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Surfboard Tail Ecology: Understanding Surfboard Design
Selecting the right tail for your surfboard is an ecological decision.
By: Wave Tribe
This post talks about tail construction and design and gives the surfer a better understanding of how design affects performance. The article goes on to say, "surfboard tail shape influences the grasp and release on the surface of the wave."
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In this article your learn about all the popular tail designs on a surfboard including the pin, squash, round, swallow and square.
The article also include original detailed graphics to help the reader better visualize each particular surfboard tail design and it explains the individual characteristics of hydro dynamic flow.
The article concludes, "Choosing a surfboard board with the right tail will notably influence your surfing experience, helping you harness the flow of energy towards a more positive and ecological surfing expression."