Sea Kayak Visibility

How visible are sea kayakers? I recently came across one of those dark green coloured kayaks. The sort that people buy because they think it will not scare the fish away. What surprised me was just how hard it was to see them in comparison to...

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Testing Buoyancy Aids (PFDs)

People often wonder how they can check their PFD (or buoyancy aid as we call them in UK) is still ok and meets flotation standards. Somewhere deep in the BCU website is this document on how to test PFDs (buoyancy aids). It dates from 2000...

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