ISLE Glider Wooden Paddle Board Review

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ISLE Glider: SUP Made With Quality Materials

Glide is unquestionably loud in the SUP industry. They’ve created a variety of paddleboards that every paddler will enjoy! Every update has increased the brand’s recognition. They have a wide range of SUP boards, including inflatable and hardboards.

You will be spoiled for choice, leaving you puzzled as to which paddleboard is best for you and your needs. ISLE is a good paddleboard brand that ensures that each customer is satisfied with the paddleboard they produce.

ISLE Glider Wooden paddle board 2.0 has been released by ISLE. The materials used are a unique combination of epoxy and wooden veneer, just like the old version. As they claim, this is an elegant paddleboard in ISLE.

ISLE has improved its SUP board construction with the ISLE Glider Wooden paddle board 2.0, making it more durable and sturdy to use on the water. It has a lot of great features at the same time and will impress you with its performance. I want you to understand what this paddleboard has to offer, so stick with me until the end!


  • Lightweight and long-lasting
  • Materials of Superior Quality
  • Paddleboards are easily transportable.
  • Comfortable brushed EVA Traction
  • All-Round Paddleboard with Versatility
  • Highly resilient and buoyant
  • Removable US box center fin
  •  Great flat water paddle


  • In comparison to the previous version, there are fewer color options.
  • Limited Accessories included

The ISLE Glider Hardboard in action

ISLE Glider Old Version VS ISLE Glider Limited Edition

The only noticeable difference between the old version of the ISLE Glider and the updated version, which is 2.0, is that the old version has more color options than the updated version, which I find odd because the updated version should’ve been created a board with more color options.

The paddleboard design and print are also noteworthy. In comparison to the old version, I believe the new version is more elegant and appealing to the eye. In my opinion, the updated version has great color combinations as well. In the updated version, they should have included more color.

With regards to the Limited Edition of Glider, this paddleboard is more on the artistic side, or shall I say, it is great to hang on the walls because it has a unique painting that will catch anyone’s attention! This is a fantastic paddleboard with a lot of great features. This is a versatile paddleboard that can be used to cruise or surf in flat water.

There is a handy luggage elastic on the ISLE Glider paddle board

What makes The ISLE Glider SUP Stand Out?

The ISLE Glider Wooden paddle board is one of the most popular wooden SUP boards in glide, thanks to its versatility and high-quality materials. The board’s construction has also been improved, making it a more durable paddleboard.

This has a more elegant appearance than the previous version, but unfortunately, it has fewer color options. This SUP board has plenty of width and thickness, making it ideal for tracking and gliding. Because of the narrow and small design compared to the previous model, this paddleboard will provide you with a comfortable and premium ride.

It has a front bungee where you can secure your gear or even store a SUP cooler if you’ll be out on the water for a longer period. The Lift SUP handle makes storing and transporting the paddleboard easier for paddlers.

Because of its lightweight design and the fact that the center fin is removable, you won’t have to worry about transporting this SUP. Because this ISLE Glider Wooden paddleboard is not inflatable, you will save time and energy inflating it and can get on the water quickly.

It comes with all of the necessary accessories to get you started paddling, but I wish it came with more extras, especially since this is a more expensive SUP board than the previous version. This is one of the best paddleboards if you want something versatile that you can use for a variety of activities. This hardboard comes with a one-year warranty and a 60-day money-back guarantee from the date of purchase.

25 LBS
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Max Rider Weight
245 LBS
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Board type

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Primary use
All-Around/Fishing/Surfing/Recreational Paddling

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Speed on the water
This paddle board has a lot of speed, which makes it ideal for surfing. It has excellent tracking and a fantastic guide on the water. This is due to the ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard’s long and narrow design.

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The ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard is lightweight and easy to transport. The center fin can also be removed, making it easier to transport the SUP board, especially when traveling. It also features a patented LIFT SUP pop-out carry handle that is easy to grip.

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Out on the water, the ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard will provide you with excellent stability. You will be able to engage in a variety of activities without having to worry about its stability. Because of the stability it provides, you can do your yoga poses on this paddleboard.

