Christmas Gift Ideas for Sailors! Are you wondering what to get the sailor in your life for Christmas?
Christmas gift ideas: Garmin inReach
This is a clever portable device that provides an affordable way to keep friends and family in touch with your whereabouts when offshore. It allows you to send and receive SMS text messages to any mobile phone, email address or other inReach device, anywhere in the world, via the Iridium satellite constellation.
In Reach works like a Sat phone and provides live online tracking and email and can also be sinked with your phone and operated through an app.
inReach SE+ £399.99. explore.garmin.com
Christmas gift ideas: Henri Lloyd Sail 2.0 Sailing Jacket
Henri Lloyd Sail 2.0 Sailing Jacket. Price £99.99
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Christmas gift ideas: The North Face Base Camp Duffel Bag
WIth an iconic design and incredible durability, this rugged duffel ensures your gear is safe and tidy. Keep shoes and dirty clothes separate in the end-cap zipped compartment, where a mesh sleeve pocket provides extra organisation. Carry it in comfort with an ergonomic detachable strap or padded handles when on the move.
The North Face Base Camp Duffel Bag. Price £120.00
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For the person who has or wants every toy, this is the latest compact watersports trend. The inflatable handheld wing offers a cross between windsurfing and kitesurfing rigs, but with no strings or rigging needed. It allows a very simple, pure method for a board rider to harness the wind, be it on a foiling kiteboard or a SUP – just blow it up, grab the handles and go.
Wing-Surfer Price $799. naishkites.com
Christmas gift ideas: Egurs Underwater Waterproof Diving Case for iPhone
GoPros and similar action cameras are great devices, but they are both expensive (some more than £500) and need charging. Recent smartphones have a camera that is just as good as a high-end action camera. This neat case turns an iPhone into a fully waterproof action camera.
It’s waterproof to 50ft or 130ft, depending on model, and is compatible with all GoPro mounting accessories. Full control of the phone’s camera is achieved via the volume buttons.
Egurs Underwater Waterproof Diving Case for iPhone
Price From £55.99 – £79.00
Christmas gift ideas: Bluefin SUP Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board
Bluefin SUP Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board
Price From £1,199.00
Christmas gift ideas: LIRUI Electric Scooter
A neat, compact solution to getting around in foreign marinas and towns.
LIRUI Electric Scooter
Christmas gift ideas: SealSkinz Waterproof Beanie Hat
Keeping your head warm and dry is vital to enjoying winter sailing. This waterproof hi-vis Sealskinz Beanie hat looks like the ideal way of achieving that, while making sure you can be spotted easily. It is water and stain repellent, with a Teflon coated acrylic outer fabric and micro fleece inner lining.
The Sealskinz Waterproof Beanie Hat is suited to a wide range of outdoor activities with its waterproof, windproof and breathable knitted fabric and a thermal rating of 4/5. Totally waterproof, windproof and breathable. Acrylic knitted outer for maximum water repellancy. Close fitting knitted construction with improved fit. Micro fleece lining for warmth and moisture control. Great for workplace protection (Not CE marked for PPE).
A lightweight, three layer waterproof knitted beanie is comfortable and insulated. Ideal for use everyday or adventuring in cold weather conditions.
SealSkinz Waterproof Beanie Hat
Christmas gift ideas: Garmin VIRB Ultra 30 HD 4K Action Camera
If your choice of action camera is more defined by durability, audio and picture quality, consider a Virb cameras. Garmin continues to upgrade its rugged and waterproof (to 50m) Virb cams with increased resolution and a variety of mounting options.
Garmin VIRB Ultra 30 HD 4K Action Camera
Christmas gift ideas: Helly Hansen Long Fingered Sailing Gloves, Unisex Design with Durable Leather for Outdoor Marine Sports
Helly Hansen Long Fingered Sailing Gloves, Unisex Design with Durable Leather for Outdoor Marine Sports
Christmas gift ideas: Ibberson Doublesharp Yachtsman’s Knife
Ibberson Doublesharp Yachtsman’s Knife
Christmas gift ideas: Sony SRS-XB10 Compact Portable Wireless Speaker
Sony SRS-XB10 Compact Portable Wireless Speaker
Christmas gift ideas: Handmade Nautical Bracelet
Handmade Nautical Bracelet
Christmas gift ideas: Helly Hansen Men’S Crew Hooded Midlayer Waterproof Jacket – Waterproof, Windproof and Breathable Fabric, Full-Zip Jacket with Hood and Fleece Lined Collar
Helly Hansen Men’S Crew Hooded Midlayer Waterproof Jacket – Waterproof, Windproof and Breathable Fabric, Full-Zip Jacket with Hood and Fleece Lined Collar
Christmas gift ideas: Helly Hansen Mens Sailing Deck Shoe
Helly Hansen Mens Sailing Deck Shoe
Whether you’re spending a weekend at the family’s lakefront cottage or floating the river with friends, you’ll need a quality boat.
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