At A Glance
The F-ONE Strike V2 wing is a high-performance wing designed for advanced foilers. It's a well-crafted piece of equipment, featuring a compact design that minimizes drag, and a high degree of camber that allows for quick and responsive turning. The wing is available in several sizes, ranging from 4.2m to 7m, to suit a variety of riders and wind conditions.
The F-ONE Strike V2 wing is constructed from high-quality materials, with a Dacron leading edge and trailing edge, and a canopy made from a durable and lightweight double ripstop fabric. The wing is easy to inflate and set up, with a simple three-strut design that provides good stability and control in the air.
On The Water
The F-ONE Strike V2 wing is a joy to ride on the water. It's quick and responsive, with a high degree of control and stability, making it a great choice for experienced foilers who want to push the limits of their riding. The wing generates a lot of power, allowing riders to get up to speed quickly and easily, and to stay upwind with minimal effort.
One of the standout features of the F-ONE Strike V2 wing is its compact design. The low aspect ratio of the wing means that it's easy to manoeuvre and turn quickly, which is great for more aggressive riding styles. The wing also has a high degree of camber, which helps to generate lift and reduce drag, making it very efficient and easy to control.
The canopy material of the F-ONE Strike V2 wing is also noteworthy. It's made from a double ripstop fabric that's both lightweight and durable, providing good lift and glide while minimizing drag. The canopy is also relatively easy to handle, which is important when you're riding in challenging conditions.
While the F-ONE Strike V2 wing is an advanced piece of equipment, it's still accessible to riders of all levels. Its three-strut design provides good stability and control in the air, and it's relatively easy to handle, making it a great choice for riders who want to improve their skills.
In conclusion, the F-ONE Strike V2 wing is an impressive piece of kit. It's well-designed, with high-quality materials and a thoughtful attention to detail. On the water, it performs exceptionally well, providing great speed, power, and control in a variety of conditions. While it may not be the best choice for beginners, it's a fantastic option for experienced foilers looking for a high-performance wing that can handle the demands of aggressive riding. The compact design of the wing makes it easy to manoeuvre and turn, while the high degree of camber helps to reduce drag and improve efficiency. The canopy material is also very efficient, providing good lift and glide while minimising drag. Overall, highly recommended!
This review was in Issue 15 of Tonic Mag.For more information visit F-One
By Rou ChaterRou Chater has been kitesurfing for over twenty years, paddleboarding for the last six years, and was there testing the first wingsurfer from Naish in Tarifa when it arrived on the continent. He is passionate about riding waves and exploring new places. As the publishing editor, he oversees everything at Tonic but also our sister magazines IKSURFMAG and IMB. He's been on the water since he was born and has never looked back, in the winter you'll find him chasing swells in the Caribbean and during the summer he can be found all over Europe at various SUP, Kitesurf and Mountain Bike events getting features for the magazines.