Andy’s rating: (4.7 / 5)
While the Soft Top SUP from Isle can be used by paddle boarders of any experience level, the board is specially designed to make SUP riding easier for beginners. In addition, its high quality construction, superb stability, and surfing capabilities make it a fun choice for paddle boarders looking for a versatile and reliable SUP. With the Soft Top, Isle has succeeded in creating a preeminently usable board that will exceed expectations.
The Soft Top is designed to be easier for beginning paddle boarders to handle. In addition, it is built to be sturdy and to withstand surf and choppy waters. These qualities are quickly apparent when you take the board out on the water, but you can also get an idea of its capabilities through its specs. Following are a few of its most important features.
• Thickness: 5 in.
• Deck: Non-slip
• Fins: 1
• Dimensions: 10ft. 8in. X 31in. X 5in.
• Sides: Soft-sided rails
• Accessories: Aluminum paddle, leash, center fin
• Weight: About 27 pounds
• Max rider weight: 275lb.
The Soft Top SUP from Isle provides riders with a stable, reliable, and versatile paddle board experience. Many of its features take the beginning paddle boarder into consideration, making it an excellent board on which to learn the sport of paddle boarding. For instance, the board is designed to be extra stable in the water. It achieves this stability with its slightly wider and thicker design. In addition, the paddle board maintains its stability, even in surf, through the use of tri wooden stringers. These supportive elements are placed inside the board in order to improve its rigidity and prevent bending or buckling that could destabilize the board or cause it to take on water while it is being ridden. The Soft Top’s stability means that it can handle up to 275 pounds of rider weight, and it receives praise from reviewers for its ability to remain upright and firm in the water.
In addition to stability, the Soft Top paddle board offers beginners safety features that make it easier for them to stay on the board and less likely to fall off, even during their first forays into the water. For instance, the deck pad is made of non-slip material that keeps riders’ feet planted firmly on the board. In addition, it comes with soft rails that offer greater support for beginner riders who may lose their balance occasionally on the board. These features make it easier to learn paddle boarding for beginners and allows even children to enjoy being out on the water with the paddle board. Reviewers note that even beginners and children find the Soft Top to be easy to use and to learn.
Another desirable feature included in the Soft Top paddle board is an ability to handle surf. For instance, the tri wooden stringers within the body of the board make it easier for the board to handle the surf. Its shape and length are also designed to maximize performance in the surf. Reviewers report that the Soft Top exceeds expectations in this area by proving itself stable and responsive in a number of different water conditions. The result is a board that is stable and easy to use regardless of whether the water is flat or choppy, making it even more fun and easier to use.
Finally, the Soft Top paddle board comes with a number of accessories that make it more convenient to use. For instance, it comes with an aluminum paddle and paddle guard so you do not have to spend time or money purchasing them before you can get out on the water. In addition, it comes with a center fin which receives praise from reviewers for its stability. The result is a board that is ready to go out on the water and provide hours of enjoyment for riders of any experience level.
Learning how to use a paddle board does not have to be a nerve wracking experience. With the Soft Top paddle board from Isle, you can enjoy stability and ease of use that makes getting started in paddle boarding easier than ever before. The result is a truly enjoyable paddle board.