Italian based Victorwood Longboards manufactures handmade downhill and freeride decks with over 20 years of experience. Their decks are more than performance tools, they are emblems of quality and craftsmanship. This year the Wolf has been updated.
Established in 2016 – Victorwood set out extremely high-quality boards with that mixed high performance materials. They have more than 20 years of experience as craftsmen. Their shop is based in Benevento, Italy, a city situated roughly 50km (31m) North-East of Naples on a hill 130m (427′) above sea-level. It’s a city built for skating and skaters. It was a natural conclusion to see talented board-makers and riders rise from it’s streets.
The 2017 Wolf was already a venerable offering from Victorwood. It featured a composite construction of Bamboo, Ash, Birch and Carbon Fiber in a symmetrical shape. It had multiple wheelbase options, a large standing platform and progressive W concave.
New for 2018
For 2018, Victorwood has rolled out a lot of improvements. The Wolf is now asymmetrical and constructed from 4ply wood, honeycomb carbon fiber and fiberglass. They’ve added a kicktail to give your riding style some additional options. Including the new tail, it’s now 2.6″ / 6.6cm longer and features a slightly shorter range of wheelbase options from 60cm – 65cm / 23.6″ – 25.6″. The concave is slightly deeper – from 0.51″ / 1.3 cm on the 2017 model to 0.7” / 1.8cm on the 2018. The wolf now weighs in at 1.8kg / 3.9lb and incorporate some new features not found on the 2017, including: microdrops, 3D concave and high flares.
Bottom Line: The 2018 is a marked improvement. Hit the link to contact Victorwood for an order.
|Construction||4-plys Wood, Honeycomb Carbon Fiber, Fiberglass||Microdrops|
|Length||96cm / 37.8”||3D High Concave|
|Width||24.5cm / 9.6”||High Flares|
|Wheelbase||60cm – 65cm / 23.6″ – 25.6″||Directional Shape|
|Weight||1.8kg / 3.9lb||Directional Shape|
|Concave||1.8cm / 0.7”||4 Plys Wood|
|Rocker||0.33” / 0.84 cm||Stiff Flex|
|Weight||4.5 lbs / 2.0 kg (with grip)|