Board Reviews

SLINGSHOT GLIDE 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Glide

The 2014 Glide with its hallmark boxy outline is built in the USA and exceeded all our tester's expectations for freeriding in moderate and extreme light wind conditions.
NOBILE XTR 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 NOBILE XTR

The 2014 XTR is a performance oriendted lightwind twin tip that testers found fun and lively with really good load and pop.
F-ONE NEXT 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 F-ONE Next LW

The 2014 Next LW features a fairly wide and rounded template which testers found lively and fun for a great balance between freestyle, freeride and light wind ability.
NORTH NUGGET 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 NORTH Nugget

The 2014 Nugget received high marks as light wind fun board that screamed up wind with tons of potential for strapless airs in flat water and ripping the surf.
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TKB LW Review: 2014 LITEWAVE Wing

The 2014 Wing came in the full carbon fiber layup and features pronounce parabolic side-cut which is unique for its narrower center and wider width at the tips.
CRAZYFLY CRUISER 2014 LIGHTWIND REVIEW

TKB LW Review: 2014 CRAZYFLY Cruiser

The 2014 CrazyFly Cruiser LW features a lightweight all-wood core and testers gave high praise for its excellent early planing and easy upwind ability.
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TKB Review: 2014 AIRUSH Apex

Testers praised the Airush Apex for its excellent upwind performance and good flex pattern for building impressive pop.
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TKB Review: 2014 AXIS NuSkool

Testers praised the Axis Nuskool for being lively with tons of pop, its forgiving landings and handling chop well.
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TKB Review: 2014 BEST Armada

With overall light weight, testers found the Armada handled chop very well remaining fun and lively with decent pop, forgiving in the landings with reported average upwind ability.
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TKB Review: 2014 CABRINHA Tronic

Testers gave high praise for the comfort of the Cabrinha H1 pads and straps as well as the Tronic's user friendly tracking through aggressive chop.
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TKB Review: 2014 F-ONE Trax

Testers were impressed with the F-One Trax’s ability to cut through chop with user friendly edging in La Ventana’s rough water.
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TKB Review: 2014 NORTH Jaime

Testers praised the 2014 Jaime for its solid pop in big airs and its ability to blaze upwind and handle chop extremely well.
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TKB Review: 2014 RRD Bliss

Testers found the RRD Bliss user friendly with good pop and recommended this board as a fun freeride twintip for riders of all levels.
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TKB Review: 2014 RRD Style Biax

We tested the Biax version of the RRD Style which uses prepregnated biaxial glass to achieve a lighter yet stronger freestyle oriented board.
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TKB Review: 2014 SLINGSHOT Misfit

Testers praised the Misfit for its ability to load up the wood core for impressive pop on huge boosting airs as well as the board’s fast feel and ability to rocket upwind.
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TKB Review: 2014 XENON LaLuz

Xenon's performance freestyle Twintip, LaLuz gets a new innovative construction for 2014 which makes it 15% lighter over last year's model!