The AIRHEAD AHW-1020 Splash Wakeboard is a better suited for youth riders, but doesn’t mean it isn’t a wakeboard that riders of all ages won’t appreciate. With noticeable features which gives riders a smooth ride, great pop, and stability. Where this wakeboard helps make it stand out from the rest is the ability to give beginners the confidence and ride which will in-time prove to only improve their skills.
The Airhead Splash Wakeboard comes in at 124cm long and has a suggestive maximum weight of 130 pounds. This lightweight board makes it very easy for beginners to maneuver and with its twin tip free-ride and continuous rocker makes it very fast, forgiving, and a very smooth pop.
Performance and Durability Meet Affordability
The AHW-1020 is a wakeboard recommended for riders under 130 pounds making it perfect for children or smaller riders. The continuous rocker and two fiberglass removable fins are great features for a board as they are great features that will only help make you a better rider. With great pop a faster than your average wakeboard of its size, and the best part may just be the price.
Coming in at under $170 makes this a very budget friendly wakeboard. At this price point and considering the prospect of it being great for growth, users will be able to grow with the board instead of outgrowing the board for many years to come. The durability of the board itself is backed with Airhead’s fiberglass rods running through the center of the board itself increasing the its strength significantly.
Board Beginners Won’t Outgrow
One of the best aspects of Airhead AHW-1020 Splash Wakeboard is that you won’t have to worry about outgrowing the board anytime soon. This is unlike most other wakeboards as graduating from a beginner’s board is a progression that ultimately ends up costing the user a great deal of money over-time, but not with the Splash.
The nylon fins which are removable makes for great tracking, carving and maneuverability. Starting out with one speed and moving up to a faster speed can occur with the same board which allows riders to grow with the board instead of outgrowing it.
Specifications and Features
- 55 x 18 x 12 inches
- 9 pounds
- Accommodates riders up to 130 pounds
- Dual fiberglass removable fins
- Continuous rocker
- Great For Beginners
- Cheaper than most
- Smooth Ride
- Removable Fins
- Not Suited for Riders More than 130 Pounds
If you’re a beginner, child, or someone weighing under 130 pounds we highly recommend the AIRHEAD AHW-1020 Splash Wakeboard. Proving that durability, speed, performance, and a feature rich wakeboard doesn’t have to cost a fortune you will not only pay less than most, but can expect to get many years out of it as well.