Stohlquist Drifter Personal Flotation Device - Youth

A low-profile PFD that has both comfort and safety in mind.

Whether you plan to take your kid kayaking, stand-up paddle-boarding, or sailing, make sure he or she has on the Stohlquist Youth Drifter Personal  Floatation Device. Thanks to its cross-chest harness design, the Drifter eliminates ride-up and keeps the vest lower on the torso for more effective buoyancy.

  • Type III PFD with a sea level buoyancy of 11lb
  • Cross-chest cinch harness design keeps the vest in place (eliminates ride-up) and allows for more mobility and a more streamlined fit without being tight or restrictive
  • One-inch webbing belt with forward pulls offer a trim, secure fit, while hand-beveled foam provides comfort
  • Extra-wide armholes for maximum mobility
  • Stretchy, adjustable neoprene shoulders supply comfort and a just-right fit
  • 500D Cordura shell and 200D oxford liner ensure durability over the years
  • Cool mesh side panels and four-way accessory lash tab for comfort and convenience
  • Roomy bellows pocket with non-corroding zipper slider features a drain grommet and a D-ring inside
  • 3M reflective trim on front and back helps others spot your child in low-light conditions
  • UL listed - US Coast Guard approved
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  • Familiarity: I've used it several times

Great quality and fit. Looking forward to years of use on this one.