The 2017 Starboard Inflatable 12'6″ x 26″ Racer is a highly popular 12’6″ travel ready racing SUP design with excellent glide and good stability for riders up to 90 kg.
Now featuring the 2017 double layer fusion heat lamination and glue-less deluxe construction for improved stiffness and light weight. The innovative Rail Edge helps the water release off the board’s tail for optimal glide and speed. The Rail Edge is still folded easily when deflating.
Includes FREE lightweight Starboard leash, and 2 YEAR warrant
What’s new for 2017?
- Double layer of composite mesh fused in a single structure by heat lamination. Glueless and solvent free process. More fiber reinforcement = stiffer. No glue = lighter
- 3K carbon rail stringer – for extreme stiffness and strength
- Compression HD biax pin line – for compression and additional stiffness
- FCS Connect tool-less 9″ SUP fin
Lightest Technology: All the layers are fused in a single, glue-less process.
Stiffest Technology: The rails are reinforced by a 3K Carbon laminated apex band.
Cleanest Technology: The lamination process is free of glue and solvent using stricter rules in plasticizer. Packing of the board is free of plastic.
Faster board inflation, with less effort: The benchmark V8 flow valve gets you to 15–18 PSI faster and with less effort.
- Twin Dual Stringer on the deck for increased rigidity
- 3K Carbon Rails for extra stiffness and strength
- 6” Dropstitch with uni-directional connecting yarns increasing longitudinal stiffness
- FCS Connect tool-less 9″ SUP – delivers straight tracking, requires no tools to fit and can pop in and out for quick packing
- High grade EVA deck pad has a 3mm crocodile skin thick square groove in the standing area. 4mm diamond groove crocodile EVA deck pad on the tail
- EVA carry handle
- Neoprene paddle holder and carry strap on the tail
- Integrated tow ring in the valve area
- Rail edge on tail for for better release of water – optimal speed and glide
Starboard Magic Suit Case
- Wide wheels for easy rolling
- Reinforced diamond PVC fabric
- Ergonomically shaped hiking straps and back support, which can be packed away in the strap free system
- Inside/outside compression belt
- Padded cover
- Multiple handles
- Full side zipper for easy loading
- Strong, non corrosive zipper and a multitude of reinforcements
- The durable and innovative choice for serious travellers
V8 Double Action Pump
- Inflate your board with faster and easier continuous pumping cycle both in down and up actions
- With a switch, the double action pump can convert to single action for easy inflation up to 18PSI
- Allows effortless inflation due to the increased diameter of the intake and exhaust valves
- The ergonomically designed foot pad creates a stable, comfortable platform for sustained effort in getting your board up to 18PSI, in the shortest amount of time
- Length: 12’6″
- Width: 26″
- Tail width: 14.6″
- Thickness: 6″
- Volume: 286 liters
- Weight: 19.3 lbs board only
- Max payload: 200 lbs/90 kg
- Fins: FCS Connect 9″ fin
- Warranty: 2 years