This article explores the essential reasons why wearing a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) while paddleboarding is crucial for your safety. From providing extra buoyancy to being a legal requirement in some areas, learn why a PFD can give you peace of mind while enjoying this fun water sport.
“Ugh, a headwind.” I murmured to myself. “Of course it’s a head wind.” I’m at mile 200, 16 days into the trip without a day of tailwind. The forecast for the day was for the first “El Norte,” wind event. A powerful northern wind that howls down the Sea of Cortez from late fall to early spring.
There's nothing that connects you to nature quite like camping. And what better way to avoid the crowds than by escaping the beaten path on your paddleboard! We run through our camping must-haves every paddleboarder should invest in.
Paddleboarding has significantly increased in popularity over the last decade, and with good reason. More people are opting away from the gym and instead enrolling in classes, or seeking activities in the outdoors.