The Surfing Christmas Gift Guide for 2022

November 14, 2022 | Surfing
The Surfing Christmas Gift Guide for 2022: find the best present ideas for the Holiday Season | Photo: Red Bull

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a surfer? We've got you covered. Explore the most popular Christmas gift guide for wave-riding enthusiasts.

The Holiday season is back with Lapland's timeless, soothing and inspiring spirit, with Santa once again riding the permanent waves of the sky.

It's that time of the year when the pleasure of giving and getting a smile in return transforms into a priceless memory.

Surfers have particular tastes when it comes to getting unexpected presents. And the truth is that you don't need much to please them.

But what exactly is the element of surprise?

The sport features small and large equipment and is surrounded by an aura of science, culture, and experimentation.

As a result, there's a huge variety of gift ideas that will make your beloved and cherished surfer partner, friend, or family member truly happy.

Whether they are into reading, trying new gear, repairing boards, getting techy, or improving their clothing range for surfing, our carefully curated list has something for them.

It's our 12th consecutive Christmas gift guide. And, as always, we expect it to meet your highest expectations for the 12th year.

We at SurferToday sincerely hope you have a warm and loveful festive season. Enjoy life. Enjoy time with your loved ones.

Warm wishes and happy holidays!

Garmin Instinct Solar Surf 2

Garmin Instinct Solar Surf 2

The world's best surf watch features everything a surfer needs to know where to go.

Equipped with tide and sunrise/sunset times, swell height, weather forecast, wind speed and direction, and loads of fitness and GPS tracking options, the Garmin Instinct Solar Surf 2 is the only computer required to find the best waves anywhere in the world.

Plus, it can be charged endlessly, thanks to its built-in solar power screen.

Buy: Amazon.com

The Surf Atlas

The Surf Atlas

"The Surf Atlas" is a glorious visual journey into the world's greatest surf breaks.

The stunningly beautiful 320-page book by gestalten and Luke Gartside feature a carefully picked selection of photos featuring the most unique, unusual, and iconic surf destinations.

Ride the surf beneath Norway's Northern Lights and glide across the endless waves of Honolulu's Waikiki beach.

Find inspiration for your next surf adventure.

Buy: Amazon.com

Eartune Aqua Earplugs

Eartune Aqua Earplugs

Eartune Aqua is a universal-fit surfer earplug system that will protect a wave rider's ear canal against cold wind and water.

The goal is to avoid the development of the so-called surfer's ear - or exostosis, a condition that results in abnormal growth of bone tissue in the ear canal.

The earplugs are ultra comfortable and made from 100 percent hypoallergenic silicone, perfect for prolonged use.

Each kit includes two pairs of ear tips (small and large) and two pairs of ear hooks (small and large).

Buy: Amazon.com

iRocker All Around 11'

iRocker All Around 11'

If you're looking for a lightweight and stable inflatable paddleboard that will prevail and perform in most settings and setups, the iRocker All Around 11' is your go-to weapon of choice.

It turns easily without compromising speed and firmness, especially for lighter and shorter riders.

The board kit fits in a backpack and features a durable, woven drop-stitch construction.

Buy: Amazon.com

Tavarua - The Surfing Board Game

Tavarua - The Surfing Board Game

Surf-inspired games are rare, but this one is really cool.

"Tavarua - The Surfing Board Game" allows 1-6 players to choose a surfboard, paddle out, and compete in a contest to become a world champion.

There are several tricks to be performed and long waves to be ridden. The colorful cards and the simple rules make it an exciting game that is perfect for flat days.

Buy: Amazon.com

LEGO Volkswagen T2 Camper Van

LEGO Volkswagen T2 Camper Van

Lego is always a memorable experience, and this summer-style surf van is just a gem.

Get ready to recreate the iconic Volkswagen T2 Camper van thanks to the 2,207 pieces of fun that simulate a detailed interior, the colors, and the design of this timeless mobile road vehicle.

It's the perfect gift for children and adults and will ensure hours of fun.