My own experience

I was too excited about this board after my experience on the water with the ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard because it is a wood board and I have recently received inflatable paddleboards, which makes this SUP board unique. I was impressed by how elegantly designed it was, and I particularly liked the color combinations used.

Great design as well, and I can tell the ISLE Glider Wooden paddle board is made of high-quality materials! When I first received this board, I was concerned that it would be difficult to transport, but that was not the case! Because it has the pup-up handle, which ISLE thought of as a brilliant idea, it was very easy for me to transport the board.

I was impressed with how easy it was for me to track and glide while playing in the water. At the same time, the paddleboard is stable! I tried doing yoga poses, though I’m not sure if I did them correctly, just to see if the paddleboard was stable enough to do such an activity with.

Because of how versatile this paddleboard is, I liked that it is designed for a variety of activities. This works well in surfing and has the potential to be quite daring. It’s a fantastic all-around board that makes you feel like nothing can take you down.

The ISLE Glider Hardboard Tail

The ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard features a unique material combination of epoxy and wood veneer, making it ISLE’s most elegant paddleboard. Paddling, yoga, fishing, and surfing are all possible on flat water and in the ocean.

With a tail pad, this platform is extremely stable. A brushed EVA traction pad provides extra comfort for riders while paddling out on the water. It’s a multi-purpose SUP board!

The ISLE Glider wooden paddleboard features a 6-point bungee system that allows riders to grab and go while keeping their gear safe and secure. Any accessories you want to bring can be easily attached.


It comes with a Lift SUP Handle that is very easy to use because it is a flush handle with a comfortable slide-out grip. Because they used a tough, military-grade handle grip, you shouldn’t have any problems using it.

A paddle, leash, and a Nylon Touring center fin are included in the ISLE Glider wooden paddle board. It comes with a one-year warranty and a 60-day money-back guarantee.

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Important features

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  • SUP accessories can be easily attached thanks to the expandable bungee system.
  • LIFT sup’s patented pop-out carry handle makes it easy to transport.
  • Rider safety with a leash plug. Coil leash, 8′
  • A tail-mounted traction pad with diamond grooves ensures maximum grip.
  • When knee paddling or relaxing on the deck, the soft brushed EVA traction pad provides maximum comfort and is non-abrasive.
  • The Gortex vent plug provides complete delamination protection. allows air to escape safely from the core of your board during rapid temperature changes, such as those experienced on hot, sunny days or during enclosed transportation.
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The nylon touring center fin on the ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard is responsible for increased stability and tracking in flat waters. The Fin is also detachable, making it simple to transport and set up.

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A one-of-a-kind combination of high-quality materials that include epoxy and wood veneer. This contributes to the paddleboard’s durability and unique design.

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The warranty on the ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard is only one year for hard boards. Glide’s inflatable paddle boards come with a two-year warranty. The paddleboard comes with a 60-day money-back guarantee.

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The ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard is an All-Around paddleboard that is suitable for both novice and advanced riders. This paddleboard is versatile enough to be used for yoga, recreational paddling, fishing, and even surfing because of its construction and stability.

In the package


The ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard has an adjustable carbon fiber paddle with a nylon blade. This is a Glide hybrid SUP paddle, which means you’ll get a paddle that’s both strong and light. The shaft can be adjusted between 67 and 84 inches in length.

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The ISLE Glider wooden paddleboard comes with an 8-foot coiled leash. This is a must-have for any paddleboard to ensure that you stay attached to your SUP board if you fall off! There is no slack in this, so your board won’t get tangled in your leash.



On flat water, the nylon touring center fin has a high profile for improved stability and tracking. It is easily removable and installable.

Optional accessories

Fanny Pack

Have any important items with you that you’d like to bring out on the water with you? You can store your small items in a fanny pack without worrying about them getting wet! For your items’ protection, this accessory should be completely waterproof, including the zipper.

SUP Cooler

A SUP cooler is essential, especially if you plan on being out on the water for several hours. This will keep your food and drinks safe while also keeping them cold! Because you’ll be out in the sun for a long time, stay hydrated at all times.

