FCS Ryan Hipwood Traction

FCS Ryan Hipwood Traction

Ryan Hipwood's signature traction. Additional length makes it ideal for bigger boards and guns.





Designed and tested in collaboration with the world’s best surfers, the FCS Athlete Series Traction range has rider specific features for the ultimate in performance. 

Focusing on comfort, support and increased grip, FCS Traction keeps your foot connected to the board so you can push hard against your fins for maximum speed and drive.


Ryan 'Hippo' Hipwood's signature pad has additional length so it’s great for bigger boards and guns. The absence of a ‚Äčarch allows for quick back foot adjustments needed in more challenging conditions. Horizontal channels also add a layer of security in critical situations.

  • • 3 piece pad
  • • Double square groove
  • • No arch bar
  • • Hail tail kick
  • • Sanded surfaces for enhanced grip
  • • Ultra thin sensitivity
  • • ‚ÄčChannels for extra resistance