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The Sun & Ski Cure for the Winter Time Blues

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!How are you supposed to switch gears from sunshine and wakeboarding to ice covered lakes? When summer ends, it can sometimes be hard to make the adjustmentto cooler weather.
Why not try investing your downtime into a new sport this winter? [...]

What You Need for Kneeboarding

If you love waterskiing but you want to try something different, or if you are introducing kids to towed water sports, kneeboarding is a good place to start.
Look for kneeboards with a cushioned knee pad and flexible belt strap to keep you comfortable for a full day of water sports activity. When you are in [...]

Kiteboarding Basics: Get the Right Gear

If you haven’t tried it yet, kiteboarding is a variation on wakeboarding in which the rider is pulled by a kite, rather than a boat. Kiteskiing is the same principle, but the rider wears water skis instead of using a board.
Whether you have already discovered kiteboarding or if you are new to this water sport, [...]

PFD is Key for Water Sport Safety

A PFD, or personal flotation device (another name for a life vest), is a must-have item of water sports gear. Some factors to consider when purchasing your PFD include:

Certification: Look for life vests that are approved by the U.S. Coast Guard. USCG approval means that the PFD meets USCG standards of impact and buoyancy.

Material: Nylon [...]

How to Size a Wakeboard

What’s Your Skill Level?
Recreational/Beginner: Be prepared to become addicted to one of the fastest growing sports. This level board will have mellower rocker lines and smaller molded/exterior fins. These features make the board less aggressive and more forgiving.
Performance/Intermediate: You are out there pushing yourself and learning new tricks every time out. [...]

Sun & Ski Sports Sponsors 6th Annual Wakeboarding Event

The Gulf Coast Wakeboarding Association along with Houston Watersports Complex and Sun & Ski Sports present the 6th Annual H-Town Showdown Wakeboarding Tournament held at the Houston Watersports Complex, Saturday, July 18 from 9 AM to 6 PM, showcasing the best riders in the state as well as some of the biggest payouts of the [...]

Byerly Wakeboards Rockstar Team Video

Checkout the full line of Byerly Wakeboards and Accessories at Sun & Ski Sports.
History of Byerly Wakeboards
Founded in 2006, Byerly Boards has been my dream for as long as I’ve been riding boards, which dates back to the founding years of both Wakeboarding and Wakeskating. Today I’m happy to say that my dream has [...]

2009 On-Water Watersports & Wakeboard Demo

On May 13th, Sun & Ski Sports descended on to Indian Lodge Resort in Kopperl Texas for the 4th Annual On-Water Demo. The on-water demo is designed to give our employees an in-depth understanding of all watersports so that they can better serve our customers giving them the greatest support and knowledge when [...]