Reinvigorating the Gogo meant going back to the drawing board. Improving this popular freestyle snowboard’s all-mountain capabilities was top of the agenda; a directional twin shape and camber-dominant Hybrid-V bend tick that box. Lofty in powder, secure on an edge and teeming with energy, the Gogo is effortless to ride, but has plenty of performance in reserve.
From supporting act to headliner in just 12 months, the Gogo’s transformation from “good ride” to “all-mountain Rockstar” is obvious from the first turn.
Last winter, French snowboard rag, Snowsurf Magazine, put the majority of Amplid's 17/18 snowboard collection to the test. Straight to the point and super insightful, head tester Franky and his...
Under the guidance of ex pro-rider Franky Moissonnier, a man that knows how to pick a great snowboard, Snow Surf conducts a gargantuan test every winter. By testing over 250 boards across the...
This Hybrid-V has a rocker section between the bindings and camber under the inserts. It’s a loose, easy to pivot and effortless to pop camber-line, that works best with freestyle snowboards. The addition of camber to this predominantly rockered profile significantly improves edge hold, stability and ollie-power.
|overall length (mm)||1440||1480|
|nose length (mm)||220||220|
|running length (mm)||1010||1050|
|tail length (mm)||210||210|
|waist width (mm)||240||244|
|nose width (mm)||280||285|
|tail width (mm)||280||285|
|sidecut depth (mm)||20||20.5|
|sidecut radius (m)||6.5||6.8|
|stance position||5 back||5 back|
|nose radius (mm)||400||400|
|tail radius (mm)||400||400|
|ref stance (cm)||53 (49 - 57)||54 (50 - 58)|
|approx weight (kg)||2.3||2.4|
|rider weight-range (kg)||44-64||52-72|
|active surface area (cm2)||3620||3790|
This superlight wood core is the industry standard for lighteweight, durable and versatile performance. We’ve tweaked this core so many times over the years there’s nothing left to improve.
Using Biaxial Glass in the construction of our shreds gives them a flawless blend of response and playfulness whilst keeping them ridiculously lightweight.
A smooth kick radius and fuller tip outline improves deep snow floatation without adding swing weight.
If we didn’t tell you, you’d think this base was sintered. Amplid’s mind-boggling extruded base material offers next level glide properties and rarely needs waxing.
Tough, pre-cured composite impact plates placed beneath bindings and touring hardware significantly reduce the risk of topsheet dings and breakages.