The Ultimate Beginner Handboard

The perfect handboard for beginners. So simple to master, it doesn't matter what age or skill level you are, you will have the time of your life.

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starting at $169.99

The Perfect Choice

We guarantee our handboards to last. Designed to perform better and get you more wave time no matter your ability, it practically does all the work for you and look like a pro doing it.

Learn why the wedge is great for complete newbies and beginners


trusted by lifeguards

"Slyde is the Ferrari of the handboarding industry - When Slyding down the face of wave with the wedge it's reminiscent of using a slip'n slide growing up, but much more of a kick"

-Steven Brennan, Lifeguard: Rockaway Beach, NY

The shark tank Phenom

Slyde and The wedge were featured on ABC'S Shark Tank and are now proud partners with Ashton Kutcher and Mark Cuban

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At Slyde we believe in building a diverse, all inclusive community that inspires you to live the life you want to live. We believe in trying new things and pushing our boundaries. We believe in adventure and choosing the road less traveled. We believe in designing innovative and beautiful products that allow you to achieve the unachievable.

100% satisfaction or your money back

Our customer service is world renowned. if you don't absolutely love it after you have tried it return it. We also offer FREE and Worldwide shipping.

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    Technically advanced

    The most technically advanced handboard in the world. Built to last and made for fun

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    keep safe with the Inserted leash attachment

    The only handboard to have a leash plug attachment as standard on every board. Great for safety and will make sure you won't loose your board.

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    World famous Adjustable strap

    We are known for our comfy and strong straps and the extra safe process we insert them the strap is designed to adjust to fit any hand size and has added padding for comfort.

Other customers that love the wedge

See other customers like you who are in love with handboarding and the wedge.


See what the pro riders are saying about the wedge.

  • Mike baker - New Zealand

    You catch more waves so you have more fun, even when the conditions are small and mediocre! When you progress, you get way more barrel time! :)

  • Chris Schmidt - South Africa

    1:less equipment to carry around in and out of the water 2:getting shacked easily 3:even on a small days when everyone's bitching about the no surf your still frothing.

  • Grant Jaques - Australia

    You can surf pretty much any wave regardless of size and love it.

  • Willy Cole - East Coast

    1. It comes naturally, makes the learning curve for wave riding very easy. 2. Have fun on any size wave. 3. Easiest way to get a barrel and learn to surf.

Reviews you can trust

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Where can I buy Slyde in stores

It's Easy, go check out this link here place your zip code in and "voila" like magic it appears, the closest store that stocks slyde gear

How do I become a rider

You have to be dedicated and good, or just an awesome person. If you think you have what it takes check out this link to start social media-ing the heck out of your slyde sessions


Absolutely, we stand behind our products 100%, if you not satisfied return it within 15 days, no questions asked.>


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