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Maui Jim To Host Third Annual Ocean Shootout In Maui, 6/3

For the third consecutive year, Maui Jim, Inc. , makers of premium polarized sunglasses, invites participants and spectators to the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout (formerly Maui Jim OceanFest), June 3-4, 2017. The unique, two-day ocean-lifeguard-style competition is comprised of 10 individual sprint races and two co-ed relay races in multi-disciplined events. Set in the waters of Ka'anapali Beach, participants will have the opportunity to test their skills and challenge others in a series of...

Polarized vs Non Polarized Sunglasses

Polarized sunglasses are quite popular nowadays. Most sunglasses retailers carry fashionable styles in both regular and polarized versions. Because the polarized versions cost anywhere from $20 to $40 more than regular sunglasses, though, many people still opt for non-polarized lenses. But are polarized sunglasses actually worth the extra money? To answer that question, consider why polarized sunglasses came about and how they differ from non-polarized sunglasses.Sunglasses for Boaters and...

'17 Summer Gear Guide: The Best in Men's Sunglasses

Our editors curated and personally tested some of the most exciting, innovative, stylish or just plain fun products that Summer 2017 has to offer. Here are our top picks for sunglasses.Photo: CHPOWhy we chose it: They’re made for “sunny days and hungover afternoons.” How could we resist? Why we liked it: The Rumi sunglasses not only look good, but 100% of the proceeds go to the Skateistan organization, which works to use skateboarding as education and youth empowerment. Can’t get much better...