Franco Women’s Swallow Tail 150 SNOWBOARD REVIEW 2016
TESTER: Sarah Steinwand
BOARD: Franco Women’s Swallow Tail 150
OVERALL IMPRESSION FROM 1 TO 10: 9
OVERALL COMMENTS: Super responsive, great sidecut, easy turn initiation. I can only imagine how it would perform in powder!
RATE THE SHAPE FROM 1 TO 5: 5
SHAPE COMMENT: Franco seems to be the only company making a women’s specific swallowtail. Love the narrow waist width. LOVE IT!
RATE THE FLEX FROM 1 TO 5: 4
FLEX COMMENT: Stiff but still forgiving on inconsistent snow conditions.
RATE STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: 4
STABILITY THROUGH TURNS: Very powerful board. Stable even with such a short tail.
RATE THE GRAPHICS FROM 1 TO 5: 4
GRAPHICS COMMENT: Graphics are very simple. Might be nice to add something to the base of the board. It is currently solid black.
RATE THE POP/ PLAYFULNESS FROM 1 TO 5: 4
COMMENT ON PLAYFULNESS: Even though a swallow tail design, it still has great pop.
RATE FLOAT IN POW IF AVAILABLE FROM 1 TO 5: 5
COMMENT ON FLOAT IN POW: I am sure it floats like a dream!