Sam OBrien

Paddle Board Size Chart

What Size Paddle Board Should I Get: SUP Sizes Explained

You want a SUP that is stable and capable of supporting your weight. But you also want a board that is maneuverable, relatively fast, and able to provide an overall satisfying experience.  Am I getting that right? Well, that, my friend, is a tough balance to hit, but it’s not … Read more

Weight limit sign on a kayak

Kayak Weight Limit – How Much Weight Can A Kayak Hold?

Considering that this is such an important factor for anyone looking to buy a new kayak, I figured it’s about time I shed some light on the concept of the kayak weight limit and maximum capacity. Maybe you’d like to know more about what this number means and how it’s … Read more

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Paddle Board Prices – How Much Do Paddle Boards Cost?

There are many ways to enjoy paddle boarding this summer.  You could get yourself an inflatable SUP, go on a calm, zen-line lake, and put your mind at ease. Or perhaps you’d prefer to go on a fishing trip with a broader, more stable SUP? No, I know; you want … Read more

how many calories does paddle boarding burn

How Many Calories Does Paddle Boarding Burn?

I’m sure you’ve heard that paddling sports are great forms of exercise – especially for those who love spending time outside. And yes, that applies to paddle boarding, too.  How many calories does paddle boarding burn, though? Could you really get a good workout out of it?  Well, the numbers … Read more

Plus Size Life Jackets and PFDs

Best Big And Tall Life Jackets – 8 Plus Size PFDs

Water sports are generally incredibly inclusive. Nine times out of ten, your size and weight won’t stop you from participating in things like kayaking or stand-up paddle boarding.  But I’m afraid the same can’t be said for life jackets.  The thing is, everyone keeps pointing out how absolutely vital it … Read more