Gear - May 2006
Myo has been built to move in a way that a surfer moves. Even on its hanger it looks like it’s poised to paddle out into the waves. The shoulders, elbows knees and even the torso have been pattern cut to a shape that reduces tension during key movements. In fact, it’s the closest you can get to a spray on wetsuit.
DVS Ziggy Flip-Flops
The rastamen at DVS are back in town with these Black Rasta flip-flops. Bag yourself a pair and the Lion of Judha is sure to watch over you in the lineup, spreading peace, love and iration wherever you step.
For summer 06, Oakley presents their brand new Spike sunglasses model. With its very cool pewter wrapped frame and black iridium polarizes lenses, the fit and feel on these puppies is second to none.
The Channel Offwhite is the ultimate analog tide watch. The finest in design and function, it’s adjustable to all surf spots worldwide.There’s no excuse to miss out on any of your tide dependant sessions.
New Stormrider Guide
The new Stormrider Guide Europe is so fat they’ve had to split it in two to squeeze in all the new info, maps and photos. Divided into Atlantic Islands and The Continent, this fourth edition sheds new light on a list of intriguing undiscovered territories. The Med and Northern Europe are no longer just fringe destinations.
FCS K2.1 7X
To celebrate Kelly’s 7th World Title, FCS is releasing a limited edition K2.1 7x fin. Only 3000 of these fins will be made, so whether you are a K2.1 advocate, or just want a little piece of surfing history, the K2.1 7x will be a must have.
Da Kine World
Dakine’s wheeled surf bags make trips through airports with a full board quiver a breeze. The World Traveler model carries up to four thrusters (without fins).
O’Neill Revolution Boardshort
The R&D boys at O’Neill continue to push the envelope with this rad boardshort. Stitchless, made from 4way hyperstretch, it’s the most technical boardie you’ve ever had your mits on.
Pacific Motion Blackster Cap
The designers at Pacific Motion do their interpretation of the popular military cap. To be worn with fashionable ironic effect of course. Make tea, not war.
Von Zipper Larry
Hot off the grill for this summer comes Von Zipper’s line of unique tracksuit tops designed with plenty of attitude.
It’s Ryan’s first-ever pro model shoe and at 15 years old he is the youngest skater to design and receive an Etnies signature shoe. Sheckler’s been on fire lately, winning the Slam City Jam, the Vans Triple Crown and taken Gold at the Gravity Games.
Finisterre Storm Track
Based out of St Agnes, this up-and-coming surf brand manufactures some of the most technical surfwear on the market. Incorporating new, award-winning ISPO technology, the Storm Track Hard Shell is the most advanced piece of equipment in their line.
Surfrider Foundation T-shirt
Do your bit for the environment and support the Surfrider Foundation by sporting some of their 100% organic cotton surfwear. The time for action is now.
Gravis Vega Sandal
Taken from the Makani collection, this men’s sandal features full-grain woven leather and nubuck upper with a mesh backed strap for comfort and wicking.
Mambo Bound Boardies
The Australian brand is back with a smooth pair of satin microfibre tie-waisted boardies. Just in case your surfing isn’t doing the trick, the contrast colour panel and oversize logo print will make sure you get noticed in the lineup.
The Vendetta includes some technical comfort and durability features, but is a basic every day shoe from Reef.
Travel in style with this sick double deck trolley from Eastpak’s Authentic collection. It comes available in three different sizes and an assortment of colours/prints.