Water sports shops aren’t exactly on every street corner, which is why many of us buy water sports equipment online. But with so many online surf stores to choose from, which are the best?
Why buy water sports equipment online?
Convenience is part of the reason, unless you live near the coast it could be quite a drive to your nearest water sports retailer. But let’s be honest, price is a huge driving factor as huge savings can be made online.
Just like physical shops, some online stores are better than others. Whether they offer better deals, have knowledgeable staff offering useful advice, or simply have a better range of products, some stores stand out.
To help you shop, we’ve put together five of our favourite places to buy water sports equipment online. These are some of the best shops to buy wetsuits, harnesses, rashguards, shorts, boots and all your other water sports gear and essentials.
Surf-Store.com is one of the biggest and best online water sports stores. There’s a huge selection of wetsuits by most of the big names and plenty of neo thermals too. Basically, if you need it to have fun in the water, you can get it here.
Get your warm weather board shorts, and cold weather boots and gloves to protect your extremities. There’s also a big range of safety equipment plus all the windsurfing, kitesurfing and SUP gear you need. There are some great savings to be made, with top deals on all year round.
Check it out at www.surf-store.com
Shore offers a comprehensive selection of all the water sports basics. Get everything you need to surf, kayak or SUP safely in any conditions.
There’s a good choice of staff favourites too, and if you need any advice, just get in touch to ask them. Visit the store at www.shore.co.uk
King of Watersports
You’ve got to have some faith in your business to call it this. But they definitely deliver as the largest UK online water sports retailer.
There’s a big choice of kit from all the leading brands and reliable courier services bringing it straight to your door. And the prices aren’t bad either. See what’s on offer at www.kingofwatersports.com
Based in Bournemouth, these guys aim to only stock the best wetsuits and accessories on the market. The store has been running now for well over a decade and there’s a big selection of 2, 3 and 5 mm suits, as well as shorties for warmer weather.
And, if you need any help making your decision, just give them a call as they’re happy to help. Check them out at www.sortedsurfshop.co.uk
Wetsuits, boards, accessories – they’ve got the lot here. And they’re selling some top stuff at well below the RRP. Pick up a bargain and even get finance options on bigger purchases.
Plus there’s a live chat function where you can ask questions about any of their products and get answers straight away. Find out more at www.h2o-sports.co.uk
If you’re looking to buy water sports equipment online then any of the above five online stores are a great place to start. With the biggest choice, best prices and most knowledgeable staff, it’s sure better than sitting in traffic on your way to shop.