Dragons’ Den Holiday Gift Guide: For The Sports Enthusiast

Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for that special someone, or just in a last minute pinch, our Dragons' Den Holiday Gift Guide has you covered.

In this first instalment, we have a few suggestions for the sports enthusiast in your life! 

1. Ball Cap Liner

 

Adam Pauzé and Cliff Floyd brave the Den with their protective baseball cap liner.

What is it?
Give the gift of safety this year. Former Major League Baseball player Cliff Floyd and his father-in-law Adam Pauzé returned to the Den in Season 10 with a cap liner aimed at protecting players’ heads. The Ball Cap Liner is a protective headband that fits discreetly under a hat and will distribute the force from a blunt impact — such as a ball thrown at the head.

Price: $40

Where can you buy it?
You can order a Ball Cap Liner off their website. Shipping is free to Canada and the United States for a limited time.

2. FishHunter

Michael Smith and Chester Yeum from Toronto, ON, pitch their fish-finding app to the Dragons.

What is it?
Buying for a fish hunter in your life? FishHunter will help them catch more fish with a little device that floats in the water and hooks up to their smartphone app!

Price: $150

Where can you buy it?
You can buy directly from their website.

3. RackDri Sports Bag

Watch the RackDri pitch — there's a Christmas miracle!

What is it?
Great for kids who go back and forth to the hockey rink all winter long, the RackDri is more than just a hockey bag. It features a pull-out stand and drying rack, perfect for airing out wet equipment. And if you need a breather the bag is made to let you lean your back into it when sitting down.

Price: $120-130

Where can you buy it?
You can purchase it from retailers like Canadian Tire.

4. Oneiric Hockey base layer pants

Two athletic innovators pitch their simple protective base layer hockey pant.

What is it?
Anyone who has played hockey (or has a child in hockey) knows getting dressed in all the necessary protective gear isn’t fun. In Season 11, Oneiric Hockey was featured in the “Why Didn’t I Think of That?” special with their innovative protective base layer pant for youth hockey players to get dressed faster, and includes added safety features regular pants lack.

Price: Starting around $90.

Where can you buy it?
Oneiric sells directly online or through select stores in Alberta and Ontario.

5. Rollergard

Watch this part roller blade, part skate guard in the Den!

What is it?
Part roller blade, part skate guard, the Rollergard is the way to go if you're shopping for someone who plans to do any skating this winter. 

Price: $60

Where can you buy it?
You can buy Rollergard at their online store or find a store that carries it near you!