Category Archives: Wetsuits

Tumo Short Sleeve Full – Matuse

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Matuse Tumo Short Sleeve Full is ideal for surfing through the California spring into summer. Like all Matuse wetsuits, the Tumo Short Sleeve Full is constructed out of a unique material called Geoprene (limestone base), which is warmer, lighter, tougher, … More »

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Scipio 3mm Front Zip Fullsuit

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Matuse makes some of the best wetsuits in the world. Their suits Geoprene construction is warmer and lighter than neoprene, and because they are made from limestone rather than petroleum, they are also better for the environment. The Scipio 3mm … More »

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Matuse Hachi & Forza Hood Sale

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The 2mm Matuse Hachi Squid Lid is a light, comfortable, and warm hood that I use all the time. It’s perfect for Southern California winter swims and surf sessions. Right now Matuse is having a sale on the Hachi. Check … More »

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Pau Pilau Wetsuit Cleaner

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Wasn’t until I got a gnarly staph infection from a filthy wetsuit a few years ago, that I started using a wetsuit cleaner. Pau Pilau was introduced to me by a really cool lady who owns a couple health food … More »

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Sirensong Wetsuits – Women’s

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Hi girls, looks like Sirensong is doing a wonderful job making some creative new wetsuits that you can feel beautiful expressing yourself in. I have no first-hand experience about how warm or comfortable they are, but must say they look … More »

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Xcel DryLock Split Toe Booties

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It’s been my experience that Xcel Drylock Split Toe Booties are some of the best on the market. Xcel also makes them in 3mm, 5mm, and 7mm. Shop according to your session duration to water temperature ratio. I like 3mm … More »

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SAMS – Shark Deterrent Wetsuit

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Shark Attack Mitigation Systems (SAMS), in collaboration with the world-leading researchers at the Ocean Institute at University of Western Australia, has translated scientific research into a range of shark-deterrent wetsuit designs. Turns out, our frisky friends are colorblind. And although … More »

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Matuse Geometry Surf Bikini

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Matuse just released their new Surf Bikini – Geometry. I hear from the girls that it’s a functional, comfortable surf/swimsuit. Knowing Matuse’s dedication to excellence, the Geometry must work great. Stoked Matuse has a good team of girls to add … More »

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SAR Spring Suit – Matuse

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Recently had the chance to get in the water with one of the latest spring suits designed by Matuse. Like the rest of their line, the S.A.R. Military Spring Suit is light, comfortable, and warm. Recommend checking one out if … More »

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Matuse Women’s Sophia 2mm Jacket

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Hi girls, summer is upon us, and if you’re looking for a convenient and comfortable way to keep warm, check out the 2mm Sophia wetsuit jacket from Matuse. It’s designed specifically for women and is perfect to bring down to … More »

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Artemis Womens LS Spring – Matuse

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Hi girls, if you’re looking for a great wetsuit this summer, Matuse makes a long sleeve spring called the Artemis. Like all of Matuse’s high quality wetsuits, the Artemis is made out of Geoprene and Hydrasilk, with Satin Seal taping … More »

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Matuse Lorica Compression Vest

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The Lorica is a compression vest for big-wave paddle surfing. Matt (head product designer at Matuse wetsuits) and I talked about coming up with a design that allows for complete mobility while at the same time having enough buoyancy to … More »

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Matuse Hooded 654mm Tumo

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If you’re surfing water below 54 degrees, are into diving, or just enjoy being extra toasty, check out the Matuse Hooded 654mm Tumo. I love using this suit while surfing Northern California, and while shooting water photography in Southern Cal. … More »

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Matuse Wetsuit 50% Off Sale

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From December 8-10 you can save 50% and get free shipping until Dec 25th on a bunch of incredible vintage Matuse wetsuits. They may be last years models, but I assure you, they work insane! Check the inventory here.

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Hybrid Ventx Undershort – Xcel

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Xcel Men’s Hybrid Ventx Undershorts are session savers. Long gone are the days of getting rubbed raw. Ventx are light as a feather. If you’re bold or European, you may enjoy wearing them without anything over them, but most of … More »

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Billabong V1 – Mustang Survival

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With inspiration and insight from Shane Dorian, Billabong and Mustang Survival came together to produce the first inflatable big wave surfing wetsuit. The first prototype of the suit was produced two years ago and various models have been tested by … More »

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8C 3MM – Matuse Fullsuit

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Winter’s here and Matuse is ready with a brand new design called the 8C. Had the chance to test the 8C prototype throughout last winter – it’s tried and true quality warmth and comfort. What’s unique about the 8C is … More »

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Tactical 3/2 Fullsuit – Matuse

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The new Tactical 3/2 Fullsuit is roots, lo-pro, comfortable, light, flexible, and incredibly warm. It was designed by members of the Navy SEAL’s DEVGRU (Team Six). These guys are not only some of the baddest people on the planet – … More »

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She – Limited Edition Hotline Wetsuit

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Just got my girlfriend a limited edition She wetsuit from Hotline and it looks great on her. She says it’s soft, comfortable, and warm. One of the ideal suits for surfing California in the summer and fall. It’s designed to … More »

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Siren Surf Short For Women – Matuse

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A girlfriend who surfs everyday recently told me all about the new Matuse women’s Siren Short. She said the Siren Short’s perfect for summer, and are great for surfing because they’re snug n’ secure, are really comfortable, and that she … More »

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