The A-5 comes from the original assassinator model that was developed over time with input from some of the best surfers in the world including world title surfers from the WCT. This is your meat and potatoes short board. It’s got everything you need to surf at the top of your ability. This board is designed to work best at your top speeds with performance in mind. The A-5 comes with a single concave bottom nose to tail. Has a neutral flip in the tail rocker and a medium high rocker flip in the nose. The rails come medium low and is suggested as a tri fin set up. Recommended tails include Squash tail, round pin, round squash, and swallow.