GNU Essential 2024 - Men's Snowboard

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Size: 153cm
Sale price$349.99 Regular price$499.99
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2024 GNU Essential Snowboard

Snowboarding is essential for winter time smile production…this easy riding resort ripper is equally at home carving up groomers under the chair, blasting pow stashes, side hits or hitting sculpted park fantasy features. A long lasting, poppy, eco friendly construction and built in our most versatile carvy, floaty, catch-free C2 Hybrid contour. Magne-Traction® guarantees effortless edgehold. A portion of the proceeds from every Essential sold goes to help our friends @theserviceboard on their mission to mentor teens to conquer personal and cultural challenges through public service and outdoor adventure like snowboarding.

Camber Profile

C2E Technology – Mild rocker between your feet with camber toward the tip and tais means full contact and control in all conditions so you can float, rip, and jib with precision and confidence.

2024 GNU Essential Snowboard Camber Profile

Flex Rating – Medium


Directional Twin


G2 Eco Core | Aspen / Paulownia II – Sustainably harvested, light, strong and poppy.


Tri-Ax / Bi-Ax – Fiberglass reinforcement for strength and pop.


UHMW – UHMW sidewalls are super tough and environmentally friendly.


Eco-Sublimated Co-Ex Base – Fast, tough and easy to maintain


Magne-Traction® – Unreal edge hold; 7 strategically located and sized edge serrations provide unreal edge hold and control in all conditions.


Eco-Sublimated Poly Top – Tough and environmentally friendly.

Binding Compatibility

2 x 4 Insert Pattern

Size (cm) 153 155 157 158W 159 160W
Effective Edge (mm) 1120 1140 1150 1170 1170 1190
Tip Width (mm) 293 295 298 308 300 310
Waist Width (mm) 252 253 255 265 257 267
Tail Width (mm) 293 295 298 308 300 310
Sidecut Radius (m) 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2
Stance Setback (in) 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Stance Range (in) 20.25-25 20.25-25 20.25-25 20.25-25 20.25-25 20.25-25

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