Review of Kona One vs. RRD Longrider
Customer Testimonial-Kona One
Program:Performance Longboard - Complete Package
Kona One: The ultimate in multi-purpose board performance
We offer the Kona One with 2 performance rig options: Ezzy Zephyr 7.5 and Ezzy Legacy (5.5, 6.5, 7.5) rig. The Kona One board blends freeride, freestyle and long board racing elements of the windsurfing into one successful plug and play board. Its subtle shape combines stability, control, maneuverability, and excellent sub planning performance. Cruising and racing in all conditions becomes a thrill and performing classic tricks becomes a breeze. It also functions as a stand-up paddle board and surf board. This is an ideal multi-purposed windsurfing toy that's fun and challenging in 3 - 20+ mph winds.
Step Tail - Full EVA Deck - Full Epoxy construction with ASA bottom skin - 65 cm fiberglass foam filled dagger board - 46 cm Freeride fin - Powerbox fin system - 4x's Lightweight footstraps.
Size / Dims:
350 x 70 cm length and width, 220 liters, 34 lbs.
RIG PACKAGE OPTIONS:
Ezzy Zephyr 7.5 Rig:
Big sail power, Small sail feel, Light weight and fun!
The Ezzy Zephyr is a sail with amazing performance in light to moderate wind conditions that's ideal for new school long boards, SUP's and freeride boards . It takes us back when you could go out in 10 knots or less and have a really fun time. The long boom length combined with the stable profile gives the Zephyr the power of an 8.5 and the control of a 6.5. It is light and easy to throw around.
The rig components include;
Aeron MCT 29FE AL 190-240 boom, GT C60 60% carbon mast, Chinook AL US extension, 1-bolt base, and uphaul.
Ezzy Legacy Rig:
Targets– Intermediate to Advanced Performance
The new Ezzy Legacy 2 package is a wave/ freeride sail with high quality components to provide you with exceptional performance and value in a freeride / bump-n-jump rig. This 2nd generation Legacy provides improved control over a wider wind range. Sail cloth, batten material and fittings have been upgraded while maintaining an economical price. The Small sizes favor bump-n-jump and wave sailing while the larger sizes target freeride performance. 5 battens on 5.8 and smaller, with 6 battens on 6.5-7.5. The Legacy is a great performance and value sail for the price!
The rig components include;
GT C60 60% SDM carbon mast, RRD T-9 Monocoque AL boom, Aeron 1-bolt EP mast base, Chinook Medium AL EP extension and an uphaul.
5.5, 6.5, 7.5
Note: Rig component substitutions of equal or greater value may take place, based on availability.
We pay $75 of shipping on complete windsurfing package orders to a commercial address in the continental USA.
*Residential delivery - add $30.
*Please email us or call us at 800-473-1153 for a freight quote.