The second generation of electric hydrofoil surfboard Waydoo Flyer will hit the market in the first season next year, with higher performance and lower price expected, according to a report by Shi Yaqiong for 36kr.com.
Waydoo Flyer allows riders to surf the water without wind or waves as easily as possible. The efoil board weighs 35KG and can run up to 40 kilometers per hour, with a sailing range of 75 minutes after fully charged. Players can choose from five speed choices and use the body balance to control the move on water.
Waydoo Flyer is currently priced at $6,495, about half of the world’s premium efoil Fliteboard. In 2019, hundreds of Waydoo Flyer boards were sold through agents in overseas market, said the report.
As many people are opting for electric vehicles, it’s expected watersports equipment will be increasingly powered by more flexible, mobile electric solutions too.
According to the official website(https://www.waydootech.com/html/about.html), Shenzhen Waydoo Intelligence Technology Co., Ltd., founded in 2018, integrates the R&D, production and sales of watersports equipment. Its parent company, Shenzhen Xiangnong Innovation Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as TXA), is one of the leading manufacturers of agricultural UAV in China, which has obtained the Angel round and series A round investment from SZ DJI Technology.