Courtesy of UAINA, Côte Basque-Adour, France.

Matthieu Sanchez, a lifeguard in France, created a rescue buoy for lifeguards and for ocean swimmers with two of his lifesaving friends, Loic Vidal and Sylvain Prévautel.

The U Float bouées de sauvetage is, in our mind, the best system to protect yourself and others when you’re swimming. It floats and easy to use. You can visit our Facebook page here.”

For more information, contact Matthieu Sanchez at [email protected].

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