Buy: Amazon.com

Vans Checkerboard Classic Slip-On

Vans Checkerboard Classic Slip-On

If you had to pick the ultimate surfer-skater shoe, the Vans Checkerboard Classic slip-on model would probably be chosen by many.

This stylish model, born in 1977, became one of the most popular shoes in Southern California and never went out of fashion.

With its low-profile canvas uppers, supportive padded collars, elastic side accents, and signature rubber waffle outsoles, the checkered slip-on shoe is always a go-to option for action sports enthusiasts.

Buy: Amazon.com

Stand Up Paddle Tricktionary

Stand Up Paddle Tricktionary

It's the latest publication in the best-selling Tricktionary series and the book that will get you in touch with the finest stand-up paddling tips from professional and SUP coaches.

It features comprehensive guides to the sport's main disciplines, including racing, touring, wave, yoga, long-distance, and foiling.

Hundreds of illustrations and photos accompany each topic's details and guide.

Buy: tricktionary.com

Insta360 X3

Insta360 X3

The Insta360 X3 is an action sports camera that shoots 5.7K, 360-degree footage.

It's ready to outperform any other competitor in challenging light conditions and captures yourself without the selfie stick at 60 frames per second, in case you're interested in stunning slow-motion videos.

Its stabilization system keeps the images smooth and crisp and can be taken to depths of 164 feet (60 meters).

Buy: Amazon.com

The Little Wahine

The Little Wahine

Here's a children's book about empowering courage to ride the waves of change.

The book is self-published by Honolulu-born, Bay Area-raised author Chelsea Keaulani Brown, illustrated by Byron Bay, Australia graphic designer Jaz Meier, and designed by Korea-born, San Francisco-based designer Jihee Kim.

The book is printed in Santa Cruz, California, by Community Printers, a printing cooperative since the 1970s.

Buy: thelittlewahine.com

RSPro Hexatraction

RSPro Hexatraction

More and more surfers are quitting wax and adopting more eco-friendly and efficient traction concepts for their surfboards.

RSPro Hexatraction is a set of translucent individual hexagons and half-hexagons that can be easily stuck on the deck and work as well as surf wax.

The grip levels are very good and will last almost forever.

Buy: Amazon.com

Winthome Surf Poncho

Winthome Surf Poncho

Meet a walking changing room for male and female surfers.

The Winthome surf poncho towel allows wave riders to change in and out quickly, ensuring full comfort and privacy in cold and warm environments.

This design features a smart opening, a pocket for convenient storage, and a fluffy hood made from absorbing microfibers.

Buy: Amazon.com

DB Skimboard

DB Skimboard

The DB Standard Proto skimboard is a fast and highly maneuverable skimboard for enjoying flatland skimming wherever there's a wet surface.

It is constructed with a stiff five-ply hard rock maple core and will slide smoothly across sand logs, cement, PVC objects, rails and boxes, shells, logs, and almost anything.

The bi-directional shape makes it easier to pop and practice tricks. The perfect board for shore breaks and wet urban surfaces.

Buy: Amazon.com

RinseKit

RinseKit

Portable surf showers are one of the most useful inventions, as they will add comfort and extra joy to cold and warm surf sessions.

Rinse off your feet and clean your gear when you get to your car. It doesn't require a battery or pumping to have the pressure of a garden hose.

Get pressurized water for up to four minutes.

Buy: Amazon.com

Jobe Yarra Inflatable SUP

Jobe Yarra Inflatable SUP

The Jobe Yarra 10'6'' is one of the world's most popular and best-selling inflatable stand-up paddleboards.

The all-around SUP is built from high-quality materials and features the brand's heat-bonded technology that keeps the panels and sections together, creating a stiff and high-performance board.

The package has everything you need to ride, including a pump, a three-piece paddle, a leash, and a waterproof backpack.

Buy: jobesports.com

The Surfing Christmas Gift Guide for 2022 | Explore our Christmas gift ideas for surfers