Stand up paddle boarding in Swansea & Gower
Tel : 01792 446511

Drops 8’11 review from Michael

A simple review from Michael of scotland of  a 8’11 vulcan and SUPGower customer

Hi Matt
 
Its been a while since we spoke but agreed to give you feedback on my 8’11 Vulcan board. Loving it; it is the closest to a shortboard experience I have had and, in my view, is more lively and than any of the C4s I tried in the Canaries. It pivots on a dime and I have not yet experienced a problem with the standard quad fins. If I spin out its because I’m having too much fun and pushing it. Don’t truly get much over 8ft on a good day in my neck of the woods often so the Vulcan is a perfect fit. Chop is a challenge but still fun – normally I know within 5 mins if its time to get the Greedy off the roof.
 
The biggest mistake I made early on was to keep the Vulcan 8’11 for glassy and/or big days. The front rocker just needs a tap with the foot and its off….even in tiddler waves.
 

Drops 8'11

Suspect you know all this but the Vulcan is now attracting interest from a few lads who won’t SUP till they are OAP’s – I’ll let them know where you are.

Please follow and like us:
0

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest Posts

  • SUP Yoga
    SUP Yoga
    Easter Sunday Sup Yoga Paddle at Three CliffsSunday, April 21, 8.30am-11.30am Join Sup...
  • SUP Season 2019
    SUP Season 2019
    So we’ve been busy planning the session for the forthcoming 2019 spring and...
  • lOKAHI SUP Boards
    lOKAHI SUP Boards
    Lokahi are a French paddleboard brand of isup , hard boards and paddles...
  • Discover Swansea bay by Night in Mumbles
    Discover Swansea bay by Night in Mumbles
    Based from Mumbles – We meet on the slipway next to Verdis cafe...

Address

The SUP HUT - SA1 4NH
Mumbles Trailer - SA34EE
Langland - SA3 4SQ
Three Cliffs - SA3 2EH
Phone: 01792 446511
Booking Website: https://www.supgower.com
Email: [email protected]

About Sup Gower

Here at SUP Gower We offer SUP Lessons, Hire & Clinics. Our showroom is stocked with boards, paddles, and all the gear you need to get on the water. Starboard, Fanatic, Jp Australia, Naish, Red Paddle Co, NSP , BIC & much more.
Call us on 01792 446511 to discuss your paddle or board requirements.

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)