Hightide Hippy Slasher 149 SNOWBOARD REVIEW 2016
TESTER: Jeremy Jensen
BOARD: Hightide Hippy Slasher 149
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 10: 10
OVERALL COMMENTS: Absolutely love this board.
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 5: 5
SHAPE COMMENT: Floats amazingly well in powder for its’ length. Wide waist and low profile nose and tail. The subtleties in the shape are beautiful. This board called out to me at first glance.. love at first site I guess.
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 5: 5
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: 4
STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: This board rails really nice, especially for it’s width. Forward and backward riding feels solid on the groomers and amazing in the pow.
RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 5: 5
GRAPHICS COMMENT: Great aesthetic and nice pallet. Simple and clean.
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 5: 5
COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: SO MUCH FUN. So incredibly playful having a short board that rides pow like a 160. Breathed new life into my stoke for snowboarding.
RATE FLOAT IN POW IF AVAILABLE FROM 1 TO 5: 5
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: Floats amazingly well.