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Astral Linda Personal Flotation Device - Women's Astral Linda Personal Flotation Device - Women's
You've gained some paddling confidence but your decades-old PFD makes moving painful. Ditch the ancient, army-green vest in favor of the Astral Buoyancy Women's Linda Personal Flotation Device. Large arm holes leave ample room to brandish your paddle from any angle, and the back rises high enough to save your scapulae from high-backed kayak seats. This buoyant baby is specifically engineered to keep your XX silhouette comfortable whether you're SUP-ing 'round the pond or taking your recreational 'yak out for an all-day paddle n' picnic. This fun-loving USCG-certified PFD provides 16 pounds of float and prefers touring lake caves in a canoe or a leisurely afternoon paddle in a 'yak (look elsewhere for a PFD for whitewater). Rugged 200D nylon won't shirk from wayward paddles or touchy-feely tree limbs. The inner mesh lining isn't meek when it comes to keeping you cool. A skinny strip of mesh runs midway down the center of your back to give paddle-produced perspiration an obvious escape route while letting fresh air swirl around your shoulder blades. The women-specific design takes articulated foam panels and carefully contours them around your torso for maximum comfort without sacrificing safety. Polypro webbing at the shoulders and sides lets you customize the fit with a few simple tugs. Shaped for a lady but buoyant enough for a man, the adjustable straps let the Linda fit a wide range of body types easily, safely, and comfortably. Two large pleated pockets easily hold your camera, lip balm, and a baggie of snacks (which you don't have to share).
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Astral Otter Personal Flotation Device - Kids' Astral Otter Personal Flotation Device - Kids'
Astral designed its Kids' Otter Personal Flotation Device with a longer torso, a deeper V-neck, and larger arms to keep your lil' one safe while getting their first taste of running water. This PFD features a ripstop nylon shell for durability, a lining that's smooth against skin, and PE foam covered in Organic Kapok to add some squishy comfort. Leg loops help secure smaller tots in this vest, and a grab handle on the back makes it easy to grab your kid before they float away.
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$129.95
Astral Ringo Personal Floatation Device Astral Ringo Personal Floatation Device
An easy choice for all water conditions, the Astral Ringo Personal Floatation Device is crafted from burly fabrics for durability, and rides the line between reliable protection and mobile comfort. Tough Cordura with a touch of stretchy polyester comprises this PFD's construction for abrasion-resistance and a full range of motion, while highly-sustainable organic Kapok keeps you bouyant, comfortable, and eco-conscious. The 3/4-zip closure stays out of the way and makes for easy on and off, while size-adjustable straps ensure a precise and comfortable fit for every individual. Plus, an easy access front buckled pocket keeps your knife or strobe close at hand.
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$149.95
Astral V-Eight Personal Flotation Device Astral V-Eight Personal Flotation Device
Sure, you're a big proponent of safety--as a river guide, you have to be. But as a river guide, you're also wearing your PFD almost everywhere you go, so you're also a big fan of comfort. Using Airescape technology, the Astral V-Eight Personal Flotation Device is designed to keep you breathing in more than one way. Vent ports at the front and back allow trapped body heat to escape during a muggy river trip, with contoured foam and a mesh liner that promote cooling airflow. For further comfort, the vest is fitted with a soft EVA foam back panel designed to cushion your back against your kayak, while its quick access knife tab and expanding mesh pockets let you outfit the vest to your liking.
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$119.95
Kokatat Maximus Personal Flotation Device Kokatat Maximus Personal Flotation Device
Kokatat made the Maximus Personal Flotation Device for whitewater boaters and aggressive sea kayakers who prefer to hit the water with the extra protection of a full-size vest. The type-three Maximus puts all the webbing adjustments up front where they're easy to reach, while wide neoprene shoulder panels and a free-floating front flotation panel give you the freedom of movement required to boof, cartwheel, loop, and carve the face of ocean waves without feeling held back. In terms of added features, the Maximus is a step down from the Prime (a vest designed specifically for whitewater rescuers), but offers the same adjustable fit, side-entry closure, and full-size protection at a lower price tag.
