Beach

Top Beach of 2018

December 6, 2018

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2018 reviews in the Beach category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Tesalate Beach Towel, a terrific Aussie beach towel that lets you leave the beach […]

The Pacific Alone: The Untold Story of Kayaking’s Boldest Voyage

October 2, 2018

One of the greatest kayaking feats ever completed – the solo journey from California to Hawaii. In Dave Shively’s book, The Pacific Alone: The Untold Story of Kayaking’s Boldest Voyage, he chronicles the amazing odyssey that Ed Gillet accomplished in the summer of 1987. Starting in Monterey, California, Gillet set out in a 20 foot, […]

Tesalate Beach Towels

August 20, 2018

Leave the beach at the beach! From the beaches of Australia, comes the ultimate towel thanks to our friends at Tesalate. This towel is constructed out of an innovative fabric, called AbsorbLite, that magically prevents sand from sticking to it. Yes, that right, sand just slips off easily! Though it’s thinner and lighter weight than the […]

arena The One Goggles

August 6, 2018

This is the one. Yes, really, The One Goggles from our friends at arena will be the one and only pair of goggles that you will ever need. Sooo comfortable, thanks to the extensive research that was done to determine the appropriate size and shape of the goggle based on the shape of your facial […]

SwimSpray

July 20, 2018

Tired of swimmer’s hair? You know, that chlorine smell that you just can’t get rid of after a swim in the pool. We found a solution for this problem…SwimSpray. With a patented technology that uses Vitamin C to neutralize and remove the chlorine, you can say bye-bye to the smell and the damage that comes […]

ClimateCase 800 Series

July 13, 2018

PROMO CODE ALERT…Beat the heat! Our friends at ClimateCase have developed a carrying case for your phone that will protect it from temperature extremes. You may have learned the hard way that those phones that we have with us all the time can stop working at the most inopportune times. Maybe you left it in […]

GYST SG4-16 Sunglasses

July 11, 2018

PROMO CODE ALERT! Shades for the TrailblazerGirl athlete! GYST, the acronym stands for “get your self (or stuff) together”, is 100% American owned and produces some pretty awesome multisport sunglasses as well as some interesting transition bags that we’ll share with you in another review. We tested the SG4-16 sunnies, and we’re impressed. Runners will especially appreciate the […]

ION Surf

June 15, 2018

Surf’s up! It’s summertime and what better way to enjoy the warm weather than to hang out at the pool or lake or for that matter, any body of water and crank up the music? Our friends at ION Audio (remember them from the fantastic, on-the-go speaker, the Clipster Active?) agree with this and have just […]

Zapata Flyride

June 8, 2018

Soaring through the air or across the water…you can do it all with the Zapata Flyride! It looks a little like a jet ski/snowmobile with water jets on either side. Operating similarly to a regular jet ski, it has additional controls that allow you to move up and down and internal sensors and electronics that maintain […]

Surf Grass Mat

June 1, 2018

Love the feel of grass on your feet? Then you need a Surf Grass Mat! Bring it to the beach, camping, hiking, or anytime you want a clean, soft place to stand and change. Not only is this patch of grass, albeit synthetic turf, soft on your feet like the real thing, but it also […]

Mustang Survival Bluewater Gear Hauler

May 22, 2018

Marine gear that is built to last. For over 50 years, our friends at Mustang Survival have been in the business of designing products to help you enjoy your time on the water, and their Bluewater Gear Hauler is a perfect example of this. It’s filled with well-thought-out features. Starting with the 30 liter carrying […]

Reliefband 1.5

April 10, 2018

Relief is in sight…as long as you have Reliefband 1.5!  Say goodbye to seasickness and motion sickness thanks to this innovative wristband that takes advantage of a patented Neurowave technology. Here’s the scoop: sensors on the underside of the watch-like face send out pulses to stimulate the nerves that block the signals in your brain that […]

