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HOW TO FIT A SUP LEASH

ERS LEASH INSTRUCTIONS


ERS leashes are built for strength, function, and comfort, with extra-plush cuffs that have enough adjustment range to be worn on the calf or ankle, a choice of three cord configurations, and a strong and secure board attachment system. This guide will show you how to attach the end of the leash to your board and options for wearing the cuff on your leg.

 
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INSTRUCTIONS


ERS SUP leashes are designed to be worn comfortably around the ankle or calf and come in several cord configurations for different paddling environments and board lengths. In general, coiled leashes are preferred for flat water, straight leashes are preferred for surfing, and hybrid straight/coiled cords are appropriate for usage on any type of water.

SECURE VELCRO STRAP TO D-RING

Attach the strap at the end of the leash to the D-Ring at the tail of your board. Separate each of the three velcro closures, push one side of the strap through the D-Ring, then rejoin each of the velcro closures in sequence. When properly attached, it will look like the photo above.

WRAP CUFF AROUND ANKLE OR CALF

Secure the velcro padded cuff anywhere from your ankle to just below your knee, with the cord extending back toward the tail of the board.

RINSE AND DRY AFTER USE

For long lasting perfromance, rinse your leash with fresh water after use and allow to dry before storing.

DO NOT USE ON MOVING RIVERS

On moving rivers, always use a leash that attaches at waist level with a quick release mechanism to be used in case of entrapment. At this point in time ERS does not manufacture a commercially available quick release leash but we are happy to make recommendations or provide instructions to skiller paddlers who understand the dangers, risks, and recommended precautions involved in this area of the sport.