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$159.00
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Kokatat Ronin Personal Flotation Device Kokatat Ronin Personal Flotation Device
The Kokatat Ronin Personal Flotation Device includes full-length spinal protection and padded shoulders to help you make it through a nasty swim in a rocky river. Despite the added protection, the Ronin Personal Flotation Device still has a low-profile cut that works well for anything from rafting to creek boating to sea kayaking. Kokatat's internal grip panel and offset front-entry design create a snug fit that won't ride up when you're in the water.
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$169.00
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NRS Clearwater Personal Flotation Device NRS Clearwater Personal Flotation Device
Life is stressful, but it's nothing that a few days of island hopping near Pictured Rocks can't take care of. Throw on your NRS Clearwater Personal Flotation Device and slide your kayak into that cold, clear water. With a type-III certification from the USCG and a 16. 5-pound flotation rating, this PFD will help you keep your head above water in case you tip in high tides. It also provides plenty of pocket space to hold maps and snacks for all your adventures.
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$99.95
NRS Ninja Type III Personal Flotation Device NRS Ninja Type III Personal Flotation Device
A ninja utilizes a sleek, low-profile approach to each discreet take down; the NRS Ninja Type III Personal Flotation Device features a low-pro, unobtrusive design to do the complete opposite. The NRS Ninja PFD's job is to keep you up and on top of the water when you have to jump in for a rescue or when you fall in unexpectedly.
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$129.95
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NRS Sayan Type III Personal Flotation Device - Women's NRS Sayan Type III Personal Flotation Device - Women's
Fully-featured and ready for just about any type of water-based adventure, the NRS Women's Sayan Type III Personal Floatation Device has a seven-panel design and an anatomically-sculpted chest to effortlessly wrap female paddlers with comfort and protection. Burly 400-denier ripstop nylon comprises this PFD's construction to reliably protect your jacket from snags and tears throughout the season, while six adjustment points and the front zippered closure ensure a customizable fit that's easy to slip on and off at a moment's notice. NRS equipped the Sayan with Cool Flow System (CFS) panels in the back to maximize ventilation through long summer days on the water without adding any excess bulk, and 3M reflective accents help boost visibility in low-light conditions.
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NRS Surge Type III Personal Flotation Device NRS Surge Type III Personal Flotation Device
Providing endless comfort in a front-entry vest, the fully-featured NRS Surge Type III Personal Floatation Device has a seven-panel design that seamlessly conforms to your body and a thin, breathable back panel that reduces bulk. Tough-as-nails 400-denier ripstop nylon keeps your jacket safe from snags and tears throughout the season, and Cool Flow System (CFS) panels in the back offer ventilation to keep you comfortably cool on long, hot summer adventures. Six adjustment points and the front zippered closure work together to provide a customizable fit that's easy to put on and take off at a moment's notice. Two large zippered pockets hold your daily essentials and a lash tab secures your rescue knife, while 3M reflective accents increase your visibility in low-light conditions.
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$119.95
NRS Vista Type III Personal Flotation Device NRS Vista Type III Personal Flotation Device
From racing down wild rivers to gliding across serene lakes, enjoy peace of mind when you're paddling in the NRS Vista Type III Personal Flotation Device. This medium-profile PFD provides all-around flotation to handle all of your paddling adventures, and seven adjustment points offer a secure and comfortable fit. Its tough fabric withstands wear and tear to ensure that the vest will last for many summers to come. NRS also included two large cargo pockets to hold your flip line, snacks, and sunscreen.
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$79.95
NRS Vista Type III Personal Flotation Device - Kids' NRS Vista Type III Personal Flotation Device - Kids'
Whether you take the kids to the water for a day on kayaks or on a fishing raft, give yourself some peace of mind by having them wear the NRS Kids' Vista Type III Personal Flotation Device. This PFD is as technically sufficient as the adult model, simply in a smaller size for younger folks. It has seven points of adjustment so you can customize the fit to your kid's growing body, and its design has a V-neck to eliminate chafing at the chin so they stay comfortable all day.
