2023 Yes. Optimistic Snowboard
A mid-wide waist width coupled with an aggressive sidecut and UnderBite sets you up for a turning experience like no other. Response, stability and edge hold on every snow condition. Floats better than anything this side of a 420. Enjoy the shorter swing weight by riding it a few cm’s shorter than your normal board and you will unlock this board’s true versatility.
CamRock – The response of camber with the floatability of rocker. Camber between your feet acts as a spring, keeping your contact points on the ground as you go in and out of turns and allowing you to keep that edge hold longer. Once compressed the camber will accentuate the rocker and lift the nose out more, allowing it to float.
Flex Rating – 8/10 (1=Soft,10=Stiff)
UnderBite – UnderBite edges re-distribute a rider’s weight in such a way that it enhances turning ease and edge hold. Creating divots inward at the binding area reduces and disrupts the surface area of the edge that has contact with the snow while the board is turning. This segmentation of the sidecut into 3 key zones focuses your body weight onto areas that initiate, hold and release turns.
Weightless Core – The Weightless Core strikes a critical balance between light weight and strength. Using a lower density species of Poplar in areas that are not as structured and Paulownia in the areas that are, Yes. was able to shave precious weight. This helps the board not only float, but "feel" floaty.
Sintered Spec – The raw material is pre-consumer recycled (meaning it never left the factory) sintered base material. The heating and extrusion process softens it slightly, but it's still much harder than true Extruded.
2 x 4 Insert Pack
Board Size Chart
|Effective Edge (mm)||1166||1188||1210||1246|
|Tip Width (mm)||307.5||314.7||319.4||319.3|
|Waist Width (mm)||256||262||266||268|
|Tail Width (mm)||301||308.2||312.9||313.2|
|Sidecut Radius (m)||6.25||6.35||6.5||7.2|
|Stance Range (in)||18.6 - 23.4||19.6 - 24.4||20.6 - 25.4||21.1 - 25.9|
|Stance Range (mm)||473 - 593||499 - 619||524 - 644||537 - 657|
|Rider Weight (lbs)||110 - 150||120 - 160||140 - 190||150 - 200|