1982
Windward Sports opened as Chicagoland’s original boardshop.
2010
3 partners took over and transformed to Windward Boardshop
2017
Windward Boardshop + Marcus Lemonis = W82.

Continue below to explore the new W82...

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Before we get into the new departments, take a look at some "before" pics during the construction process and watch a timelapse video taken during the transformation.

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W82 is the next generation of Windward. We plan to stay true to our boardshop roots as we expand a doorway into new categories. From mens apparel, womens apparel, active wear and swimwear, to shoes and tech, the new W82 has something for everyone.

Watch a main room video walkthrough, checkout some main floor pics, then continue to explore our new departments at W82.

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kicks at w82

We have revamped our shoes department to stock more than 4 times the amount of styles. Expanding on core brands like Vans & Reef, we offer new style types from brands like Inkkas, Huf and more.

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tech at w82

The latest cutting edge gear at W82 can be found in our brand new tech department. We now offer drones, video cameras, headphones and tech accessories to match. Plus, we have expanded our electric board selection with new gear from Onewheel, Yuneec and Boosted.

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swim at w82

Swimwear has been a cornerstone category at Windward since the beginning. Now with W82, we have expanded our north room to stock even more of the latest styles and fashions for Men and Women. This dedicated room will stock swimwear all year long!

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skate at w82

A once boring basement has been transformed into a skate shop wonderland. We have more than doubled the space for skateboards and longboards in our completely remodeled skate department. Shop the latest in skate or hang out and play a game of skate on our new video game station.

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snow at w82

Welcome to your winter wonderland. You’ll feel like you are on the mountain in our brand new snow department. Find snowboards, boots, bindings and more in this high-altitude underground showroom. Don’t forget to snap a pic on the chairlift and share with your friends.

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shop snowboarding

There you have it. We are excited for the future at W82 and hope you enjoy our new look just as much as we do.

Don't forget to take a look at some behind the scenes pics & a full shop video walkthrough or go ahead and shop online now.

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