Southern Boating’s 2016 Gift Guide

Hmmmm…what to get the boater in your life? If you’re puzzled by this question, we’ve got some answers for you in Southern Boating’s 2016 Gift Guide. Give Santa a break this year and bring your boating buddy some holiday cheer for all to hear. All these products have been the SB&Y stamp of approval.

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Happy Holidays!

Montague’s Allston Folding Bike

Easily folds to fit aboard almost any vessel.

Montague’s new Allston model is a versatile folding bicycle that combines functionality with a folding ability that’s perfect for taking it on the boat. No matter where you end up, the Allston is easy to store, simple to set up and provides one of the most reliable riding experiences on the market. MSRP $1,895; montaguebikes.com

Schiller’s S1 Water Bike

Schiller’s S1 water bike
Exercise made fun!

While we’re on bikes…Schiller’s S1 water bike allows you to adventure anywhere. This high quality, sustainably built water bike has responsive steering and simple storage options that will take you from land to water in less than 10 minutes. MSRP$4,500-$5,000; schillerbikes.com/s1

Mustang Survival’s Elite Life Jacket

Mustang Survival’s Elite Life Jacket
Mustang Survival’s Elite Life Jacket.

There’s no compromising performance for function with Mustang Survival’s Elite Life Jacket. It’s built with a revolutionary new construction that keeps the vest in place at high speed and also automatically inflates when immersed in water. MSRP $239.99; mustangsurvival.com


Save your skin with Tutublue.

Get sun protection with style from tutublue. A full product line comes with UPF50 protection in each stylish beach suit. It can be worn anywhere, comes in a variety of cuts and patterns and is the perfect alternative to sunscreen. MSRP varies; tutublue.com


Dive into the depths with Seabob.

Dive in and discover with SEABOB. This high-performance craft is highly maneuverable and comes standard with a diving depth of 2.5 meters. Scuba divers can use the onboard electronics to reach a depth of 40 meters. MSRP $8,980; seabob.com


Drink up!

Enjoy the holidays the right way with these two single malt World Whiskies of the Year in one easy gift pack from Ardbeg. Enjoy the peatiest of Islay malts with the Ardbeg Ten Years Old and the deep smokey taste of the 50ml Ardbeg Uigeadail. MSRP $77.99; ardbeg.com

Plum Wine Dispenser

No more spilling on the teak.

Enjoy a premium wine-by-the-glass experience with Plum—the first ever super-automatic wine appliance. Plum will automatically identify the wine, individually chill each bottle and preserve the wine so it can be enjoyed one glass at a time, all with haute technology and an elegant design. MSRP $1,499; plum.wine

Farmer’s Stitch collection from Mamara Imports


Enjoy the softness of cashmere with the versatility of 100% raw, unbleached Turkish cotton with the Farmer’s Stitch collection from Mamara Imports. It’s perfect for cozying up on the boat with a good book and a glass of wine, and its wide range of colors matches any interior design. MSRP $100; mamaraimports.com

World Coast Guards: Global Sea

coast guard
The perfect read for a long cruise.

World Coast Guards: Global Sea Guardians is the perfect addition to any onboard library. Written by Gaspare Marturano, the book is dedicated to the hardworking servicemen and women of the U.S. Coast Guard. MSRP $24.99; worldcoastguards.com

Talent Not Included

Hours of fun DO come included with Talent Not Included!
Hours of fun does come included with Talent Not Included!

Enjoy some great family entertainment with Talent Not Included. This humor-filled action-combat platformer is a challenging and rewarding game experience. It’s perfect for long excursions on the water and is sure to get the entire crew and family involved. MSRP $12.99; talentnotincluded.com

SeaDek’s Dual Density Anti-fatigue Helm Station Pad

Keep the Captain's feet happy with SeaDek.
Keep the Captain’s feet happy with SeaDek.

Enjoy a level of comfort like never before with SeaDek’s Dual Density Anti-fatigue Helm Station Pad. The pad offers increased shock absorption and dramatically reduces fatigue during long hours on the water. It’s also available in a variety of color options. MSRP $119.95; seadek.com

Spot Gen3

Spot Gen3
“Get lost where you want to. Get found when you need to.”

SPOT GEN3 gives you a critical, life-saving line of communication for when adventure takes you outside the ream of cell service. Keep in touch with friends and family, and even send emergency responders your GPS location with a simple touch of a button. MSRP $169.95; findmespot.com

Aquatic AV’s Pro-Series 6.5” Speakers

Aquatic AV’s Pro-Series 6.5” Speakers
Pump the volume with these speakers by Aquatic AV.

Pump up the volume with Aquatic AV’s Pro-Series 6.5” Speakers. They provide superior sound quality under the most demanding conditions on the water and cater to even the most demanding of music aficionados. MSRP $149; aquaticav.com

C-Map Insight Pro


Feel free to venture anywhere with C-MAP Insight Pro. This unique cartography system with exclusive chart data creates all new mapping options for cruisers. The new charting packages can be embedded in future Lowrance, Simrad and B&G displays. MSRP inquire; lightmarine.c-map.com

Lillipad Marine’s Diving Board

Enjoy the world’s only diving board specifically for boating with Lillipad Marine’s Diving Board. It’s fun for the entire family and can be installed on almost any boat larger than 18 feet in length. Simple installation and an award-winning design make this diving board one of the best upgrades you could possibly make. MSRP $1,294-$1,395; lillipadmarine.com




Enhance any outdoor activity with the new FUSION STEREOACTIVE™. A rugged, waterproof and portable construction delivers crystal clear music quality. Enjoy audio from multiple sources ranging from your personal library to a popular streaming service. It’s perfect for any cruiser on the go. MSRP contact company; fusionentertainment.com

Swrve’s 3L Anorak

Swrve Anorak
Flattering, stylish, and effective.

Forget the boxy look. Swrve’s 3L Anorak is both slim and flattering, and it’s also waterproof, breathable, and has a full-length zipper for easy on and off. MSRP $300; swrve.us


Get up close and personal with Pakpod.

Pakpod is the ultimate adventure tripod. No matter where you are, its durable construction allows for perfect time-lapse photography and video, even underwater. Its patented stabilizing stakes keep the tripod secure in turf, sand and snow. MSRP $99; pakpod.com

Superfeet Outside Sandal

Turn your feet into super feet with the Superfeet Sandal.
Turn your feet into super feet with the Superfeet Sandal.

Superfeet OUTSIDE sandals provide the ultimate comfort and support that ordinary sandals just can’t match. No matter whether you’re post-race or post-hike, or even poolside, you’ll enjoy comfort every step of the way. MSRP $59.95; superfeet.com

Guy Harvey Conch Shell Necklace

This beautiful and unique necklace is a must-have.

This beautiful and elegant Guy Harvey Conch Shell Necklace  is accented with genuine White Topaz and comes numbered with a certificate of authenticity, gift pouch, and Guy Harvey gift box. MSRP $199; guyharveyjewelery.com

She’s At Sea


Learn in a judgement-free zone.
Learn in a judgement free environment.

Learn to boat safely, intelligently & independently. Schedule a hands-on tutorial in the Florida Keys with Capt Elizabeth Jolin. Contact for pricing.  shesatsea.com/