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Sofa Surfer / surf and balance trainer

Sofa Surfer
Sofa Surfer

The name already gives a hint: The Sofa Surfer is the standing wave for living rooms. It trains balance and reactivity to a high degree, being skills not only valuable in most sports but in everyday life as well. By shifting of emphasis the user may rock the Sofa Surfer back and forth on the roll and spin it around its vertical axis. Due to the special design with a curved bottom side it touches the roll merely in a point and hence allows maximum dynamic and radical manoeuvres. The construction with two shells connected by bars yields a low weight and the natural material bamboo offers a high strength.

University

Staat. Akademie d. Bildenden Künste

Staat. Akademie d. Bildenden Künste
Stuttgart, Germany

Hannes Nokel

Design

Eberhart, Martin

Eberhart, Martin
Stuttgart, Germany

Martin Eberhart Mario Pöss