2017 Riviera RP 12'6" Introduction
The best all around stand up paddle race board of 2017, is here and in stock. The new 2017 Riviera Paddlesurf RP Raceboards are lightweight, fast, and responsive. Featuring a shape designed and perfected by Taylor Rambo, these are the most versatile race boards you can buy and are $1000 less than other brands.
The RP 12’6” is the flagship model of the RP race series and is offered in 22”, 24”, 26”, and 28” widths, with volumes ranging from 212 liters to 295 liters.
The 14’ is crazy fast and is offered in 23”, 25”, and 27” models, ranging from 271 to 320 liters.
Vermont Ski and Sport owner and sup racer Jonathan Bischof has been racing on the new 2017 RP 12’6” 26” model for the past several months, achieving several regional podium spots. He had this to say about the 2017 RP:
"After spending countless hours training and racing on the RP 12'6", I can truly say they are unique and remarkable race boards. Riviera really nailed it with the 2017 RP's. Whether you're racing and training in flat water or ocean conditions the RP handles it all."
Jonathan wants to share this knowledge and experience and can be reached by email with any sup, racing, or training questions.
Check out the board in action here:
The Riviera Paddlesurf pro team also took home the third place spot in the annual Manufacturers Cup at the Pacific Paddle games using, you guessed it, RP series race boards. The PPG (The Pacific Paddle Games at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California) is the most important, well attended race of the year, with many Riviera team members reaching the podium in their respective divisions.
The 2017 RP 12’6” is in stock now in our showroom as well as online. We offer SUP race training that integrates technique, safety, data analytics, and most importantly, fun. Lessons can be coupled with board delivery to your location! Let Vermont Ski and Sport get the best board at the best price. Call us today 802-258-0282.