Top 8 Best Life Jackets 2019 – 2020 [BUYER’S GUIDE]

1, Onyx MoveVent Dynamic Life Jacket

MoveVent Dynamic Vest
MoveVent – A vest that conforms to your body like a glove, yet its innovative vented channels help to keep you cool while paddling. Our MoveVent series of paddle sports vests feature excellent mobility, sculpted foam designs that conform to your body, and mesh ventilation in the front and back to allow for maximum airflow. Look for the many features and benefits of the torsion, dynamic, and curve vests that make up our NEW MoveVent product line and accommodate all levels of paddling.
• Soft, lightweight flotation foam
• Solas grade reflective material for visibility
• Expandable zippered pocket with mesh drainage
• 200 denier nylon ripstop and nylon oxford
• Lash tab for small accessories
• Drying loop on back
• Attached whistle for safety
• Provides excellent mobility for recreational paddle sports (canoe, kayak, SUP)
• Ventilation in front and back to keep you cool
• Bubble foam on inner back for added comfort
• Expandable zippered pockets with mesh drainage
• Drying loop on back; attached whistle for safety

2, O’Brien Women’s Impulse Neo Life Vest

O’Brien Impulse Life Jacket
U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type III Life Jacket
The O’Brien Impulse is a comfortable, neo-syle life jacket that will have you loving your time on the water. The BioLite outer material is environmentally conscious, adds breathability for faster drying, makes it lighter and still provides exceptional comfort. Segmented panels and wide armholes maximize your range of motion, while the front zipper and two adjustable belts dial in that snug fit to keep you safe on the water.
• BioLite construction – Soft, lightweight, breathable and eco-conscious
• Front hinge and wide armholes for enhanced range of motion
• Zip closure with 2 adjustable belts for security
• PWC lanyard attachment ring
• U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type III Personal Floatation Device (PFD) (Approval # 160.064/4721/0, by U.S. Coast Guard, July 2015)
Find Your Size
It’s important to note that your ideal life jacket size may not be the same as your favorite t-shirt. Take the time to measure your chest circumference and use this sizing guide to find the O’Brien life jacket size that should work best for you.
Measure Your Chest
Use a tape measure to accurately determine your chest circumference. While keeping your arms down by your side, measure around your upper body, under your armpits and over the fullest part of your chest and shoulder blades.
• 1.5mm Neoprene outer for comfortable fit
• Zip closure and 2 belts for security
• Multiple hinge point on front & back
• Zippered Front Closure
• Coast Guard approved

3, O’Brien Men’s Biolite Traditional Life Jacket

O’Brien Men’s Traditional Life Jacket
U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type III Life Jacket
The O’Brien Traditional is a comfortable, neo-syle life jacket that will have you loving your time on the water. The BioLite construction adds breathability for faster drying and makes it lighter and more environmentally conscious than traditional neoprene, while still providing exceptional comfort. Segmented panels and the wide armholes minimize any hindrance in range of motion, while the front zipper and two adjustable belts dial in that snug fit to keep you safe on the water.
• BioLite construction – Neoprene alternative that is soft, lightweight, breathable and eco-conscious
• Front hinge and wide armholes for enhanced range of motion
• Zip closure with 2 adjustable belts for security
• PWC lanyard attachment ring
• Variety of color options
• U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type III Personal Floatation Device (PFD) (Approval # 160.064/4720/0, by U.S. Coast Guard, October 2016)
Find Your Size
It’s important to note that your ideal life jacket size may not be the same as your favorite t-shirt. Take the time to measure your chest circumference and use this sizing guide to find the O’Brien life jacket size that should work best for you.
Measure Your Chest
Use a tape measure to accurately determine your chest circumference. While keeping your arms down by your side, measure around your upper body, under your armpits and over the fullest part of your chest and shoulder blades.
• O’Brien Traditional Life Jacket, 2018
• O’Brien Men’s Traditional Vest
• Designed for Male Water Sports Enthusiast
• Comfort Fit and Functionality
• Hinge Front Design

