Make Waves In The New Smith Riptide Sunglass

PORTLAND, Oregon – Providing style from surf to shore, the new Smith Riptide is a classic shape with a modest 6-base wraparound fit and packed with Smith’s best-selling eyewear features and technologies.

The Italian made frame is comprised of lightweight and durable Evolve™ bio-based frame material and provides a medium to large fit for broad coverage. The temples are fitted with spring hinges that self-adjust for a snug, comfortable fit. The addition of megol nose and temple pads provides a non-slip grip when reacting to moisture and perspiration for added security.

Offered exclusively with ChromaPop™ lens technology and RX compatible, the Riptide is available in highly scratch-resistant ChromaPop Glass polarized lenses or super durable ChromaPop+™ polarized lenses, both designed to cut glare while enhancing contrast, definition, natural color and unmatched clarity to see more detail. Providing 100% UV protection, each lens option features a smudge and moisture resistant coating for easy cleaning and clear optics, plus an anti-reflective coating to improve clarity and reduces eye strain.

The all-new Riptide (MSRP $229-259 depending on lens) includes a hard case and microfiber storage/cleaning bag is available now worldwide select retailers and online at

About Smith

Originating from Sun Valley, Idaho, Smith was founded in 1965 with the invention of the first snow goggle featuring a sealed thermal lens and breathable vent foam. With 56 years of innovation and design experience, Smith is widely known today as an industry leader that pioneers advanced eyewear and helmets that incorporate dynamic technologies, optimized performance and clean styling to fuel fun beyond walls. Smith seeks to power thrilling experiences in snow, surf, bike, fish and peak performance outdoor adventures with a comprehensive collection that exudes modern style and vibrant personality. To Smith, the experience is everything. Smith is part of Safilo Group. Additional information is available at