2014 Surftech Bark Competitor Standup Paddle Board
The Bark 12'6" Competitor is a specialized competition board has quickly become a paddler favorite for all disciplines such as training, touring, course racing and downwind runs.The displacement entry into a planing hull provides the efficiency needed for sprint paddling in all wind and water conditions. The Competitor is the category defining standard for a 12'6" (stock) race SUP. It's incredible amount of success in the SUP racing world has established it as the legitimate force in the paddling world as the board to judge all other boards by.
The Bark Competitor is offered only in SurfTech's premier lightweight and strong Pro Elite construction with partial carbon fiber. This material and construction technique produces the optimal balance between weight and durability. This beautiful stand up paddle board is a high performance and extremely attractive racing and touring board. The Competitor is an excellent choice for anyone looking for the ultimate SUP. It is very fast, lightweight and stable.
SURFTECH PRO-ELITE CONSTRUCTION:
Competitive SUP racers demand the lightest, highest-performance boards of all - that's why Surftech created the Pro-Elite series. Surftech's Pro-Elite series has more first-place finishes than any other SUP's on the market today. This ultra-light-weight construction utilizes high-strength-to-weight materials like biaxial/carbon and high density sheet foam over the lightest foam core available.
12'6" x 29" x 6.5"
Volume - 192.2 ltrs
*features recyclable, water-tight Fused-Cell Core.
- Surftech Pro-Elite construction for ultra-lightweight, stiff & durable race performance
- Streamlined design literally slices through the water for maximum speed & paddling efficiency
- Domed front deck sheds water quickly
- Integrated carry handle
Touring paddle boards are designed for fun and stability while gliding long distances across open water
Race paddleboards are specifically designed for maximum speed/distance per stroke and first place finishes
"We've had some boards that are 99%, but we're not gonna settle for that. Our whole goal is to build the perfect board..." ~Joe Bark