There has been a lot of safety talk lately on the Zone. If you were to put together a SUP specific safety suggestion set for the various types SUP (below), what would that look like? If it becomes valuable we can sticky it. It would be great if we could have a resource that new participants could be pointed to.
Here is the ACA's vid:
I also wanted to point out the relative safety of SUP. Check us against the other paddle sports.
Of course, 16 fatalities in 2012/2013 is a lot.
Feel free to modify with details such as temp, wind, etc.