KW Head Tester Chris Bull talks tech on a selection of the hottest 2019 freeride / freestyle boards on the market that we tested in Cape Town
Boards included: The Duotone Select, CrazyFly Raptor, Airush Apex, F-One Trax, Airush Switch, RRD Placebo and Ocean Rodeo Smoothy
In Kiteworld Issue #98 we reviewed 25 pieces of the latest and greatest 2019 gear. In this video series, which was shot during our test team’s Cape Town Winter Test Trip, Bully talks us through some of the key models picked out from this season!
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Airush Apex 2019 138 x 42cm
Find out what he thought of Airush’s high-end freeride / freestyle hybrid.
CrazyFly Raptor 2019 137 x 41cm
The second board in this video series is the CrazyFly Raptor, a performance ready and well crafted ride that’s built in Europe!
Duotone Select 2019
Duotone’s deluxe all-terrain freeride board is ultra-smooth. We had our hands on the carbon ‘textreme’ version. Here’s how it performed..
F-One Trax Lite & Carbon
A true all-rounder with one of the most beautiful rails in the business!
Airush Switch 2019 138 x 42cm
Few boards have remained as current for so long! Here’s Bully’s take on Airush’s super-accessible freeride stick.
RRD Placebo V7 139 x 42cm
Ocean Rodeo Smoothy 139 & 130cm
Set-up for all-day riding comfort, you’ll enjoy the feel of epic powder-carves and easy control with the Smoothy.