Great for active kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboarding, the Stearns Panache Paddlesports Life Vest is constructed of a rugged 400-denier nylon shell and 420-denier ripstop nylon with high abrasion-resistance, over PVC foam in an ergonomically-designed foam pattern, giving you 15.5 pounds of buoyancy. The Panache Paddlesports Life Vest is designed for a superior fit, featuring a compound shoulder adjustment system, full front zipper closure, fixed front waist buckle and double side adjustments. Large armholes allow outstanding freedom of movement. Designed with front reflective tape for safety and lash tabs for a knife, whistle or anything else you need to keep handy. This Type III personal flotation device is Coast Guard approved.