Gift Guide 2019: 6 gifts for your outdoors-loving friend

Even winter can’t put a damper on an intrepid spirit with these adventurous gifts. Plus, Old Glory DC winger Ryan Burroughs talks holidays in NoVA.

ryan burroughs in rugmy uniform
Ryan Burroughs, winger for NoVA’s new, professional rugby team, Old Glory DC. (Photo courtesy of Old Glory DC)

What’s on your wish list this year?
“I’m a huge fan of wearing crazy-colored socks for all different events and occasions year-round!”

What’s your favorite NoVA holiday tradition?
“When I was a kid, we used to go to the Bull Run Festival of Lights. I loved seeing all the light displays and spending time with my family.”

colorful socks
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Dr. Segal’s Socks: This Canadian company features colorful compression socks, perfect for tired feet. ($29.99)

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Gift Guide

red do good hoodie
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Do Good Pullover Hoodie: A portion of the sales of this hoodie go to fighting poverty and building community around the world. ($65)

out of the box camping subscription
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Out of the Box Camping Subscription: This box arrives at your door with cool camping supplies. ($60)

yellow floating wallet
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Floating Marsupial Wallet: The water sports enthusiast in your life will love this waterproof, floating wallet ($7.99)

led light tube survival kit
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Adventure Essentials Survival Kit: An LED flashlight stores all the outdoor essentials you’ll need. ($130)


blue hydroflask water bottle
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Hydro Flask Bottle: Designed with outdoor adventure in mind, this wide-mouth, sturdy flask will take you far. ($39.95)

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