When the American Canoe Association (ACA) released their 2012 SUP Survey asking for paddlers to share opinions on lifejackets, leashes & legislation, we were a bit surprised by the data. The survey took into account responses from over 550 SUP paddlers from beginners to certified instructors. As a paddlesports company, we always recommend that paddlers wear a PFD when on the water and for those paddling a SUP we also recommend a leash. When you SUP, do you wear both?
What are you doing next weekend? How about joining ACK and the good folks from the ACA for the Texas State Meeting and Training Event?
When: March 19th – 20, 2011
Where: McKinney Falls State Park (Austin, Texas)
Who: Members and prospective members of the ACA
Why: Hear what the national organization is doing to support paddlers and promote paddling in our region. Voice your ideas and share how you are willing to make it happen! Experience a Stand Up Paddleboarding demonstration, a new ACA discipline. Continue reading Join ACK at the American Canoe Association State Meeting & Training Event