Cardiff powgoda 152 Snowboard Review 2019-2020
TESTER: tom frampton
BOARD: Cardiff powgoda 152
TEST YEAR: 2019 SHAPERSUMMIT SNOWBOARD REVIEWS
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 7: 6
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: shape and finish, stability
WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT THIS BOARD?: stable on everything, top 3 out of the boards ive ridden so far.
OVERALL COMMENTS: i want a board the can do it all. a lot of the stuff ive been riding seems to go one way or the other. good here not so good there. This performed everywhere I took it. I need that.
BOARD STYLE: POWDER BOARD FREERIDE BOARD POWSURF BOARD
CONDITIONS TESTED IN: HARDPACK ICE POWDER
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 7: 6
SHAPE COMMENT: AT THING OF BEAUTY
ADDITIONAL SHAPE COMMENTS: straight foward, shaped the way it needs to be. I’m getting tired of the silly shapes. I just want a snowboard.
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 7: 6
FLEX COMMENT: JUST RIGHT
ADDITIONAL FLEX COMMENT: Medium stiff
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS FROM 1 TO 7: 6
STABILITY COMMENT: PRETTY GOOD
ADDITIONAL STABILITY COMMENTS: I could ride whatever I wanted at high speed.
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 7: 5
COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: PRETTY DARN FUN
ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: I wouldnt say this board is poppy to the moon but you can put it where you want it. Playful more in the pow for me.
RATE FLOAT IN POW FROM 1 TO 7: 6
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: EASY TO STAY UP
ADDITIONAL COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: stands up, no need to try to keep the nose up.
RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 7: 6
GRAPHICS COMMENT: AESTHETIC AND INSPIRING
ADDITIONAL GRAPHICS COMMENTS: beautiful finsih