's Youth Nylon Watersports Vest provides flexibility, comfort, and safety for the active child who enjoys being in, on, or around the water.
- 200 Denier nylon oxford fabric outer
- Soft PE foam construction
- U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type III Life Jacket / Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
- Size Range: 50-90 lbs
- 1 Inch Belt/Buckle Design
PFD stands for Personal Flotation Device
U.S. Coast Guard Regulations require you to have U.S. Coast Guard approved PFDs on your recreational boat. How many and what kind of PFDs you need depends on the number of people onboard, the size of your boat and the kind of boating you will be doing.
Personal floatation devices are classified by location of use. Choose the right PFD for the location and type of boating you plan to do.
is for offshore operations.
is for boating near shore.
is a buoyancy aide to be used where rescue situations may be imminent.
is to be thrown to an individual needing immediate assistance.
is a specialty PFD for specific activities or consumers.
It's recommended that children always wear a Type II PFD or higher,
even for onshore activities.