4, Stearns Youth Boating Vest

Help keep children safe and comfortable on the water with the Stearns Youth Classic Series Life Vest. This youth life jacket has an open-sided design for extra breathability and more freedom while swimming and playing, and it comes with 3 adjustable 1-inch buckle straps for a secure fit. Featuring durable nylon construction and PE flotation foam, this life jacket is designed to stand up to steady use while boating, tubing, and swimming. This youth life jacket is US Coast Guard-approved and specially fitted for kids weighing between 50 and 90 pounds.
• US Coast Guard-approved youth life jacket
• Great for boating, tubing, and swimming
• Durable nylon construction with PE flotation foam
• Open-sided design and 3 adjustable buckles for secure fit and better movement
• Designed for kids weighing 50 to 90 pounds

5, O’Neill Men’s Superlite USCG Life Jacket

Minimal bulk design. Four safety buckle closures. Strategic armhole size. Mesh provides quick drainage. Overlock stitching and strong, hardy seams. Zipper safety tab. 100% polyester. Hand wash cold. Hang dry. Imported. If you’re not fully satisfied with your purchase, you are welcome to return any unworn and unwashed items with tags intact and original packaging included.
• USCG Approved Personal Flotation Device; Perfect For Wake Sports, Waterskiing, Tubing, And Swimming
• Minimal Bulk Design Allows Full Mobility
• Durable Coated Polyester Shell Creates A Strong Exterior
• Lightweight Polyethylene Foam Is Soft and Comfortable
• Our Most Relaxed Fitting Vest, For A Wide Variety Of Body Types

6, Stearns Adult Classic Series Vest

Enjoy a comfortable day on the boat in a Stearns Adult Classic Series Vest.  The US Coast Guard-approved PFD is designed with three adjustable chest belts that help make a day on the water a comfortable one.  With webbed 1-in. straps, a durable nylon shell and PE  foam inside, this life jacket is sure to be on the boat with you season after season. An all-purpose polyester vest for boating, tubing or swimming
• Sizing: Adult Universal is 30 Inches-52 Inches(76-132), Adult Oversized is 52 Inches-62 Inches(132-157)
• Nylon construction
• Three buckle design
• Size: oversize
• Oversized: chests 52-62 Inches
• Durable nylon
• Open-sided design
• 3-buckle boating vest
• Coast Guard approved

7, O’Neill Men’s Reactor USCG Life Vest

Fear, fact, react in the O’Neill® Reactor USCG Vest. Filter Tech Outer Envelope. Full zip-up front with dual seatbelt buckles. Closed Cell PVC Marine Foam keeps you afloat. Trendy brand graphics throughout. This vest is approved by the U.S. Coast Guard. Neoprene-bonded panels: 100% polyester.Mesh Panels: 100% polyester. Hand wash cold, drip dry. Imported. Measurements: Length: 23 in Product measurements were taken using size M (5’9″-5’11”, 150-170 lbs). Please note that measurements may vary by size. If you’re not fully satisfied with your purchase, you are welcome to return any unworn and unwashed items with tags intact and original packaging included.
• Mesh^Neoprene^Polyester
• Imported
• USCG Approved Personal Flotation Device; Perfect for Wake Sports, Waterskiing, Tubing, and Swimming
• Segmented Foam Core And Anatomical Flex Points Allow Unrestricted Movement
• Quick Release Safety Buckles And Heavy Duty Front Zipper Create an Unparalleled Sense of Security
• Minimal Bulk Design Allows Full Mobility, While Expansion Panels Enable a Comfortable Fit
• Relaxed Fit For The Water Sports Enthusiast Who Wants Some Room To Move

8, ONYX Adult Universal Type 2 USCG Approved Life Jacket

The U.S. Coast Guard approved Type II Life Vest is designed for inland water near shore, where chances of immediate rescue is likely. It is constructed of heavy-duty nylon, and brightly colored orange fabric for better visibility on the water. The vest is lightweight and easy to store, and has minimal bulk for improved comfort. The product is designed specifically to provide minimum buoyancy and will turn most unconscious persons face up in calm water situations. The adult universal keyhole fits adults 90 lbs. and over (30″-52″ chest)

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