How to gear up for an awesome new summer adventure


1. Tusa Sport’s Black Series Adult Pro Mask and Visio Tri-Ex Snorkel Combo helps with better underwater endurance and visibility; P3,190; available at ROX Philippines (Bonifacio High Street, Taguig)

2. O’Neill’s Hyperfreak water-repellent anti-rash boardshorts bring a bit more comfort to the experience; P3,490;

3. Seac’s Motus Fins (in blue camo) allow you to swim like a fish; P6,150;

Stand-up paddleboarding

4. Roxy’s Fitness Full Tank (P2,290) and 5 Mid Waist Bikini Bottom (P1,990) add a touch of style to your adventures; available at all local Roxy boutiques

6. BangkaPro’s paddle is just the thing to help you steer new waters; by special order, from P8,000, or free with purchase of BangkaPro paddleboard;

Ultimate frisbee

Mountain biking

7. Giant’s XTC ADV 3 29 all-terrain trail bike enables you to venture further and make new tracks; P82,000;

8. Toby’s Sports’ Discraft Sport Disc Ultra Star is the key to upping your curve game; P875 (online price);

9 Spyder’s Time cycling jersey shields you from the elements and keeps you comfortable on the bike; P1,890; and

10 Fox’s Attack Gloves (P2,790) and Flux aerodynamic bike helmet (P8,990) give you the grip and protection you need; and

11 Merida’s Big Nine 20-D bike helps you explore new terrain; P21,000; and


12 Salomon’s Agile 2 Set Trail Running Pack (with two soft flasks) is a minimalist strap pouch that holds 2.2 liters of water and helps you keep your personal effects in order; P4,490; available at Salomon retailers

13 Salomon’s S/Lab Sense 7 SG unisex shoes keep you light on your feet; P11,490; available at Salomon retailers

This article first appeared in the May 2019 issue of Smile magazine.

Written by

Pierra Calasanz Labrador

Photographed by

Toto Labrador

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