HIT Cruiser

The HIT Cruiser is ideal for paddlers wanting an all-around, family-friendly durable paddleboard. We used the new and ultra-durable High-Impact Technology (H.I.T.) to create a new recreational shape. What we built is a more durable and easy-to-use paddleboard for heavy-duty use.


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WS stands for Windsurfing

The 11’6” WS doesn’t just have a mast insert, it comes with a full-sized mast rail, so you can tune your rig. And unlike the regular 11’6”, the WS version features a daggerboard and a hybrid fin for effortless upwind navigation.


Design:

  • All four HIT Cruisers (9’8″, 10’2″, 11’2″ and 11’6″) are designed with stability, glide and easy turning in mind.
  • 9’8″ and 10’2″ come with a single 8″ nylon dolphin fin, the 11’2″ and 11’6″ have a 9″ version, the WS 11’6″ has a 9″ hybrid fin.
  • Volume is evenly distributed through the standing area while the wide round nose and tail really help with a stable standing position.
  • The tail section of the HIT Cruiser SUPs benefits from a concave Vee-bottom that makes turning even easier.
  • A standing guide on the deckpad helps first-timers find their ideal standing position.


 

Accessories Included

  • Nylon Fin 8 Grey

    Dolphin fin 8" or 9"

  • Hybrid 9" (WS only)

  • Daggerboard (WS only)


Size Chart

Length Width Thickness Volume Weight +/- 5%
9'8"31 ¹/²"4 ⁵/⁸"180 Liters12.36 Kg
10'2"32"4 ⁷/⁸"205.4 Liters13.22 Kg
11'2"32 ¹/²"4 ⁷/⁸"226 Liters14.49 Kg
11'6"33 ¹/²"5"250 Liters15.30 Kg
11'6" WS33 ¹/²"5"250 Liters17.25 Kg

Description

HIT Cruiser options

Hit Cruiser 2021, 2022, WS 2022
HIT Cruiser HIT Cruiser HIT Cruiser WS

Additional Information

Windsurf the HIT Cruiser

All HIT Cruiser sizes feature an insert for a single mast base position, but the WS version comes with an additional full-size mast track, a daggerboard and a 9″ Hybrid fin. Riders who have a sail quiver or venues with a collection of sails can now take full advantage of their HIT Cruiser, whether it’s windy or the conditions are perfect for paddling.

Proven Shape

To develop the Cruiser, we worked on a proven shape from the successful Elements range and improved the outline, rail and bottom shapes for a better glide over flat water. This directly affects the all-round paddling performance for everyday use, but with some key design characteristics, accomplished paddlers will also appreciate taking this Cruiser into small and medium- waves.

Designed for heavy use:

We know some paddlers require boards that are more durable, safer and bring additional key features to the table; that is why we created the HIT Cruiser. The enlarged hole on the nose is a smart design feature that allows owners to quickly use a single steel cable to secure all boards at the end of the day.

The full EVA deck allows beginners to safely explore the balance of the board, plus it is comfortable on the knees for those who are not quite ready yet to stand up.

A standing guide, bungee chords to secure personal floatation devices and additional reinforcements of the rails protect HIT boards from paddle impact and general knocks.

If you have windy conditions, consider the WS version of the HIT Cruiser as the daggerboard and full-sized mast track make for a better windsurfer than the regular Cruiser that comes with the M8 screw inserts.

HIT Cruiser Construction

Construction of the HIT Cruiser

HIT board construction uses eco-friendly SecureCell EPS cores that get fully wrapped in military-grade fiberglass. Once laminated with epoxy resin, the board is capped with extremely tough “bullet skin” (styrene-acrylonitrile), increasing longevity and impact resistance.

Additional reinforcement of the rail bands protects HIT boards from paddle impact and general knocks. HIT construction also features a deck with premium thermoformed EVA over the entire length of the board. Delivering the ultimate in comfort and a ledge handle for easy carrying.

2022 Hit Cruiser SUP Construction

HIT Cruiser Features

HIT Cruiser Profile

HIT cruiser

HIT Cruiser Review

“GREAT FOR KIDS AND/OR BRINGING YOUR PUP ALONG FOR THE RIDE”

SUP Connect is a media platform committed to “Connecting Standup Paddle Boarders and Sharing the SUP Experience Around the World.” They can be found on the various social media channels, or click on the link below to visit their website.

If you’re looking for a standup paddleboard that is TOUGH and great for cruising the NSP Cruiser is a great option.”

“The durability and versatility of the Cruiser make it a great option for someone looking for a board that is tough and is able to be used in a variety of situations.”

Read the full review on SUP Connect

HIT Cruiser Action

Bag details

Bag Name Dimensions Designed for
SUP day bag 9'8" 4mm 304 x 96 cm9'8"
SUP day bag 10'2" 4mm 327 x 95 cm10'2"
SUP day bag 11'6" 4mm 360 x 97 cm11'2" and 11'6"
SUP travel bag 9'8" 8mm 305 x 95 cm9'8"
SUP travel bag 10'2" 8mm 328 x 96 cm10'2"
SUP travel bag 11'6" 8mm 361 x 98 cm 11'2" and 11'6"

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