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PFD crackdown on NSW waterways

on March 5th, 2014 in PFD, Racing, Think, Training by | Comments Off

NSW Maritime are having a major crack down on the wearing of PFDs on NSW waterways. Paddlers on Sydney Harbour are now regularly reporting the issuing of fines for non complience of regulations in regards to wearing PFDs. There has been lots of debate on the rules, and some exemptions…

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Racing in PFDs

on January 16th, 2012 in Clothing, PFD, Think, Training by | Comments Off

Like it or not, PFDs are here to stay in ocean racing. There are many arguments for and against wearing them, particularly here in Australia. However, our paddling buddies in South Africa have worn them for years, as do many European countries. The purpose of this article isn’t to discuss…

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