General Purpose Buoyancy Aids

Our most popular range of buoyancy aids for recreational paddling and multi-purpose watersports PFDs.

Generally, general purpose buoyancy aids cost less than Sea Kayaking Buoyancy Aids and White Water Buoyancy Aids as they are simpler in design and performance.

Feelfree Buoyancy Aids

Feelfree Buoyancy Aid

A entry level buoyancy aid. Designed for multi watersport use, available in adult and junior sizes.

Yak Blaze Buoyancy Aid PFD

Yak Blaze Buoyancy Aid

A simple but effective buoyancy aid that is a great option for recreational kayaking and canoeing. Available in Adult and Junior Sizes.

Yak Kallista Buoyancy Aid

Yak Kallista Buoyancy Aid

The Yak Kallista is a stylish and functional recreational buoyancy aid that provides an excellent fit and floatation for recreational kayaking and canoeing, groups/hire, sit-on-tops, sailing and kayak fishing.

NRS Vapor Buoyancy Aid

NRS Vapor Buoyancy Aid

The NRS Vapor PFD offers a compact (less-restrictive) design constructive with ultra-soft foam for a flexible fit. A comfortable low-profile buoyancy aid that's great for paddlers on a budget.

Yak Xipe Buoyancy Aid

Yak Xipe Touring Buoyancy Aid

Yak's highly popular touring buoyancy aid with front zip entry, multiple pockets and fully adjustable for the perfect fit.



Designed for ultimate comfort in all types of seat, the feature packed NRS Oso PFD has a five-panel design that effortlessly conforms to your shape.. A great PFD for any high back seat.

Astral V-Eight Buoyancy Aids for Recreational Paddling

Astral V Eight Buoyancy Aids

Popular High Back buoyancy aid by Astral - perfect for modern kayaks with high back rests and Sit On Top Kayak seats

NRS Chinook PFD for Touring and Fishing

NRS Chinook PFD

The NRS Chinook provides even more storage than the CVest and Clearwater. With plenty of pockets and attachement points perfect for kayak anglers and sea kayakers along with it's mesh back.

Crewsaver Spiral 100N Lifejacket

Crewsaver Spiral 100N Lifejacket

The Crewsaver Spiral is a personal flotation device perfect for inshore use such as surface watersports and swimming. The inherent buoyancy offered by the foam reduces fatigue during general in-water activities and is available in a range of sizes suitable for young children and junior paddlers.

Crewsaver Pet Float

Crewsaver Pet Float

A simple cat, dog, pet life jacket device (buoyancy aid) that is available in 4 sizes. This pet lifejacket also includes a harness and will suit a number of different pets. Measurement taken from Collar to base of tail.


If you are looking for a PFD not listed, checkout our range of brands for buoyancy aids available by mail order.
Brands available: NRS | Palm | Yak | Peak UK | Astral