PLANCHEMAG SPECIAL TESTS 2017
RAPID 6.7 2017 / Has pure slalom genes
ON THE WATER
Power is diffused gradually in light winds and it takes a good squall before this typical race profile comes alive. It doesn't do so well planing in small waves. It doesn't give you the best support under the back hand, it is less lively. But once it gets moving you'll fully appreciate its stability and raction at the front. You can stay well planted at the back. while being pulled forward... (complete test report available on planchemag.fr)
+ Bargain price, easy to adjust, glides windward and crosswind, stability, control.
- Less impressive in low wind conditions.