Enhance your surfing experience with our premium surfboard tailpads and traction pads. Designed to provide optimal grip and control, our surfboard tail pads are a must-have accessory for both shortboards and mini mals.
Enhance your surfing experience with our premium surfboard tailpads and traction pads. Designed to provide optimal grip and control, our surfboard tail pads are a must-have accessory for both shortboards and mini mals. Can't find anything you like on our website? Feel free to visit a Sideways Surf Outlet near you, where we offer a massive range of tailpads on sale that are only sold in stores.
Surfboard Deck Grip
The textured surface provides enhanced grip, allowing you to execute sharp turns, maneuvers, and aerial tricks with confidence. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner honing your skills, our tail pads will take your performance to the next level. Available in a variety of styles and designs, our surfboard deck grip not only delivers functionality but also adds a touch of personal flair to your board. Our surfboard traction pads are built to withstand the rigors of the surf, ensuring durability and longevity. To fully equip yourself for your surfing adventures, explore our range of wetsuits.
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Ride the waves with confidence and style, knowing you have the best gear at your disposal. Shop Surfboard tailpads now at Sideways and trust in our products to optimize your grip, control, and comfort in the water.
Do you need a tailpad on a surfboard?
The use of a tailpad on a surfboard is a matter of personal preference and surfing style. A tailpad provides additional traction and grip on the back end of the surfboard. This can be especially beneficial during critical maneuvers, turns, and aerial tricks, where having a secure foothold on the board is crucial for maintaining control and executing maneuvers with precision.
The raised and textured surface of a tailpad can act as a reference point for foot placement on the board. This can be particularly useful when finding the sweet spot for generating speed, controlling the board, and maintaining balance.
What are surfboard tail pads for?
Surfboard tail pads are designed to provide traction and grip on the back end (tail) of a surfboard. The textured surface of a tail pad increases the friction between your back foot and the surfboard, ensuring a secure grip. A tail pad provides a designated area on the tail of the surfboard for your back foot. It acts as a guide, helping you consistently position your foot in the optimal spot for generating power and controlling the board.