If you’re looking for a soft top surfboard, check out SURFER’s foamie guide

All you need to know about the spongy variety of surfboards.

Sure, summer might spurting out its last breaths with September now here. But once certain way to make summer last as long as possible is to pick up a new soft top surfboard.

Not just for beginners, they’ve come a long way in design and can even be ridden at harrowing places like Pipeline -- if you’re Jamie O’Brien that is. We do not recommend doing that.

Trying out the 5'7" INT swallow tail. Photo: Courtesy of SURFER

Trying out the 5’7″ INT swallow tail. Photo: Courtesy of SURFER

Anyways, the good folks at SURFER have spent all summer doing R&D to figure out what are the soft top surfboards that truly matter in this day and age.

In their 2016 soft top review, they breakdown 7 of the best foamies on the market today. Ranging in sizes from 4’8″ to 8’0″, they’ve surely got you covered on the board you’ll need to make these fleeting summer waves last.

Check out the entire SURFER 2016 soft top review here.

Five of the lucky soft tops that got reviewed. Photo: Courtesy of SURFER

Five of the lucky soft tops that got reviewed. Photo: Courtesy of SURFER

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