Ultimate Bootie Buyer’s Guide
As much as we all enjoyed our short summer, fall is upon us and winter is approaching FAST. The water isn’t 72F anymore and the sun doesn’t feel quite as warm. So, what do you do when the water temperature starts dropping and your toes go numb? You check out South Coast Surf Shop’s insane selection of booties and wetsuit accessories! Whether your surfing razor-sharp reefs in Costa Rica, or your ripping southern-hemi swells in the Antarctic dodging icebergs, we have the right bootie for you in our Ultimate Bootie Buyer’s Guide.
To make your winter bootie shopping spree easier on you, we’ve put together a the Ultimate Bootie Buyer’s Guide highlighting the best and the brightest of our bootie offerings this season.
Psychofreak 3.5- One of two new additions to the Psycho family, the Psychofreak 3.5mm bootie will meet the high expectations you have come to have of O’Neill wetsuit products. Split toe design for uncompromised board control and feel.
Heat 3mm Split-Toe- Completely redesigned, the Heat 3mm Split Toe bootie offers up Fluid Foam neoprene construction. Featuring the Torsion Control Forefoot glued and blindstitched seams, textured rubber sole for durability, and the Top Shin Strap Anti-Flush technology.
Heat 3mm Round-Toe- Completely redesigned, the Heat 3mm Round Toe bootie offers up Fluid Foam neoprene construction. Featuring the Torsion Control Forefoot glued and blindstitched seams, textured rubber sole for durability, and the Top Shin Strap Anti-Flush technology.
Youth Heat Round-Toe- The Youth Heat Round Toe bootie offers up Fluid Foam neoprene construction. Featuring the Torsion Control Forefoot glued and blindstitched seams, textured rubber sole for durability, and the Top Shin Strap Anti-Flush technology.
Mutant 3mm Split-Toe- The new O’neill Mutant offers Fluid Foam construction in and out with Fluid Seam Weld and interior taped seams throughout for cold water protection. Internal split toe design to prevent that perfect barrel being foiled by your leash tripping you up. Forefront Foxing support system, and a multi-density rubber outsole keeps you at the top of your cold-water game.
Superfreak Tropical Split-Toe- With a tech drawstring cinch at the ankle, the Super Freak Tropical Bootie offers FluidFoam construction, Torsion Control forefoot strap, and a durable textured rubber sole. Split toe design for greater board feel and control. We also stock this tropical bootie in Round-Toe design if you aren’t digging the Split-Toe.
Ninja 3mm- With super minimalist design, the Ninja boot offers a unique bootie experience. The 3mm Ninja features Fluid Foam construction, glued and blindstitched seams, Top Shin Strap, split toe, and a durable rubber outsole for years of performance.
Reactor Reef- Easy slip on design Reactor reef bootie features round toe front, fluid foam neoprene throughout, and a durable textured rubber sole.
F-bomb Strapless 3mm- The F-bomb is the ultimate in warmth without compromising performance. Fireskin lining along with double taped seams and a super soft sole make the F-bomb astonishingly warm, flexible, and comfortable. Our newest edition of the F-bomb is the strapless boot featured here offers velcro closure and Tatex Foot Molds.
F-bomb 3mm Hidden Split-Toe- The F-bomb is the ultimate in warmth without compromising performance. Fireskin lining along with double taped seams and a super soft sole make the F-bomb astonishingly warm, flexible, and comfortable. Hidden split-toe action on this boot will keep your leash untangled so that perfect barrel doesn’t turn into a triple-set hold down.
E-bomb 1.5mm Split-Toe- Amazingly flexible, lightweight, and durable, the E-bomb boot form RipCurl is designed to be the ultimate in lightweight flexibility for maximum performance.
Dawn Patrol 3mm- Dawn Patrol Boots from Rip Curl’s updated line of tech booties feature Hydroloc Closure, Strapless Compression System, Supersoft Sole, and pull on heal strap for ease of entry.
Core Reefer 2mm Split-Toe- Core Reefer Split Toe booties form Rip Curl wetsuits feature Performance Airprene, and Semisoft Sole. Split-toe for greater board feel and control. As an added plus, your hippie friends will dig the name.
Reef 1mm Split-Toe- 1mm lightweight flexible neoprene split toe booties from Xcel wetsuits will take your feet-shredding reef surfing sessions to another level. Protect your feet and get some extra traction with the Reef split toe boot.
Ultimate Bootie Buyer’s Guide
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