BARK teamed up with surf and paddle industry leader Surftech to produce a line of boards constructed utilizing their unrivaled Tuflite technology - the ultimate in performance and durability. Joe's designs, coupled with Surftech's advanced composite sandwich fabrication, yield boards that are not only light and durable, but are also proven performers. Joe's 12'6 answer to the needs of Hawaiians Guy Pere and Aaron Napoleon when they were invited to race the Rainbow Sandals Battle of the Paddle. This specialized competition board has quickly become a favorite of California paddlers for all circumstance training and downwind runs. The displacement entry into a planing hull provides the efficiency needed for sprint paddling in all wind and water conditions. Available with partial carbon fiber glassing.