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2008 Skimboards

Skimboarding is the latest water craze! Similar to surfing, this water sport is perfect for the beach or lake. We look at some of the hottest beginner boards out!

BZ 39 Wood

BZ 39 Wood The BZ 39 Wood is a solid choice for the younger and shorter skimmers. This board has the proper size and is made from top-quality maple wood. The graphics are sick too! Two-thirds of the board is made up of different art images, while the other third is just plain wood with a BZ logo. There is definitely an artistic and modern feel to it. The BZ 39 Woods is perfect for all you riders 5'5" and under. Retail - $60 US.

Morey Wood Skimmer 37in

Morey Wood Skimmer 37in The Morey Wood Skimmer 37in is designed for the beginning or intermediate skimmer. This sleek board features a multi-layered wood core with a high performance template. It also is equip with a rocker to help control speed and control and prevent "nose digging." This Morey board is also very attractive. the sweet multi-colored pattern has a chill tone to it. It grabs attention without being too flashy. This board is ideal for you skimmers who weight 80-120 pounds. Retail - $55 US.

Meyer Hybrid 40s 1201

Meyer Hybrid 40s 1201 The Meyer Hybrid 40s 1201 is a combination of high grade wood for a rock hard deck. The EPS Foam inside[/KWLINK] is for great floatation, and marine polymer epoxy for undingable rails. In other words this board is strong and durable! It can accommodate riders 90-140 pounds. On the looks side, this board is somewhat plain. There is a roots-like pattern on the middle of the board, but nothing too fancy. But you do get your choice of six different colors. Retail - $80 US.

77 Bonsai Skate

77 Bonsai Skate The 77 Bonsai Skate is a breath of fresh air. The board has a unique shape that not only looks good but is possibly the board shape of the future. This 77 board features a continuous rocker and long straight side rails making it highly maneuverable whether you are: in the water, on a rail, on a box or spinning through the air. The Bonsai Skate can also accommodate any size. The art on this board is unmatched. The green, white and brown combo with the bonsai tree in the background gives this a South Pacific feel. It is a very clean board with plenty of character. But if you want the best, you are going to have to pay for it. Retail - $140 US.



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