The Coast Guard requires riders out of the surf zone to have a life jacket onboard. We like this one, which deploys and inflates quickly via its C02 cartridge. [$125; mtiadventurewear.com]
The 2014 Adventure Issue
From Iceland's Highway 1 to Utah's Canyonlands, an epic itinerary for modern explorers.
Plus: Building a Bigger Action Hero
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The Interpreters We Left Behind
The Rise of Cyclocross
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