The countdown is nearing zero with every passing moment and still, you can't find a gift. You've been searching high and low, wracking your mind, stressing and sweating about what on earth you could get the swimmer in your life. They already own a million bathing suits and towels -- what else is there?
If you're shopping for a swimmer, a triathlete, a beginner, a professional, or a lazy river rider, take a quick look at our Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide and I promise, you'll find something for the water-loving individual.
Delphin Micro Tablet, for the need-it-all athlete ($220+)
The Delphin utilizes an Android operating system and a touchscreen, as well as both WiFi and Bluetooth capabilities to take waterproof listening to the next level. Now you can wirelessly download and sync your favorite apps, then hit the water while listening to your Spotify playlists, Pandora Premium offline station, Audible audiobooks, podcasts, and more!
SYRYN, to introduce swimming with music ($60-$90)
The SYRYN MP3 player brings drag-and-drop simplicity to the pool. Outfitted with 8 GB of memory, you will enjoy as many as 2,000 of your favorite songs while you swim with an optional shuffle mode. Lightweight, and equipped with a contoured 360 swivel clip, the SYRYN attaches comfortably to any goggle strap. Operation is simple, even mid-stroke. Use the 3 large raised buttons to play, pause, skip tracks and make volume adjustments easily as you swim.
Swimbuds Flip, for the music-lover ($40)
For the music-loving individual looking for an upgrade or a spare headphone, we at Underwater Audio offer Swimbuds Flip. With reinforced cords, an L-jack, and Underwater Audio's signature waterproofing, Swimbuds Flip may be the most durable headphones on the market. With a short-cord, these headphones fit not too small, not too big, but just right on the back of your swimmer's head when combined with one of our underwater music players.
Swimbuds Sport & Swimbuds HydroActive, for the premium listener ($70-90)
A step up from Swimbuds Flip, Swimbuds Sport & Swimbuds HydroActive are built with the latest technology in the waterproof headphone world. To learn which might be the best ones for your swimmer, check out our comparison module. Surely, you'll find one that'll provide the gift of music for your swimmer, at a premium level.
Waterproof iPod Shuffle, for the Apple-Loving individual ($185-$345)
The Waterproof iPod Shuffle is a sworn necessity for swimmers and active individuals alike. Sleek, light-weight, and fully waterproof, it has all the features one would need for music listening beneath the waves. With its easy functionality and 2GB of storage, it is a great enhancement to any workout and an easy transition for the Apple-Loving individual in your life.
AquaGuard, for the hair conscious swimmer ($13.99-$27.99)
When your hair is exposed to chlorine, especially repeatedly, it takes a major toll on the health & look of your hair. Chlorine damage causes breakage and brittleness and drains your hair of its color. The best way to protect your hair from chlorine is to be preemptive! With AquaGuard, our pre-swim hair defender, lather it on, cap up & swim all day long, knowing your hair will be protected from the chemicals in the pool.
Brizo Cap, for the cap-obsessed swimmer ($10)
Brizo is the cap for the swimmer who needs breathing room for their ears. With extra space molded into the cap on both sides at ear level, your ears will be able to more comfortably fit earplugs or waterproof headphones, while still improving your underwater mobility and helping protect your hair from pool chemicals like any other swim cap. It creates an optimum fit, fully holds your ears, prevents overpressure and protects them from chlorine, sand, and bacteria in the water.
Ampyx Goggles, for comfort and style ($18)
Offering 100% UV protection, 180-degree field of view with undistorted optics and anti-fog coating. Secured with a split-strap design, with a one-click system for adjustments and ultra-soft silicone double eye gaskets, Ampyx Goggles are known for being incredibly comfortable as the rubber is soft but secure. They're inexpensive in comparison to many goggles of its stature and makes the perfect gift for someone who constantly loses their goggles.
Swimboost, for the dedicated (& all-natural) swimmer ($49.99)
Swimboost is the ideal vitamin and mineral supplement for the dedicated swimmer. Unlike many supplemental drinks available on the market, Swimboost has a label full of ingredients you can pronounce; many of which are likely to be found in your pantry at home. Made from natural, non-GMO produce like beetroot, goji berries, and sweet potato, Swimboost supports you as you power through workouts, providing the nutritional nourishment necessary to keep your body operating at peak efficiency, without harmful chemicals.
This pandemic has taught me that while I can’t control what’s going on in the world, I can control my mindset. For me, this looks like finding a few things to be grateful for each morning... With that said, I wanted to share my gratitude list with all of you: