(Wrightsville Beach, N.C.) — Thanks to a new product, paddlers and other watersport enthusiasts will now have the opportunity to experience their favorite sports in a whole new light. NOCQUA Adventure Gear will launch at this year’s Carolina Cup standup paddleboard (SUP) competition in Wrightsville Beach, N.C. on April 25-28. The multi-purpose LED lighting system by attaches to a standup paddleboard, kayak or canoe, and allows paddlers to explore the excitement of being on the water at night.
The flexible and adjustable lighting systems will be available for purchase and demo at the Carolina Cup event for the first time. The RECON system includes two waterproof LED lighting tracks, an adjustable harness, a 12V lithium ion rechargeable battery pack and battery charger. The durable underwater lights produce more than 2,000 lumens of light and are easily attachable and removable, utilizing two adjustable straps. Additional night paddling accessories will also be available for purchase throughout the weekend at the NOCQUA Adventure Gear booth.
Along with its product launch, NOCQUA Adventure Gear will lead a night paddle on Friday, April 26 at 8:30 p.m. on the sound side of the Blockade Runner to give select Carolina Cup competitors and media the exclusive opportunity to test the product for the first time. The equipment allows paddlers to experience the water like never before.
“NOCQUA Adventure Gear is a game changing product for paddlers,” said Billy Rossini inventor and co-founder. “With the help of our advanced lighting system, paddlers can explore the water in an entirely new way. We’re very excited about what night paddling has to offer the world of watersports.”
As the fastest growing watersport, SUP is a popular way to stay fit and spend time with friends and family on the water. A total core and cardiovascular workout, SUP is an effective form of exercise that works the entire body. From paddle yoga to races like Carolina Cup, SUP is a fan favorite across all age groups and skill levels and is growing in popularity worldwide.
Carolina Cup will be held at Wrightsville Beach from April 25-28 and is known as the East Coast’s largest SUP race. With more than 500 paddlers committed to compete in this year’s event, including some of the best paddlers in the world, NOCQUA Adventure Gear is set to launch at the first major paddleboard event of the season.
The RECON system can be ordered online at a price of $399.99.
For more info, visit: NightOpsGear.com