As the holidays quickly approach, you may be thinking about what to get the water enthusiast on your list. Below, we’ve compiled 12 of the best gift ideas from towels to wakeboards. Some are new products, some are staff favorites and some are blowout deals that you just can’t pass! Stop by one of our shops or call us at 503-650-5991 for more information.
AWS skateboards: $39.95 – $139.95
Custom logo skateboards just showed up in the shop! Now someone on your Christmas list can rep your favorite Pacific Northwest boat dealer at the skate park. Decks are available in sizes 8, 8.25 and 8.5. They are available as a complete package, or decks, wheels and trucks are available separately.
Hyperlite Vagabond: $399.99
Channel your inner Dog Dayz on the Hyperlite Vagabond! Trever Maur’s pro model board originated with his West Coast style in mind and from his experiences riding around the world. The continuous rocker provides a smooth ride that also slashes the wake with power. The Vagabond is the first board in the Hyperlite line with full-length Curved Flow Channels that pull the board’s edge deeper in the water for maximized boost off the wake.
2016-17 HO TX:
The HO TX is the ultimate crossover ski for the skier that wants a relaxed ride on the lake or course. Built with a Polyurethane Core for a 20% lighter ride than traditional foam cores, Acceleration Flex for instant acceleration on turns and Clean Edge Technology for 50% less drag than conventional skis, this ski has everything you need for a smooth ride. It is available in the 2016 or 2017 model at a discounted price in sizes 65-69. HO boots and rear toe plates are also available to pair.
AWS clothing: $14.95 – $39.95
Our new line of AWS clothing is the perfect stocking stuffer for the water enthusiast in your life! With t-shirts, baseball tees, sweatshirts, crewnecks, rash guards, hats, beanies and more, you can’t go wrong. Sizes range from small to XXL in both men’s and women’s sizes.
Radar Boa-K gloves: $79.99 – $99.99
Grab a pair of the top-of-the-line ski gloves for the dedicated waterskier in your life! The Radar Boa-K gloves include features like the easy tighten and release Boa closure system, pre-curved fingers and inside-out construction for extra comfort. They are available in sizes XS to XXL. Get the 2018 pair or the 2017 pair at a discounted price.
Speaqua The Barnacle + 4GB: $64.99
This bluetooth speaker is ideal for the traveling music lover in your life. It’s 100% waterproof, sand proof, floatable, small for travel, has a built-in microphone for hands-free phone calls and has 4GB of built-in memory that stores up to 1,000 songs! The Barnacle + (or The Barnacle (with no built-in memory)) is available in a variety of colors.
Remote wakeskate: $250 – $369
If the wakeskater on your list is in need of a new skate, now is the time to buy! AWS is the only shop to receive the final shipment of 2017 Remote wakeskates, so get one before they’re gone! Still in stock is the 39.5 Leo Labadans, 40 Yan Lecomte, 40.5 Josh Zentmeyer, 38.5 Nick Taylor and 39 and 40 Hybrids.
AWS tumbler: $19.95 – $24.95
This stainless steel tumbler is the best small gift for the holidays. The double walls and copper vacuum insulated body maintain the temperature of your beverage, whether it’s iced tea or a cup of coffee. The AWS tumbler is available in a 12 oz. or 20 oz. option.
Liquid Force Next:
Ready to take your riding to the Next level? Then the Liquid Force Next is the perfect board for you! Or maybe someone on your holiday list… Bob Soven’s pro model board is built with speed in mind, and an aggressive three-stage rocker forces water to push through the hull of the board guaranteeing to shoot you off the wake every time. The 2017 Next board comes with Flex Track technology made to feel as locked in and connected to the board as possible. 2017 and 2016 versions of the Next are available in-store.
Slowtide Towel: $16.95 – $79.95
One of our Slowtide towels is likely to turn those winter blues into summertime dreams! From fitness towels, to beach towels, to blankets, there is bound to be a perfect stocking stuffer for someone. Stop by to see our selection of designs.
Hydro Shine: $29.95
Our top-selling detail spray is a great gift for the boater in your life! The wax spray is guaranteed to keep your boat shining all year long, just spray it on the boat as soon as you take it out of the water and then wipe it down with one of our Babes Extreme micro-fiber towels (available in a four-pack for $14.95). Even ask our service department about Hydro Shine! They use it on all of our shop boats and customers’ boats that are in for maintenance.
GoPro 6: $499.99
Stuff their stocking with the perfect camera to capture all of the best boating days and riding tricks! You may even want to get yourself this present. With built-in waterproof housing, voice control, image stabilization, touch screen zoom and improved slo-mo features and image quality this is the most advanced GoPro to date. Plus, pick from one of the many GoPro mounts and accessories for easy mobility.