Waterproof Phone Case

We’ve reached the point where everything must be shared on social media. Make a video of yourself demonstrating how well you did and how much you enjoyed your paddleboard while out on the water to entertain your friends. This waterproof phone case will ensure that your phone does not get wet if it falls. 

Paddleboard Anchor

Because the ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard is stable enough to do yoga on, you should also include a high-quality SUP anchor to give the paddleboard more stability and ensure that it stays in your desired location. Invest in a high-quality SUP Anchor that will last for many years.

Waterproof Speaker

While out on the water, a waterproof speaker is an excellent companion. Set the mood while paddling by playing your favorite song! This will improve your mood and allow you to enjoy yourself more!

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Difference between an Inflatable board and a Hard board

Advantages Inflatable board

  • Easy to take on holiday (even on the plane)
  • Easy to store in the winter days
  • Much cheaper
  • Technology has improved greatly over the past 10 years. For this reason, these boards are now almost hard to distinguish from hard boards

Advantages Hardboard

  • More speed, which is important if you are a professional
  • Easier to make sharp turns on the water because the board is thinner
  • No inflation needed, you can get on the water right away

Frequently Asked Questions about the ISLE Glider Paddle Board

Is The Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard fin removable?

Yes! It is removable and easy to install at the same time without using any tools.

Can the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard be used in Oceans and Lakes?

The ISLE Glider is known for its exceptional versatility in flat water and open ocean conditions, as well as its ability to handle small to medium waves. It’s ideal for flatwater paddling, surfing, yoga, fishing, and other activities.

Is the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard Durable?

Yes! With its new update, it is more durable and sturdy! Perfect paddleboard for any activities!

Is the ISLE Classic Surf and SUP board easy to use?

This board is designed to use at any skill level. Not the most stable SUP board but with practice, you will be able to hone your skills.Β 

Is the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard easy to use?

Yes! It is easy to use and perfect for beginners and advanced riders!

What is the size of the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard?

Length: 10.10′ Width: 31″ Thickness: 4.5″

What is the maximum carrying capacity Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard?

The maximum weight capacity is 245 lbs

What is included when purchasing the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard?

You will get the necessary accessories such as the leash, Center fin, and SUP paddle.

What is the weight of the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard?

It weighs 25 lbs

How many fins does the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard have?

It only has a center fin which is responsible for great gliding and tracking. It is removable at the same time for easy transport and storage.

How long is the warranty on the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard?

Glide Hard board paddleboards only have a 1-year warranty.

Does the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard have an action-camera mount?


How many handles does the Isle Glider Wooden Paddleboard have?

The board has a patented LIFT SUP in the middle that makes it easy to carry because it is comfortable to grip.

Conclusion – Should I go for the ISLE Glider?

The ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard is a versatile board that allows you to enjoy your time on the water. This paddleboard can be used for a variety of activities including paddling, fishing, yoga, and even surfing! It’s a fantastic SUP board that’s both safe and long-lasting.

The improved construction adds to the overall impact. This paddle board is ideal for all skill levels and is best used in flat waters or open oceans! This paddleboard may be more expensive than the previous model, but it will provide you with the performance that you require in a paddleboard.

Even though this is a hard paddleboard, you will have no trouble transporting it because it is lightweight. Just like the other upgraded versions of their paddleboard, I’m hoping for more color options. If you’re looking for a paddleboard that can accommodate a variety of water activities, this is a great choice! Overall, this is a fantastic SUP that you can use for a long time! 

If you already own an ISLE Glider Wooden Paddleboard, tell us about your experience with it and how it performs in the water. We’d be able to advise other paddlers on whether or not this would be a good SUP board for them.

I hope I provided you with sufficient information about this SUP board. If you have any further questions about this board, please leave a comment below.

The SUP season is approaching, and I hope you’ll be able to find the best board for you and your needs.

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Review written by: Tom

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Hi! My name is Tom. During the year I try to be on a paddle board as much as possible. By reading this blog you'll stay updated on everything I test on the water :)