16/17 Ride Rapture
Since you may be dabbling into the park for your first time or linking your turns and looking to start riding switch down the groomers you will love the catch-free LowRize™ Rocker profile of the Rapture. This is the solid choice for your first the Ride Rapture Snowboard will match your riding as you progress rapidly.
ROCKER TYPE: Twin Rocker – This twin shape has minimal rocker featuring a long, stable flat zone that extends well beyond the inserts into the tip and tail.
FLEX: Flex Rating: 2 (1 Soft – 10 Stiff) – Soft flex tuned for beginner-intermediate riders to nail their first carves until they’re buttering down the mountain. Also provides a playful feel in the park.
SHAPE: Thin Con – All RIDE Boards feature Thin Construction with tapered tips and tails, reduced swing weight, enhanced tip flex, and improved durability.
CORE: Foundation™ Core – Tip-to-Tail Aspen wood core with proven durability that retains pop and flex.
LAMINATES: Biaxial Glass – 90˚ and 0˚ angles, fun and forgiving.
SIDEWALLS: Slimewalls® – RIDE’s exclusive Slimewalls® are forgiving and ductile, absorbing impacts rather than defending against them. Just like your skate wheels, the urethane in Slimewalls® smoothes the interaction with the snow, wood or metal surfaces you may ride on. On top of all that, these babies are virtually indestructible, the most durable sidewalls in snowboarding.
BASE: Fusion 1500™ Base – The industry standard extruded base material. Good wax absorption and easy to repair.
EDGES: Standard Rockwell 48C Edges
TOPSHEET: Standard Topsheet – Durable tops with graphics only RIDE can bring you.