Sprint finish – Starboard Sprint Unlimited 17.5ft review

If you want to be the fastest paddler on Earth then you need one of these bad boys – Starboard’s Sprint Unlimited 17.5ft SUPs. Check out my write up on SUP Mag UK.



Starboard describe the Sprint 17.5ft x 23” as: ‘the fastest stand up paddle board in the world ever’ – some statement! While we had no scientific way to verify this we certainly agree it’s a superb gliding machine and feels super quick when in full flight – IF you can stabilise and maintain forward thrust.

Starboard Sprint Unlimited SUP Mag UKStarboard Srpint Unlimited 17.5ft SUP Mag UK

With stated dims (L – 17.5ft, W – 23”, Tail W – 14.3”, V – 217L) you’re already under no illusion that it will take effort and concentration to drive this beast – even before stepping aboard. Then you spot the javelin-like shape, with almost no width in the tail or nose – two areas of a board that can help with stability even with narrow measurements involved. That said we still witnessed a paddler with no prior race board experience step aboard and take off unhindered. And to boot the chap in question…

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