Furberg Freeride 160 Snowboard Review 2018-2019
TESTER: John Reed
BOARD: Furberg Freeride 160
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 7: 5
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: The unique straight sidecut was fun on groomed snow, absolutely glued you to the snow.
WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: The unique sidecut was limiting everywhere else.
OVERALL COMMENTS: This board is fun but really couldn’t be a daily driver for me. I like long sidecuts but some turn initiation and finish is necessary.
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 7: OK
SHAPE COMMENT: FUN TO LOOK AT
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RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 7: 6
FLEX COMMENT: JUST RIGHT
ADDITIONAL FLEX COMMENT: Great for going fast.
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS FROM 1 TO 7: RADICAL
STABILITY COMMENT: ROCK SOLID- AS GOOD AS IT GETS
ADDITIONAL STABILITY COMMENTS: One-trick?
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 7: 5
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ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: Need a radius to feel comfortable popping around.
RATE FLOAT IN POW FROM 1 TO 7: OK
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: OK
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RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 7: OK
GRAPHICS COMMENT: OK
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