Tag: safety

SUP Safety: Life Jacket or Leash?

| January 29, 2013 | 2 Comments

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.

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Items You Need. No, Really, It’s the Law by Chris Payne (Payne’s Paddle/Fish)

| August 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

We recently came across a blog from Texas kayak angler Chris Payne regarding paddling laws and requirements. While these are state specific, they are still similar to what you find in other states.

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New Product Category Notice: Rescue and Safety

| January 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been visiting our website (www.AustinKayak.

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Be Prepared…Always

| December 3, 2011 | 1 Comment

I was recently reminded of how important it is to have the proper gear for a safe and enjoyable paddling adventure. A customer came into our San Marcos location with an amazing story of survival.

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