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What is the difference between a Hard Board or an Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board?

A hard board, also known as a rigid, solid, composite or in the case of Unlock the Deep Eleven6, a bamboo composite, is generally a lightweight EPS foam core with layers of epoxy and fiberglass to give strength to the board. The Unlock the Deep Eleven6 and other SeaGods hard boards have a wooden stringer, a thin piece of wood through the center of the board, to give strength to the board while adding minimal weight.  The Sea Gods board is then layered with Bamboo, fiberglass, epoxy, printing cloth for beautiful graphics and finished off with a UV resistant high gloss glaze and an EVA pad for standing traction.  People buy a hardboard for a variety of reasons; 1) Performance....

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