The water is ablaze with boat traffic, but there is still room for everyone. Just don't set up camp in the middle of a drunken highway filled with first time boaters who only know full speed and holy crap.
An overwhelming percentage of SUP deaths involve drowning when no PFD was worn. The numbers tell the story...
With so many paddle accidents already this summer, here's a list of things to keep in mind to keep everyone safer on the water.
A sticker can help emergency services quickly identify the owner of a board if it's found without a rider.
Sometimes a leash and a pfd just isn't enough...
Stand up paddlers should be aware of the general rules of the road when it comes to navigating our waterways, particularly in high traffic areas.
A leash is not some golden ticket to eternal life. But it’s a tool that is more than a tool. It’s a gesture. It’s a thought. It’s an awareness.
First responders attempted to revive Harris using CPR but those attempts were unsuccessful.
Is it the unattractive bulk and lack of attractive design that prevents people from wearing PFDs?
Some notes on the safety meeting at Surf Expo