New Summer Styles

Apr 28, 2011 No Comments

Get a glimpse of the new photography (and stylish new UPF 50+ apparel) from our latest photo shoot before our catalog arrives in your mailbox near the end of May!

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Your Questions on Sun Protective Clothing Answered

Apr 26, 2011 20 Comments

Coolibar President John Barrow and Executive VP of Merchandising Michael Hubsmith answer Facebook fans’ questions about sun protective clothing.

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Fun Sun Wear for Family Beach Day

Apr 21, 2011 No Comments

“I was looking forward to wearing my [Coolibar Beach] shirt as it felt so light and weightless when I pulled it out of the package. Our Florida climate presented a perfect day to wear it to the beach. The first thing I noted was how incredibly light this shirt really was, as I couldn’t even feel it on my body [...]

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Special UV Clothing Live Facebook Forum

Apr 19, 2011 No Comments

Ask the Founder/President & Executive VP of Coolibar about sun protection clothing on Tue. April 26 starting at 1:30pm CST on Facebook.com/Coolibar.

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Fishing in the Amazon

Mar 31, 2011 No Comments

Jack Ip, also known as JIP, makes it his business to seek some of the best fishing in the world. Last November, he traveled to the Amazon to fish for Peacock bass, one of the world’s toughest freshwater species. But tackle wasn’t the only thing he brought with him to the treacherous waters in Barcelos, Brazil.

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Sun Protective Clothing vs. Sunscreen

Mar 29, 2011 No Comments

Ever wonder what the major differences are between sunscreen and sun protective clothing? Compare sunscreen and sun protective clothing side-by-side and then determine how to best protect yourself and your family from the sun.

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Equipped to Walk the Great Wall of China

Mar 24, 2011 No Comments

Stephen Robert Loken, 42, recently became the first person to ever walk the entire Ming Dynasty Great Wall of China, which spans approximately 3,728 miles (6000km). Prior to his expedition, Robert found the Coolibar Travel Shirt, which he wore every single day throughout his journey.

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AAD 69th Annual Meeting

Feb 17, 2011 No Comments

For the ninth year in a row, Coolibar’s team of Sun Protection Experts made an appearance at the American Academy of Dermatology’s 69th Annual Meeting, the largest dermatology meeting of the year. Check out our recap of the conference and photo album of the bustling Coolibar booth.

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School Sun Hat Program (Video)

Feb 08, 2011 No Comments

Dermatologist Dr. Jaime Davis of Uptown Dermatology talks about the Coolibar School Sun Hat Program (which provides sun hats to children at a discounted rate) and why it’s important to start sun safe habits early.

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The Villages Leathernecks Dragon Boat Team

Feb 01, 2011 5 Comments

The Leathernecks Dragon Boat Team is comprised of former and retired U.S. Marines, whose average age is 66. The slang term “Leatherneck” is used to describe United States Marine Corps members and originated from the leather collar formerly part of the uniform, worn for protection of the neck during sword combat. Many of the team’s members are battling skin cancer in one form or another and spend countless hours training and racing in the sun.

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