The award winning Kraken SUPs are all about versatility and performance. Winner of Outside Magazine Gear of the Year Award.

Why buy it?

Gliding over glassy water, cutting through wind chop or sliding down a mellow wave, the smooth and stable Kraken will keep you smiling.

How do I get one?

Check our dealer locator at boardworkssurf.com

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6. Sound 100 XE

by Elie

What is it?

Step up to the Elie 10 ft sit-in recreational kayak SOUND 100 XE and discover what a difference thoughtful design can make.

Why buy it?

With its deep V hull platform and larger cockpit for easy entry, this kayak appeals to paddlers who are looking for a high performance.

How do I get one?

Visit the Elie website to find a retailer near you. Get your SOUND 100XE and start engineering your own paddling adventure dreams stories!

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7. Mirage® Oasis

by Hobie

What is it?

The Mirage Oasis is a performance oriented tandem kayak, powered by the legendary MirageDrive 180.

Why buy it?

So speedy yet boasts a robust carrying capacity suitable for a weekend camping trip or fishing with enough gear to stock a tackle shop.

How do I get one?

Visit hobie.com/dealers to find your local Hobie dealer.

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8. Muse 10'6"

by Boardworks

What is it?

The Muse is the perfect all around Stand Up Paddle board for exploring your local waterway no matter where you live.

Why buy it?

At 32″ wide the Muse is stable and comfortable in a variety of water conditions. Winner of Gear of the Year by SUP Connect.

How do I get one?

Search our dealer locator on boardworkssurf.com or order online.

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9. YakGrips

by Cascade Creek Company

What is it?

The worlds best paddle grips that help keep the paddlers hands in the correct position while paddling, while also helping keep hands dry and not sliding on a wet paddle shaft.

Why buy it?

Yakgrips® prevent rubs, calluses and blisters and reduce the stress on hands and tendons. They are especially helpful for people with carpel tunnel, arthritis and other disabilities. 

How do I get one?

You can buy your own HERE!

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10. Land'n Strip Duffel Bag

by Salamander Paddle Gear

What Is It?
The perfect combination of gear bag and changing platform.

Why Do I Need It?
This great product keeps gear stowed safely and the platform unzips from a secret compartment (yet stows easily) to keep your feet clean and dry while changing.

How Do I Get One?
Go to the Salamander Paddle Gear website to buy one online

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