Slingshot Rally 2018
The Slingshot Rally features a Delta-C shape, tapered wingtips and fine-tuned three-point bridle system. This design yields more depower and a wider wind range than more traditional shapes. This makes relaunching as easy as a gently pull on one end of the bar.
Tapered wingtip provides a tight pivot radius for fast steering and mellow, predictable loops. For jumping, the Rally’s hybrid delta shape provides long, lofty airs, controlled glide and super soft landings.
For wave riding and foiling, the Rally’s feathery downwind drift makes the Rally the ideal cross-over performer. On the opposite spectrum it also unhooks for cross-over freestyle/wakestyle.
The Rally is the ultimate utility player. Whether you’re facing gnarly, gusty wind, massive waves, or the entry-level challenges of learning to body drag, board start and relaunch successfully. The Rally inspires the confidence of knowing you’ll always have the right kite for the conditions.
Open Detlta C
Blends the proven C-kite performance characteristics like power, stability, edging, control and direct feel with the additional advancements of an innovative Delta shape to deliver faster turns, improved aerodynamics and increased rigidity with more stability.
Rally Bridle Configuration
The Rally features a compact-direct connect pulley-less bridle. It has three connection points (per side) on the leading edge and a single connection on the wingtips. This configuration is engineered to give the Rally its renowned range, depower, turning speed, easy relaunch and unrivaled upwind performance. For customised performance, the Rally’s wingtip bridle can be connected at three different points, which allows for tuning of bar pressure, kite feedback and steering speed.
Customize power, bar pressure, response and handling with multiple attachment points
The Rally features multiple attachment points that allow riders to fine-tune the kite’s handling and performances based on their riding style and the conditions of a particular session. This tuning is done quickly and easily and makes a big impact on the kite’s overall performance; you can choose different settings for boosting big, for unhooked freestyle, for user-friendly depower or for riding waves.
Bomber Slingshot construction
Have unrivaled confidence in your gear, and in your investment, with bombproof Slingshot construction. Slingshot coined the term Surf-Tough more than a decade ago, and today we take pride in our reputation for building the most durable kites on the market. Slingshot’s bombproof durability gives riders the trust and confidence they need to push themselves, and their gear, to new limits. As an investment, due to superior construction and durability, Slingshot kites hold up exceptionally well over time and have a high resale value. Slingshot designer Tony Logosz has defined quality kite design and innovation since day-one by. Many major construction techniques popular today started with Slingshot.
Split Strut technology
Ride with confidence and control with a stronger, more stable and more ridged canopy. Created by Slingshot, SplitStrut technology has become the gold standard in kite design. SplitStrut integrates the kite’s canopy and struts into one firmly interconnected piece. This is a major design element in all of Slingshot’s kites, and it results in a stronger, more stable and far more durable canopy. SplitStrut enhances power under heavy load and creates efficiency and rigidity in the overall frame.
One Pump Speed System
Slingshot invented the one-pump concept years ago, and today the innovation can be found on almost every kite on the market. The One Pump Speed System makes inflating your kite quick and easy; simply attach your hose and pump your entire kite from one convenient valve. Deflating is just as easy. This might not seem like a big deal, but if you’ve ever had to inflate and deflate your leading edge and all your struts individually, you know how important it really is.