Looking for a fin that will give you that extra kick? We showcase nine of the most spectacular fins of 2016:

Scubapro Apnea S3scubapro-carbon-s1-fins

  • Long, soft blade made of high performance plastic compound
  • Generates power and speed while maintaining excellent energy efficiency
  • Durable and affordable
  • Excellent for scuba divers as well as freedivers

scubapro-carbon-monofin-m1Scubapro Carbon M1 Monofin

  • Constructed of the same materials as the S2, with 50% carbon fibre
  • Soft foot pockets
  • Blade action and doublewide shape generate exceptionally powerful kicking performance

Mares Power Plana410007.53c8715f

  • A Mares fin dedicated to tek diving
  • Made of 100% high-quality natural rubber
  • The high density material makes the fins negatively buoyant – best for drysuit and technical diving
  • Full shaped foot pocket and patented bungee strap offers the best solution for comfort as well as easy donning and doffing

beuchat-mundial-one-50-finBeuchat Mundial One 50

  • Fins for diving, freediving, snorkelling and swimming
  • Available in sizes from 37/38 up to 47/48
  • Fishtail shape ensures more accurate direction control
  • Stabilisers integrated into foot pocket tips and into the tip of the blades

APEKS RK3Apeks-Flosse-RK3-Weiss-Frontseite_720x600

  • A standard for military, special ops, coast guard, and public safety divers
  • Traditional all-rubber design withstands the toughest abuse in the roughest environments  
  • The blade provides maximum forward thrust while maintaining great manoeuvrability
  • Vented design reduces resistance on the upstroke and enhances thrust on the downstroke

image_7991Mares Avanti Quattro+

  • Bungee strap for advanced durability and usability
  • High-flex material offers greater response and propulsion
  • Inbuilt stabilisers improve control, eliminating ankle-twisting
  • Channel Thrust technology is powerful in all diving conditions

Scubapro Go Fin

  • A barefoot travel and resort fin
  • Developed from the ground up to offer a superior blend of durability and portability
  • Ideal for travelling divers, dive centres, schools and resorts
  • 100% Monprene construction and barefoot design makes them ideal for heavy-duty use

Scubapro Seawing Nova Purples-l1000

  • The multi award-winning Seawing Nova delivers the power, acceleration and manoeuvrability of a blade fin, with the kicking comfort and efficiency of a split fin
  • Now available in purple
  • New XS size added to the range

sp-gorilla-gray-2013Scubapro Seawing Nova Gorilla

  • Virtually indestructible Monprene elastomer
  • Maximum power transfer with minimal leg and ankle strain
  • Articulated joint lets the entire blade pivot and generate thrust
  • Blade geometry creates a near-perfect balance of stiffness and flex, for maximum power and increased stability
  • Marine-grade bungee strap is self-adjusting, comfortable, extremely durable, and makes easy work of donning and doffing the fin
  • Re-engineered footplate with co-moulded grip pads provides a dependable non-skid grip on wet surfaces

 

 

 

For further information, check out Scuba Diver AUSTRALASIA Diveaholic (Issue1/2016)