A deep concave running over the full length of the bottom transforming into a single channel at the tail creates a highly efficient water flow. An even deeper concave in the nose, combined with some extra kick provide comfortable control in big waves. All these concaves combined smooth out most of the chop.
The straighter outline is inspired on the current trend to go short and blunt. Typical for these shapes is the great upwind capabilities, combined with playfulness, stability for strapless and striking agility around the turns.
Nowadays surfboards are used more and more on those flat days: the new shapes and their better swing weight work really well for that discipline.
We’ve complimented The Root’s freestyle genes with a grab rail on both sides from front to back.
Building a surfboard means layering fibres with epoxy resin, by coloring this epoxy the deep blue resin-tint is created. During the curing process the resin flows and creates a watercolor like effect unique for every board, connecting the curvatures.
– The Root comes mounted with a full deckpad that has an under foot arch for great positioning.
– A set of 5x glass honeycomb-bamboo fins to surf The Root either thruster or quad comes standard. Having both options means choosing between a thruster setup for those perfect days where you can turn with great fury or having fun on the quad when the waves are a little low and lazy.