At ISUPcenter we test various boards several times a year. This time it’s the Moai 10’6 Paddle Board’s turn. In all our studies, we test the boards on several factors. From quality to manoeuvrability.
What is the Moai 10’6 for Paddle Board?The Moai 10’6 Paddle board is, as mentioned before, an all-round board. As the name suggests, it can be used for almost any application, including even surfing. Moai is relatively new in the Stand Up Paddle Boarding market but that is not noticeable, they offer quality and complete packages for a competitive price. Moai has a mission, see the quoted mission here:
Our ambition is to create the most innovative and quality water sports products in the industry, with an advanced design, and affordable for the recreational market ~ MoaiThere are a total of 5 different Moai SUPS, namely the 9’5″ allround, the 10’6″ allround, the 11″ allround, the 12’4″ allround family (2-person) and finally the 12’6″ touring. Every Moai SUP has the same design, only the features differ. Would you like to know which Moai supboard suits you best? Then view our Moai advice guide. We have tested the complete Moai 10’6 package, although we mainly focus on the board in this review.
Contents of the Moai 10’6 packageAlmost everything you need for supping is included in the package. For example, there is even a repair kit and leash in the package. The overview below contains all the supplied accessories:
- The Moai 10’6 board
- NEW: Adjustable fiberglass/aluminium paddle
- NEW: Reinforced trolley backpack (with wheels)
- NEW: US vin box
- Removable center fin
- Moai double action pump
- Repair kit
Test FactorsEach paddle board is thoroughly tested on the same relevant factors. In this way we can guarantee the value of each review and we can also keep an overview. This way you can also compare reviews with each other. We test the SUPS for the following four factors:
- How qualitative the board is
- The stiffness of the board
- How stable the stand up paddle board is in the water
- And finally, we test the maneuverability of the SUP