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Made For Those On The Move.

Whether your day on the water involves kayaking, canoeing or stand-up paddle boarding—or all of these and more—you need a life jacket that provides the best in comfort, freedom and safety. Designed and engineered specifically for paddlers, these Onyx paddle sports life vests keep you safe every time you venture out.

  • Traditional Life Jackets

    Our MoveVent foam paddle sports life vests are inherently buoyant, comfortable, breathable and lightweight. They’re designed to fit most kayak & canoe seats, increase range of motion, and provide excellent mobility when you need to navigate challenging water.

    Instant Security

    Sculpted, flexible designs conform to your body & stay in place while you move.


    Front and back mesh ventilation keeps you cool & comfortable in warm weather.

    Low Maintenance

    No CO2 cartridges, no rearming. Just throw one on, make sure it’s properly secured, and get out there.

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  • Inflatable Life Jackets

    Onyx inflatable life jackets are great for experienced paddlers, strong swimmers and those looking for the best in both safety and freedom of movement. Available in automatic, manual, and automatic/manual convertible inflations.

    Better Mobility

    Low-profile designs maximize range of motion and never get in your way.


    Wider necklines and soft neoprene fabrics deliver all-day comfort.

    Simple To Rearm

    It takes just minutes to repack and rearm your vest after inflation.

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U.S. Coast Guard Approved

Every Onyx life jacket meets U.S. Coast Guard requirements so you can expect uncompromising safety and security.

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Pro Approved

We’re proud to be the official partner of Major League Fishing and a long-time sponsor of pro angler, Ott DeFoe.

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Life jackets, rearming kits, flotation cushions, rainwear and more. We’ve got everything you need for your day on the water.

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