Vaikobi Ocean Performance was established in Sydney Australia in 2012, with a mission to increase performance and comfort on the water by creating the world's most innovative technical apparel and accessories for ocean addicts worldwide.Everyone in our team shares a passion for the ocean and performance sport, and we are constantly striving to become the #1 brand of choice for anyone who loves the unbeatable feeling of catching that next wave or downwind ride.

With over a decade of experience in the technical watersports apparel industry and a lifetime of ocean sport addiction, the Vaikobi design team is all about creating gear that we love to wear to improve our own experiences on the water. Staying at the optimum body temperature and remaining completely comfortable is the primary philosophy that guides the design and development process for every item in the Vaikobi range.

Ensuring each item meets key performance and functionality requirements is critical to our design process and as such, Vaikobi works with some of the world’s best athletes across a range of watersport disciplines to design and develop the most innovative performance apparel.

The Vaikobi Race Team is a select group of International and National Champions across a range of sailing and paddling disciplines who test and provide feedback on our gear so that we can constantly improve our products.


Vaikobi paddling gear and sailing gear is now sold in over 20 countries through a network of specialist retailers. We continue to innovate products for a range of Ocean and Outdoor sports, so that more Ocean Athletes around the world can experience the love of being on the water.