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Exclusive: The Brand-New Rip Curl Dawn Patrol Warmth Wetsuit

First look at the newest winter wetsuit from Rip Curl!

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Learning to surf in the UK: The Do's and Don'ts

The best advice on how to get into surfing when you live in the UK

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A beginner's guide to kayaking

What is kayaking? Our brief introduction to this hugely versatile paddle sport covers all the basic knowledge you'll need to get started, including where you can learn to kayak, what to wear and what to think about when buying your first kayak.

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SUP Summer Clothing Checklist

What should you wear paddleboarding? The ultimate checklist of what you should be wearing this summer!

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Round the Island Race must haves from Helly Hansen

All the essentials from the Official Race Partner Helly Hansen...

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10 reasons to start sailing this summer

Looking to try a new sport?

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The kitesurfing challenge of a lifetime

The ultimate charity kitesurf challenge


Training Tips for your first Triathlon

Different types of triathlon and training tips explained


The Best Summer 3/2 Wetsuits for Beginners

The best entry level suits you can find


A Beginner's Guide to Bodyboarding

Everything you need to know about bodyboarding in one place


Everything you need to know about the Quiksilver Pro

A Guide to Snapper Rocks


Rip Curl Pro 2019: Bell's Beach

Surfing's longest-running championship level contest


Preparing your dinghy for the Spring season

A few tips to get started


Drysuit Care and Repair Guide

Care for your drysuit and it will care for you...


Wetsuit Outlet's most inspirational women in watersports

Happy International Women's Day!


Win: A 24 hour Sailing Experience for 8 people!

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RYA Dinghy Show Deals 2019

RYA Dinghy Show Deals

You've got the dinghy, we've got the deals!


A Guide to Improving your SUP Skills

From our very own SUP expert, Meg


Gill Race Fusion: The Sailing Jacket you need this season

Innovation Spotlight

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