Please ensure you fully understand your SUP board prior to using for the first time.
its imperative that you read and fully understand the booklet with your board especially the following 5 points that are all clearly outlined in the instruction booklet or online
1- valve occasionally this can leak slightly , you have a tool with your repair kit to tighten this up
2- inflation, please read the booklet for your model as models differ for there ideal PSI , over inflating does not aid performance , only exerts more energy in pumping up to higher than recommended pressures
3 - paddle, ensure this is adjusted and used correctly for your height
4- leash, always to be used a) to stop losing your board but mainly to prevent injury to others
5- always respect people around, and your environment