Adventure on the water is the byline of Water Sports today. People take to the calm waters for canoeing, kayaking, inflatable boats and floating while others prefer the fast pace on the latest skis, wakeboards and kneeboards. In between kids and adults clamor for the latest tubes, towables and doables for the thrill of the ride on the water. If that wasn’t enough the huge floating platforms with jumps and slides have hit the water along with floating mats and saddles made from twenty-first century materials.
All of these water sports require the best in equipment, accessories and safety devices. Boat owners and the Captain of the vessel are excited to see their passengers having fun, but also take seriously following guidelines for safety including USCG rated floatation for each passenger.
Whether for just a little fun or for serious sport there are water sports to choose from for any water lover.
Looking for great fishing gear storage systems for a canoe, paddling pants or other essential canoeing accessories? Enhance your canoe trip with the latest in canoe accessories that are available.
For the avid diver check out underwater propulsion systems and a variety of accessories
Essential for every boater are floatation devices. Key to selection are USCG approval. The variety is from the most basic foam filled vest to neoprene molded vests and inflatable vests. There are selections that include designs for style, comfort, adults and children and specifically for fishermen. Don’t miss great storage and carry bags for your floatation devices.
Inflatable Boats & Kayaks
The selection of inflatable boats and kayaks has grown over the past few years with innovation and quality taking the helm. Many are designed with wood floors and inflatable keels and hold from one person up to four people. Price ranges are also as diverse as designs.
Jumps & Slides
These are not your small towables, but platforms, floating trampolins slides and multi-use units that are guaranteed to provide hours of fun for an entire crowd! Whether you want to lounge on a platform or kick it up a notch and jump, bounce and slide off into the water there is a configuration available for your fun in the sun.
Always in demand are quality kayak paddles for the avid kayaker. These are the latest and greatest configurations, colors and materials. In addition, there are kayak top carriers, hand bilge pumps, carts, covers
Loungers & Coolers
A day on the river or lake or floating in the pool on your favorite lounge is a hard to beat. To make it even better add a floating cooler with your favorite beverage to cool you off as you float on the water. Or try out one of the latest in saddle floats and bob your way to relaxation and fun.
Need a paddle or oar to row, row, row that boat? Whether it is an emergency telescoping paddle or one for a small or inflatable boat there are paddles in a variety of materials and lengths. Add oar locks, sockets, power grips or other accessories to complete your needs.
Time to hit the road for some serious canoeing, kayaking or hitting the water in your inflatable boat. Getting that boat to the water may involve transporting it on top of your car. Roof racks, canoe and kayak carriers and foam blocks will protect your car and make transporting your watercraft easier. Accessories include wheel steps and load straps.
Ropes & Hardware
If you think deciding on mooring ropes is a tough job try deciding on water ski and inflatable tow ropes. They are defined by their purpose, the pounds of break strength, the number of people they will tow or pull, the grip style and the hooking mechanism. Additional needs include ski marker buoys, tow shanks and tow rings.
Fun on the water skiing or being towed on a new towable or tube isn’t fun anymore if someone gets hurt. Make sure you follow the rules of the water for these sports and also keep your safety gear up to date. A good quality ski mirror for the captain to see the people he is pulling as well as skier down flags are essential to safety in watersports.
Ski & Wake Board Accessories
Ski gloves and bindings are essential to keep you in the game when it comes to skiing and wake board riding. Pick your favorite style and configuration to enhance your sport.
Ski mirrors are essential safety requirements when pulling skiers. They are available in universal styling for mounting above or below the windshield frame as well as in suction up and other mount versions.
Pylons are the post or bar located at the back of your boat that you will attach your ski ropes to for your skiers. Available in fixed heights or adjustable heights and with swivel heads look for heavy duty systems that fit your needs.
Tubes, towables and doables are the rage for those who want to go fast on the water. The selection is unbelievable and are designed for one to four people to stand, sit, kneel or lay on in open cockpit or low profile versions. They come in styles for the novice and the experienced seeking action packed fun. Grab onto the neoprene wrapped knuckle guards for a wild ride on some of the industries’ most notorious names in watersports – Big Bertha, Great Big Mable – Chariot Warbird – Mega Rock Star
Wake Board Towers
Mount these towers and load up the boards and get ready for some fun. Add some great accessories like speakers, lights and mirrors and you are ready to go.
Wake Boards & Knee Boards
Purchasing a wakeboard or kneeboard is like purchasing clothes. Avid boarders know their boards and are looking for style, durability, ability to customize their ride and specific bindings. Newbies will find boards designed to help them enjoy the sport and be successful. The boards are as diverse as the riders and feature fiberglass and carbon fiber reinforcement, incredible graphics and specially designed ride control features.
Water skis have come a long way with incredible graphics and design options. They are designed for all different levels of skiers from beginner to the more experienced, adult and child alike. Choose your skis for lift, ease of start, great turns and stability and dependability then hit the water and take off for a wild ride.
Adult and child alike clamor for good old fashioned fun with twenty-first century water guns. They can be the life of the party at the lake or in your back yard. The water toys today pack a punch so look out!
Once you buy a piece of water sports equipment you should think ahead of the pumps and adapters you may need, vinyl repair patch kits for the moment you need a quick repair and storage for lines and equipment. Make sure you are prepared for the fun ahead!