Basic Safety Tips for Paddle Boarders
Some useful safety tips for beginners new to Paddleboarding, looking to start their first adventure on a SUP.
  • Wear a bouyancy aid
  • Inspect your kit
  • Choose a suitable location - such as a calm, sheltered body of water with no water flow
  • Don't Take Unnecessary Risks
  • Check the weather forecast
  • Take a phone in a waterproof case
  • Wear the correct leash
  • Paddle with someone else
  • Book onto a SUP lesson first
  • Choose suitable clothing
  • Avoid offshore winds
  • If in difficulty stay with your board
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