The perfect blend of stability, lightness and speed makes the Keeper an awesome all around board. Ample volume provides greater stability for cruising, and fitness yoga. A classic longboard shape with tapered rails, also makes it super fun to surf. This is the board that you will always want to keep in your quiver.
9’6″ x 30″ x 4.25″ | Weight: 23 lbs | 141 L | Rocker: Medium | Tail: FISH | CONCAVE: Single to Double | Rail: Round
The Fiber Fiber construction provides the perfect balance of aesthetic and durability. To improve the strength of our boards, all rigid models have the rails, nose and tail reinforced. While most boards screenprint or “paint” the graphics onto the board, the Fiber Fiber construction digitally embeds the design into a layer of fiberglass beneath the top layer of UV protective clear coat. This method allows us to create unique, complex designs and provide enhanced UV protection to keep your board’s colors vivid.
The Captain Handle is designed with a deep groove allowing you to carry your board with comfort and control. This handle makes it easy to lift & rack your board overhead with a tight, firm grip. A good handle is necessary to help you safely direct your board over rocks and through heavy winds when transporting to and from your paddle session.
Regardless of how you intend to use your board whether it be for cruising, surfing, or yoga, it’s important that you have a traction pad that keeps you in control of the board at all times. The Diamondback Traction Pad has angled, diamond-shaped channels that help water whisk off the deckpad and provide a firm, yet comfortable grip.
The 9’6″ Thirsty Paddleboard comes with a 4 + 1 Futures Fin Set-up. This allows a rider the option of a Single Fin, Thruster (3 fins), or Quad (4 fins) configuration. The Quad or 4 fin set-up is what you typically find in a performance surfboard and provides awesome speed, by removing the drag created from a center fin. When surfing you’ll find that the 9’6 Thirsty is has a firm hold