EADY OR NOT, THERE’S NO DENYING THAT SUMMERTIME IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER. SO IN HONOR OF LAZY DAYS AND FAMILY FUN, WE’VE GOT THE RUNDOWN ON THE PERFECT POOLSIDE ACCOUTREMENTS FOR WHATEVER FLOATS YOUR BOAT. WHETHER YOUR GOAL THIS SUMMER IS TO RELAX AND BEAT THE HEAT OR TO ADD A DASH OF PLAY TO YOUR SUMMER DAYS, WE’VE GOT THE STUFF FOR YOU.
SQUIDIVERS Dive and chase squid sinkers by SwimWays. Kids ages 5 and up will have a blast while simultaneously improving their underwater swim skills with these colorful squids that sink to the bottom of the pool. Each pack comes equipped with three SquiDivers for a colorful collection of dive combinations. The trick is in the tentacles, which keep the SquiDivers upright and easy to grab. $9.99, swimways.com.
SPRING FLOAT SUNSEAT Now is the time for grown-ups to sit up and relax in some cool water this summer in the Spring Float SunSeat by SwimWays. Enjoy comfort and convenience in this upright-styled floating seat, perfect for lounging and chatting, not to mention keeping an eye on the little ones. With a cup holder included, you are all set to grab your favorite drink and soak up some sun. Just don’t forget the SPF! $39.99, swimways.com.
NERF N-SPORTS SONIC HOWLER FLYING DISK What’s the sound of the summer? It’s the howl of Hasbro’s flying disk! Nope, this isn’t you’re your typical Frisbee. Nerf ’s durable disk howls as it soars across the sky, and the soft material makes it easy to throw and catch. Perfect for kids ages 4 and up. $9.99, hasbro.com.
POOLIGANS Who says stuffed animals can’t have fun in the sun, too? These adorable, quick dry toys by SwimWays are the perfect poolside companions for your little waterlovers. The anti-microbial fabric and stuffing allow them to frolic in the water with the rest of the family. Whether as a pet or as a pillow, the pink dolphin, polar bear, blue shark and penguin are ready to join in on the summer fun. $20.99, swimways.com.
SQUIGGLE AND PINWHEEL SQUIRTERS Cool off this summer with SwimWays Squirters. Easy to fill and easy to soak, the only tricky part is deciding if you are suited for the colorful, spinning Pinwheel Squirter or the madcap Squiggle Squirter with its flexible, squiggly tubes. Simply dip the Squirter into the pool and let the water fly. Even your toddler will love it! $7.99-$12.99, swimways.com.