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NRS Zen Type V Personal Flotation Device NRS Zen Type V Personal Flotation Device
NRS designed its Zen Personal Floatation Device for paddlers and guides who need swiftwater rescue features like a quick-release belt. Despite its heavy-duty Cordura fabric and reinforced shoulder straps, this PFD is surprisingly comfortable to wear thanks to its front floating panel that provides a great fit as well as a place to put your hands when it gets cold. NRS stuffed this type V PFD with PVC-free foam for 17. 5 pounds of flotation. A side entry makes the Zen easy to take on and off, and four side and two shoulder straps dial in your ideal fit. This life vest also features a large front pocket and an inner pocket to hold all your rescue essentials so you can stay safe out on the water.
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$189.95
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Stohlquist EBB Personal Flotation Device Stohlquist EBB Personal Flotation Device
Pushing off shore into a steady river flow evokes a sense of calm that can only be retained by paddling further downstream. A PFD that collides with the back of your kayak seat, inches slowly up to your chin whether you're in the water or not, and rubs the under-side of your elbows raw after every stroke, however, removes that peacefulness and replaces it with frustration and annoyance. So, instead of paddling through the pain, zip up the Stohlquist EBB Personal Flotation Device for a comfortable, safe, and tranquil trip on the water.The flotation foam sits higher up on the back in order to accommodate kayak back rest and lumbar supports. Plus, with eight points of adjustments, the EBB offers a customizable fit that sits securely around your torso without rising up. Wide arm holes on either side leave room for big and small paddle strokes without rubbing or irritating your skin, while a neoprene padded waistband adds a soft touch when you're wearing a bathing suit. And an interior mesh lining helps to pull sweat away from the body on hot, summer days.
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$99.95
Stohlquist EBB Personal Flotation Device Stohlquist EBB Personal Flotation Device
The Stohlquist EBB Personal Flotation Device's price point might suggest that it's solely for beginner and recreational paddlers. But with thoughtful features like Stohlquist's innovative cinch-strap system and loads of mesh for enhanced breathability and comfort, the EBB makes a great addition to any paddler's kit.
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$100.00
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Stohlquist Flo Personal Flotation Device - Women's Stohlquist Flo Personal Flotation Device - Women's
Unlike conventional PFD's that tend to smash a woman's torso upon zipping it up, the Stohlquist Women's Flo Personal Flotation Device was designed to fit the shape of a woman using an innovative foam design. Cups sculpted into the jacket's interior foam allows for you to cinch down all of the eight adjustment points without feeling uncomfortably tight. Wide arm holes leave room for big and small paddle strokes without rubbing or irritating your skin and a neoprene padded waistband adds a soft touch when you're wearing a bathing suit top or a sports bra. The Flo's flotation foam sits higher up on the back in order to accommodate kayak seats and lumbar supports. And an interior mesh lining helps to pull sweat away from the body on hot, summer days.
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Stohlquist Nemo Frog Personal Flotation Device - Infants' Stohlquist Nemo Frog Personal Flotation Device - Infants'
Wee munchkins might not be the best swimmers yet, but there's no need to leave them cloistered at home when the family goes for a canoe tripjust strap them into the Nemo Frog Infants' Personal Flotation Device. They'll have the security of PVC-free Gaia foam and a neck support to keep their heads clear of the water, and a secure buckle and zipper for a snug fit. Stohlquist included a top grab handle as well, for fun dunking and quick rescues.
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$60.00
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Stohlquist Nemo Personal Flotation Device - Kids' Stohlquist Nemo Personal Flotation Device - Kids'
Your little one might not want to wear a PFD, but the Stolhquist Nemo Personal Flotation Device will prove to be too comfortable to turn down. Soft, PVC-free foam has a synthetic liner that dries quickly out of the water so there's no soggy feeling after a swim. Stohlquist engineers cleverly designed the flotation with a wraparound shape that turns your child face-up in the water while supporting the head and neck.
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$60.00
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