26 Reasons you will want to try Handboarding

October 22, 2014 3 min read

 26 reasons you will want to try handboarding

  1. Family

    “Slyde Handboards are fun for the whole family! With a universal design, anyone can strap in and play in the waves.”
  2. Parents  

    “Slyde Handboards provide a safe, fun way for everyone to enjoy the water. The light weight, careful design allows anyone to ride a great wave!”
  3. Mom

    “Slyde Handboards reinstate your love for the water. The best way for anyone to have fun in the sun!”
  4. Dad

    “Slyde Handboards are the perfect way to feel like a kid again. The prime weapon to get you back in the water and having fun!”
  5. Health

    “Slyde Handboards simply help you move! Paddle, swim, dive and play with the board that puts you into action.”
  6. Fitness

    “Slyde Handboards just brought working out to a whole new level. Paddle, swim, dive and feel good while having fun!”
  7. Photography

    “Slyde Handboards lets you capture all the action right at your fingertips. The GoPro mount puts you in the spotlight each time you ride.”
  8. Videography

    “Slyde Handboards just made it easier to capture the angle. The built in GoPro mount puts the action right at your fingertips!”
  9. Sports

    “Slyde Handboards take bodysurfing to a whole new level. Maximize speed and distance as you cruise through the barrel!”
  10. Action Sports

    “Slyde Handboards is the new generation of bodysurfing. Increased lift, propulsive force, maximum acceleration – what else could you need?”
  11. Watersports

    “Slyde Handboards take bodysurfing to a whole new level. Maximize speed and distance as you cruise through the barrel!”
  12. Product Design

    “Slyde Handboards are the essence of design, guaranteeing an authentic ride, every ride.”
  13. Innovation

    “Slyde Handboards brings bodysurfing to a new generation. A sleek design carefully crafted to optimize every ride!”
  14. Technology

    “Slyde Handboards are hand crafted weapons of anti-boredom. From the double swallow tail to the GoPro mount, the careful detail puts the power to ride in your hands.”
  15. Travel

    “Slyde Handboards’ light design allows you to bring the action with you where ever you go. Don’t just travel smart, travel light.”
  16. Vacation

    “Slyde Handboards helps you go on an adventure no matter where you are! The fun way to enjoy any wave you see.”
  17. Staycation

    “Slyde Handboards are the perfect way to enjoy where you are. Strap in, dive in, and ride fast!”
  18. Daycation

    “Slyde Handboards gets you into the water and enjoying the waves. A new adventure every time you play in the sun!”
  19. Art

    “Slyde Handboards just took creativity to another level. Design a custom board, or choose from our designs – either way, your board will be looking great for the perfect wave!”
  20. Holiday

    “Slyde Handboards are the best way to enjoy the holiday. Ride fast while you have fun in the water and relax in the sun!”
  21. Event

    (Slyde Fest/International Surfing Day) “Slyde Handboards will turn heads no matter where you are. An auxiliary weapon of anti-boredom!”
  22. Kids

    “Slyde Handboards are the best way to stay cool this summer! Getting in the water and hitting the surf has never been more fun.”
  23. Groms

    “Slyde Handboards are the key to unlocking the best surf! Get the best ride, every time.”
  24. Outdoors

    “Slyde Handboards get you off the couch and in the water. An auxiliary weapon of anti-boredom!”
  25. Products

    “Slyde Handboards just took bodysurfing to a whole new level. With a brand new generation of boards, you can take your pick from our handcrafted quiver!”
  26. Gifts

    “Slyde Handboards are the perfect gift for every sunburnt lover of fun. A water toy designed for anyone to use!”

And, if you could'nt find a reason above check out the riders shredding on Their Slyde Handboards from California to Australia and just about everywhere in between!

Taylor Char shredding at Sandy's Beach Hawaii 

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Augie Cunningham in Orange County


Daniel Carr On the east coast of Australia 


Jake Keville in San Diego 


Stanton Baker in Australia 


Brent Cooper at the wedge 

steven watts
steven watts

Growing up in South Africa, Steve spent his youth dreaming of far off places. After spending eight years extensively traveling to many of the great surf destinations of the world getting dengue fever, having a near death experience from a falling coconut in mexico, Surviving a 15 foot drop on a handboard on a Nias bomb, jumping from every rock he could find without adequate health insurance. and comprehensively debunking the myth there are no waves in Thailand, even if they are small. He decided it was time for a a degree. Steve Graduated from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London with a degree in product design. He missed his graduation to go surfing in Californian, found a kindred spirit with Venice and never left