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Jones Snowboards wins ISPO award for their carbon reinforced Ultracraft splitboard

News International-French

5 Mar 2014

ISPO is the leading international sports business tradeshow and at the ISPO winter event in Munich held February 2014 the Jones Ultracraft Splitboard was recognized as the winner in the Action Segment Splitboard Category.

ISPO Awards honor the most exceptional sporting goods developments which are selected by a neutral jury of independent sports business professionals. Also named a 2013 Gear of the Year award winner by National Geographic, the Ultracraft Splitboard joins the ranks of the world’s best products.

TeXtreme Technology is used in products requiring weight savings, improved strength and stiffness. Products reinforced by TeXtreme in general achieves weight savings of about 20-30% on the finished product compared to when using conventional carbon fiber reinforcements. When comparing to steel and metals, the difference is even greater.

The Jones Ultracraft Splitboard is the newest addition to the list of applications making use of the novel TeXtreme Technology. Other applications reinforced by TeXtreme include bicycles, ice hockey sticks, golf shafts, hockey sticks, surf boards, skis, canoes and rowing boats, etc.

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