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Slingshot Asylum 2014

Slingshot Asylum 2014

Kiteboard Model: Asylum
Kiteboard Type: Twin-Tip
Brand: Slingshot
Best For
Freestyle  Wakestyle
Board sizes

134 x 40.8 cm (34.4 cm at tip/tail)
138 x 42 cm (35.25 cm at tip/tail)
141 x 43 cm (35.8 cm at tip/tail)

Rating:
4.5
4.5/5

The Asylum is the board of choice for the dynamic intermediate to advanced riders who demand massive pop and control, as well as unbeatable performance in all conditions. Hand built in the USA Slingshot Factory, this board delivers performance and precision. It is snappy and reliable and it is a perfect freestyle weapon.

The new 2014 Slingshot Asylum delivers uncompromised performance for the dedicated freestyler, for the dynamic rider looking for power and control. The premium Atomic Wood Core used by Slingshot provides a stiffer and optimized flex as well as perfect rebound.

The board is able to generate and aggressive pop, perfect for riders looking to boost big time. This amazing pop makes it perfect for wakestyle fans too. The full wood core is able to store and release the stored energy quicker and more forcefully to improve edging power while maintaining momentum on flat landings. This board pops like no other and will surely appeal to hard core freestylers. Laser cut channels combined with and intense rocker profile assures a perfect drive even in chop.

The Chined Plane Rail paired with the aggressive outline assures excellent maneuverability and smooth turning speed and prevents spray to the face. The board feels snappy and lively in most conditions. It is aggressive, yet easy to control and delivers unmatched and stylish performance.


Slingshot Asylum 2014 Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 based on 2 user reviews.
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Slingshot Asylum 2014 Reviewed on Sep 26th 2013
5
Rating: 5.0 out of 5

it's the perfect board for freestyle tricks. it's fast to plane, it accelerates quick and has a magic pop. it's perfect for throwing all sorts of jumps and spins. landings are also smooth and controllable. a cool thing is that it is forgi...more

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Slingshot Asylum 2014 Reviewed on Nov 10th 2013
4
Rating: 4.0 out of 5

second session with the asylum this morning. excellent board, no doubt, if you know your game. pros: superb flat water performance, plenty pop, perfect grip, smooth landings, easy control, can mount boots cons: a bit to heavy, could use a better up...more