The Skate Banana’s revolutionary, award winning "Banana Tech" rocker/camber contour re-defined modern snowboarding. This fun easy to ride, high performance dream stick rips hardpack, carves ice, jibs and oats effortlessly in powder. The perfect board to progress on whether you are just getting started or a pro stacking clips.
Sweetin BOARD ART BY: Austen Sweetin (@austensweetin)
“My Rig inspired the photographic collage on this years Skate Banana because just like a good rig, it will take you on a lot of adventures. Whether you’re chasing pow, ripping mogul fields, carving groomers, chucking off booters, jibbin’ some steal, ducking ropes or just doing whatever it is you like to do on the slopes, this will be the rig for you.” ~Austen Sweetin
Original Banana – Revolutionary all terrain freestyle banana blend that carves the hardpack, rips the pow, and jibs everything. Rocker between your feet with flat to mild camber to contact points. Mild tip pressure for unreal float and jibbing, solid pressure between your feet for easy turning and great ice edge hold. Original Banana is the best contour to learn and progress on.
Medium Flex – The most versatile flex because it is equally responsive and friendly giving riders peak performance all over the mountain.
Original Power (OP) Construction – 75% Aspen / 25% Paulownia – Light. Environmentally nice. Strong.
Triaxial / Biaxial Fiberglass
Birch Internal Sidewalls
UHMW Sintered Sidewalls
UHMW Tip / Tail Impact Deflection
Eco Sublimated TNT – Fast & low maintenance.
Magne-Traction® – Strategically located edge serrations provide unreal edge hold and control in all conditions. Turns ice into powder.
Eco Sublimated Poly Top
Art by Austin Sweetin
2 x 4 Inserts
|Effective Edge (mm)||1140||1140||1150||1170||1170||1200||1200||1230|
|Tip Width (mm)||289||299||290||295||305||297||307||310|
|Waist Width (mm)||252||261||253||255||265||255||265||265|
|Tail Width (mm)||289||299||290||295||305||297||307||310|
|Sidecut Radius (m)||8.2||8.2||8.2||8.3||8.3||8.4||8.4||8.4|
|Stance Setback (in)||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Stance Setback (mm)||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Stance Range (in)||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25||20.25 - 25|