$1.3 Million Wooden Surfboard Rides Waves At 35MPH
Roy Stuart's Rampant 10'6" surfboard uses advanced hydrodynamics to amplify the surfing experience.
Roy Stuart, a New Zealand-based surfboard craftsman with two decades of experience, has designed the most expensive surfboard in the world, which has been launched for the price of $1.3 million. The product of twenty years of water-testing development, the Rampant 10'6″ is a luxurious board that weighs 31 pounds and enables surfers to ride waves at up to 35 miles per hour.
Stuart used advanced hydrodynamics to design the wooden surfboard, which greatly amplifies the surfing experience. The Rampant 10'6″ features carefully selected materials for optimal buoyancy and smooth riding. It is coated with 23-carat gold dragon inlay and laminated with red resin. Yellow resin was then added to fill in the shapes before gold leaf was layered on.