2022 Jun 3rd

Inflatable Paddleboards Vs. Hard Boards. Which Is Right For You?

One of the most common questions we get asked is whether you should buy an inflatable paddleboard or a traditional hardboard. It is no secret that inflatable paddle boards have been exploding in popularity on the market, and for good reason. However, some paddlers do prefer the traditional hardboard style to take them on some more advanced adventures on the water whereas more recreation to intermediate paddlers prefers the ease of using an inflatable board. There are both pros and cons to each board style, and you should consider these five factors when deciding between an inflatable SUP and a hardboard:

  • Portability
  • Storage Space
  • Durability
  • Performance