Many paddle boarders have gotten in serious situations because they were in the middle of a monsoon storm while they were on their boards. The winds were strong enough to knock the paddlers off their boards luckily, they could find safety. Here are a few tips that you should consider before you head out on your next paddle boarding adventure. Do not forget to check the weather even if it seems unlikely that a storm is going to occur, think twice before you go. If you decide to go bring someone to come along with you. You should never go alone if something were to happen to have another person is going to increase your chances of getting out safe.
Another important tip is to always bring your phone with you if you are in danger you can call for help. This is going to be your most important item that you are going to bring with you. And lastly, tell someone where you are going even if you are going with a partner. Letting someone know when you are leaving, where you are going, and what time you plan to be back. This could save your life, letting a friend or family member know your whereabouts so that if you are not back in time can be the smartest tip you use. Be safe and follow these tips during this summer’s Monsoon season.