Safety Equipment Part One: Safety Equipment For Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Understanding what safety equipment you need, making sure you have it and knowing how to use it will massively reduce the chances of you becoming a paddle boarding statistic. This is absolutely essential knowledge for every paddle boarder. Whether you’re beginner or expert, you should know what equipment you need for each particular environment you paddle in. Plus – even more importantly – how to use it, maintain it, and when to throw it away and replace it.
This first book in the SUP Safety series is a complete guide to what you should be using, carrying and wearing for each paddle boarding environment, plus how to use it and keep it in good condition. The book also goes into quite a bit of background and history about the evolution of the various types of safety products, which will help users understand some of the controversy surrounding certain aspects of safety equipment.