“So gear wise, you’re going to want to have a PFD. This is a personal flotation device. If you’re outside the surf zone, meaning not surfing the board in waves, then you definitely want to have a PFD because the Coast Guard requires it. If you don’t have one on, you can get a ticket if you’re out there on the water without it. This is a nice option because it’s low profile. It’s an inflatable PFD. It goes around your waist like a fanny pack, and you inflate it if you need it. If not, it’s out of the way and low profile. “… Read More SUP ESSENTIAL GEAR video at Standup.Paddling.net features the MTI FLUID BELT PACK PFD for SUP
The 2nd most common reason people say that they don’t wear a life jacket is because they consider themselves a good swimmer. If that is you, take a look at this. COLD WATER BOOT CAMP is a pretty powerful video showing how a GOOD SWIMMER could quickly be overcome in cold water. It is NO… Read More Cold Water Boot Camp Video – watching this could save your life!
It’s all go at MTI central as our sales, marketing, and design team get ready for our biggest trade show of the year: OUTDOOR RETAILER. We’ll be debuting the 2012 MTI Collection to our dealer partners, the press, and the product reviewers. JEFF MULLER and GORDON COLBY have been busy this past year, bringing 10… Read More Getting ready for OUTDOOR RETAILER 2011
So I’m chewing on a new slogan to print on t-shirts for this summer’s Outdoor Retailer show. What do you think of: Live. Love. Life [jackets] PRO LIFE [jackets] I love life [jackets] The meaning of life [jackets] Life [jacket] is Good This swag won’t float me.
When our product designer, Jeff Muller, asked me what we could do to improve the features of our F-SPEC OUTFITTING as found on the Solaris F-SPEC and the PFDiva F-SPEC, my first response was….”hummm, I gotta think about that a bit, sunshine.” After all, I am NOT a fishing expert. Although I did grow up… Read More Are you serious about KAYAK FISHING?