BOTE Expands Retail With New Flagship Store in Fort Lauderdale

March 27, 2023

Innovative Leader in Watersports Continues Growth with Immersive, Community-Driven Retail Experience

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. – March 27, 2023 /OUTDOOR SPORTSWIRE/ – BOTE, longstanding leader of innovation in the paddle board, kayak, and water lifestyle space, today announces the grand opening of its new retail location in the paddling paradise of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The exterior features BOTE’s iconic black-and-white flagship retail design, bursting with eye-catching designs on the inside, this new location embodies the brand’s personality and intense commitment to next-level style. Pair that with its location in the heart of water-obsessed Fort Lauderdale, and what you have is a new hub for water lovers from all walks of life.

Adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean and known for its beaches and boating canals, Fort Lauderdale is an ideal location for the latest BOTE flagship store. The 3,600 square foot retail space, a 100-year-old building with high ceilings and wood trusses, immediately envelops you in the sense of what the BOTE brand stands for while at the same time giving you the desire to get out on the water. With the full lineup of BOTE paddle boards, kayaks, docks, and more, customers will have no problem going from store to surf on the same day. Whether you’re searching for a paddle board for beginners or a seasoned pro looking for the perfect kayak for fishing, BOTE’s retail locations have you covered.

“We are pleased to be opening another flagship location, and in such a watersport-loving location as Fort Lauderdale,” stated Zack Eckert, Vice President of Sales, BOTE. “One of the best ways to experience BOTE is by visiting one of our retail locations, especially with the extensive knowledge of our staff and the community we warmly call BOTE Nation. We like to think of it as an extension of the full immersion experience, one in which customers will visit the store and know its another resource to enhance their love of paddle boarding, kayaking and the water lifestyle.”

Grand Opening Event | Friday, March 31, 2023

BOTE invites the public to join them for a grand opening event on Friday, March 31st from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm, to enjoy live music, BOTE beer, light snacks, a BOTE Board giveaway, and free BOTE Fort Lauderdale t-shirt, along with the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting to kick off the event at 4:00 pm.

The new flagship store location: 1501 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

Other BOTE retail locations can be found in St. Petersburg, Destin, Fort Walton Beach, and Grayton Beach, Florida.


To learn more about Flagship locations and store hours visit: https://www.boteboard.com/pages/flagship-locations



BOTE is driven by a singular yet broad-reaching mission: To Stand Apart through industry-shaping innovation, fresh ideas and simplicity to create a product that defines a lifestyle. It is this mission that keeps BOTE pushing the boundaries of both technology and style to bring customers a product that not only looks beautiful and performs flawlessly, but that stirs the soul and inspires adventure. Born from stand up paddle boards and now pioneering inflatable kayaks, floating dock systems, and more — BOTE continues to strive for advancement and embrace individuality.

Media Contact:

Matt Bennett

ECHOS Communications