FOILER

April 6, 2018

If money is no object, how about a flying yacht?! FOILER, from a company called ENATA Marine, is a luxury ride that relies on hybrid diesel-electric propulsion. Two BMW inboard engines feed power to two generators which then convert the energy to electricity before transferring it to a pair of custom electric-powered torpedo engines that propel the […]

Catalyst Waterproof Case

March 27, 2018

The case that allows you to do your TrailblazerGirl thing without a worry for your phone! Our friends at Catalyst have created a waterproof case that they call the most protective case in the world. We call it essential. It is waterproof up to 16.4 feet, so take it to the beach, jump in the […]

Silent Yachts

March 23, 2018

Have sun? Then you can cruise the seas..as long as you’re in a Silent Yacht! This is the first-ever oceangoing yacht with the propulsion as well as all household appliances powered exclusively by solar energy. The maintenance-free electric motor has an unlimited range with power generated from the massive solar panels on the pop-up hardtop and […]

Kona Submariner Waterproof Phone Case

March 21, 2018

It’s in the bag! Our friends at Kona produce some great looking BBQ accessories, but the thing that caught our eye is their Submariner Waterproof Phone Case. If you are going to be on the water, in the water, on the snow, on a dusty trail, or just out and about in the rain, then you […]

Hitcase Pro

March 15, 2018

Got an iPhone? Then there’s no need for a separate action camera, as long as you have the Hitcase Pro! You can capture quality photos and videos anywhere – snorkeling, diving, on the slopes, on the ocean, climbing, hiking, you get it, ANYWHERE! The Hitcase Pro is waterproof up to 33 feet and shockproof for […]

D•CURVE Crown Sunglasses

February 28, 2018

New shades to match your style and mood! Our friends at D•CURVE have some awesome styles with quality lenses and happily the prices aren’t over the top, so you can stock up! We’re especially taken with their Crown Sunglasses, a chic looking pair of sunnies that comes in cool shiny black or fun matte crystal dark […]

Top Beach of 2017

December 6, 2017

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2017 reviews in the Beach category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please…the Lifetrons DrumBass Explore Bluetooth Speaker that carries a big sound in a little package. Rounding out the […]

TIWAL 3.2

November 17, 2017

Sailboat in a bag (well, actually 2 bags). It’s the TIWAL 3.2, an inflatable sailboat that can be assembled in less than 20 minutes. The 10.5 feet long hull is made out of the same PVC material used in traditional semi-rigid motor boats and is reinforced in multiple places with double or triple layers of PVC. The […]

GoBag Dolphin

November 6, 2017

Going out in the water, rain, or snow? Then you need the GoBag Dolphin! Protect your phone from water, snow, dust, and sand damage with this handy dry bag. Labeled as the world’s only magnetic self-sealing dry bag, this piece of gear is a must-have for outdoor adventures. The double sealing magnetic closure secures your phone […]

Hot Tub Boats

September 29, 2017

Imagine relaxing in a hot tub. Now imagine relaxing on your boat, floating in calm waters. Now, combine the two, and you get the Hot Tub Boats! This clever creation from a group of Seattleites is a fully seaworthy vessel that can be driven with a joystick while soaking in the hot tub or sitting […]

Sven Can See Anti-Fog Gel

July 20, 2017

Ever have a problem with your sunglasses or goggles fogging up? Of course you have! Our friends at Sven Can See have a solution for you with their Anti-Fog Gel. This odor-free, non-toxic spray is convenient to use and works amazingly well in a wide range of temperatures. Before you head outside to do your TrailblazerGirl thing, just spray the […]

MyCanoe 2.5 Plus

July 7, 2017

A canoe in a box! Described as an origami folding canoe, MyCanoe 2.5 Plus is an innovative, award winning, floating vessel that does indeed fold up like origami as is evidenced by the cool video clip above. But instead of paper, this is made out of double-layer, marine-grade, custom manufactured polypropylene that is lightweight and extraordinarily strong with […]