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Firewire LFT Go Fish surfboard 5ft 3 Futures - White
The Go Fish has a familiar outline with a nice wide area under the front foot and a pretty flat rocker, the tail is a little narrower in comparison to a tradtional keel fish, but Rob's bottom contours are way out there!
Slipped under the arm the Go Fish feels like it's going to be fun, a wave catcher no question but an unknown quantity with the radical concave/channels that define the board. Any concerns over the boards ability have been put-to-bed with the release of the addictive Hurley edit of Rob carving his way through some head-high glass and pulling off a snappy top-turn normally only acheivable on a modern HPSB with three fins!
The Go Fish won't replace your regular shortboard, it probably won't make your groveller redundant, but it will definately add another dimension to your quiver. Rob describes new "on wave" sensations, "it becomes more of this new feeling. This new excitement. And you’re just like woah, I can’t do what I did on my thruster, but I can do this. And it changes your line, your approach, the feel… You kind of dance around with… well… How far can I push it?"
Linear Flex Technology (LFT) replaces the Rapidfire internal carbon rods with an 18mm wide composite Springer HD Suspension System that runs from nose to tail and includes a top-deck sheet to improve compression resistance. This high density insert creates additional strength through the centre with increased flex through the tail. The EPS top sheet buffer above the HD Springer allows for some compression but without the raised ridge and cracking that can occur with traditional wooden stringer surfboards. LFT delivers plenty of 'TWANG' in and out of your turns and creates the fast-twitch flex response that gives the surfer the feedback and return desired. LFT at last brings the perfect blend of a brand-new traditional PU 'board feel' with the added durability of modern sandwich construction.
Firewire surfboards are more durable than other surfboard manufacturing processes, and for 90% of surfers they will improve your surfing. Firewire is pushing the limits of applying new technology and innovation to surfboard design and always has an eye on the environmental impact of what they do, they truly are different to the other board companies out there. Firewire have come a long way since the early boards and the range of shapes and tech just gets better and better. A big chunk of the surfboards in the range are perfectly suited to the waves that 90% of us surf on a regular basis so if you haven't already give them a try. The staff here have surfed pretty much every board in the Firewire range at some time or another and we speak to surfers from all over the world and get their feedback on how the boards perform in all sorts of conditions so we're well placed to talk about all aspects of Firewire surfboards.
We're happy to consider trading in your old board against a new Firewire, so If you have any questions about this we'd be delighted to answer them and advise on any potential board choices or enquiries you might have, just drop us an email to email@example.com or call us on 0044 (0) 1243 674250. And don't forget we offer interest free finance on all new premium surfboards!
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