Who We Are

experience the difference

For nearly 30 years, SUBGEAR has had a common focus when it comes to product innovation and improvement:

More Safety. More Comfort. More Value!
From the very beginning it has been our goal to provide divers with the best equipment at reasonable prices, whether for beginners or experienced divers, for the use in swimming pools, tropical seas or iced lakes. We constantly review and extend our range of products to provide everyone with adequate equipment. Our experienced, dedicated development team, modern production techniques and rigorous quality control make it possible to offer you many "Test Winners".
International standards are constantly monitored and are applied to our products. We are one of only few neoprene manufacturers who can offer a complete product line which is certified to the latest and strict PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) standards. Our patented valve system PROFESSIONAL is unique worldwide and certified under CE and ISO norms.

Extended warranty? - Expect the extraordinary!

All our regulators come with a first owner 30-year warranty against defects of material and workmanship.

Our special involvement with children´s diving is still vital. SUBGEAR offers the widest possible range of children´s diving equipment in Europe. Our design ideas have helped thousands of parents to equip their kids safe and sound. Check out our REBEL, the only child´s BCD that grows with your child and also can be equipped with weight integrated pockets.
With the help of this web site and the help of your local retailer, you will certainly be able to make the best and wisest decision for your diving equipment.

What We Do

SUBGEAR is part of Johnson Outdoors Inc. Johnson Outdoors designs, manufacturers and markets many of the world´s best known outdoor recreation brands. The Companyacute;s award-winning innovation is fueled by a unique passion for the outdoors, coupled with sophisticated market research and cutting-edge technology, to advance a continuous pipeline of successful new products across four categories: Marine Electronics, Watercraft, Outdoor Gear and Diving. New products have represented a third or more of total company revenues over the past six years, helping to sustain market-leadership positions in nearly a dozen categories, and garnering “best of the best” recognitions from major industry institutions and publications, like Field & Stream, Menacute;s Journal, National Geographic Adventure, Popular Science, Womenacute;s Health and Paddler magazines, among others.

Johnson Outdoors is moving forward on a four-point plan to transform the Company to strengthen competitiveness for sustained profitable growth. Significant reductions in costs and infrastructure, as well as dramatic improvements to efficiency, have enabled the Company to continue to invest strategically in innovation and position Johnson Outdoorsacute; unparalleled portfolio of market-leading brands for continued successes. As a result, in Fiscal 2011, the Companyacute;s financial performance outpaced its markets, competitors and benchmark peer group further demonstrating Johnson Outdoorsacute; on-going commitment to enhanced shareholder value.

Our Products

At Johnson Outdoors, we believe creating value goes beyond creating great products into creating the ultimate outdoor experience for our consumers. Our portfolio of premier, marketing-winning brands is known the world over for delivering on that promise, and includes, among others:

  • Watercraft:
    Old Town® canoes and kayaks; Ocean Kayak™ and Necky® kayaks; Carlisle™ paddles; Extrasport® personal flotation devices
  • Diving:
    SCUBAPRO® diving equipment; SUBGEAR® diving equipment
  • Marine Electronics:
    Minn Kota® motors and accessories; Humminbird® fishfinders; Cannon® downriggers; LakeMaster® maps and charts
  • Outdoor Gear:
    Eureka!® tents and camping gear; Silva® digital instruments; Jetboil® personal cooking systems
Mehr Infos unter www.johnsonoutdoors.com 

In September 2001 the SUBGEAR team moved to its new premises in Wendelstein. The 2200qm² area is not only a space for storage and administration. With its innovative features such as the green roofing, interior courtyards and spectacular glass front with wooden facade, it shows the attitude of the company philosophy.





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