EXTREME WATER BOTTLE
As the weather warms up, it’s time for long hikes and bike rides. To stay cool and hydrated, try the Camelbak H.A.W.G. NV pack. It can hold 100 ounces of water, so you can go all day. Any weather. Any trip. There are also plenty of pockets for your gear. Dick’s Sporting Goods,1336 Hansel Avenue, Florence. (859) 283-2702 or www.dickssportinggoods.com.
HIT THE WATER
The redesigned 2011 X-25 has a deep V hull for effortless maneuverability and
creating perfect waves for skiers or waterboarders. Cincinnati Mastercraft, 330 Weaver Road, Florence.
(859) 525-9253 or www.cincymc.com.
CATCH SOME AIR
Get expert answers to all skateboard questions and find the perfect board,
including this pro model by Gary Collins, a local expert. Available pre-assembled at $110, this board is affordable
for the beginner with quality to satisfy the veteran. Galaxie Skateshop, 625 Monmouth St., Newport.
(859) 261-7292 or www.galaxieskateshop.blogspot.com.
JUST FOR KIDS
The Strider PREbike is specially made for youngsters ages 1-5. It’s lightweight and adjustable
as your child grows. Reser Bicycle Outfitters, 648 Monmouth St., Newport.
(859) 261-6187 or www.reserbicycle.com.