Rob Allen

Rob Allen is a local South African freediving and spearfishing equipment manufacturer with a factory and showroom in Durban. We have worked closely with Rob Allen for many years. We have proudly sold their products and have received excellent service from them. They have provided sponsorship for freediving competitions and helped grow competitive freediving in South Africa.

Rob Allen
Rob Allen in his factory in Durban

Rob Allen was founded in 1988 by its namesake Rob Allen and Jeremy Williams. Both Rob and Jeremy are avid spear fishermen and had extensive experience in this field before they started the Rob Allen brand. At the age of 22, Rob was working as a marine ranger for the Natal Sharks Board when he first tried his hand at spearfishing and was immediately ‘hooked’. Jeremy also began spearfishing off the KwaZulu-Natal coast at an early age and progressed to competitions on a provincial and national level. Much of the early equipment Jeremy and Rob developed was as a result of the equipment they needed not being commercially available to them so they just had to make their own. Today Rob Allen is an international brand which focuses on carbon fibre products. In 2016 they acquired new factory premises with the objective of developing in-house composite products like spearfishing gun barrels and freediving fin blades.

The Rob Allen Scorpia fins and the new ‘Evo’ edition have been one of our best selling products. These entry level plastic freediving fins are excellent value for money and perform as well as expensive high-end plastic fins. If you see freedivers coming out of the water in Cape Town, chances are pretty good they will have a set of Scorpias in their hands. Another favourite of ours is the Rob Allen Marseilles rubber weight belt. These freediving weightbelts are safe, comfortable and nearly indestructible. We love the Rob Allen products and highly recommend them to our freedivers and snorkelers.

We stock the following Rob Allen products:

  • Rob Allen Carbon Blades
  • Masks & Snorkels

    Rob Allen Stream Snorkel

    R236.00 incl.VAT Read more
  • Masks & Snorkels

    Rob Allen Cubera Mask

    R650.00 incl.VAT Select options
  • Rob Allen Gloves Coral Camo Palm
    Accessories

    Rob Allen Camo Gloves

    R405.00 incl.VAT Select options
  • Masks & Snorkels

    Rob Allen Cracker Mask

    R610.00 incl.VAT Read more
  • Rob Allen Trevally Mask
    Masks & Snorkels

    Rob Allen Trevally Mask

    R670.00 incl.VAT Add to basket
  • Rob Allen X-Blade Knife
    Accessories

    Rob Allen X-Blade Knife

    R715.00 incl.VAT Add to basket
  • Rob Allen Compact Dive Bag
  • Masks & Snorkels

    Rob Allen Snapper Evo Snorkel

    R240.00 incl.VAT Read more
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