This PFD from Stohlquist is a great fit for every day pleasure paddling. The raised back flotation makes it compatible with more sit on top kayak seat backs. The one size fits all sizing makes it versatile for every member of the family and the open sides give you lots of room to breath. Type III PFD with sea level buoyancy of 16 lbs. 12 oz. Great for recreational paddling for the entire family.