There are no longer any prizes on offer for deducing that we’re likely to see plenty more quads among next year’s crop of waveboards.

However, look a little closer and the trend seems to be towards a quad / twin convertible option. The brands are still highly protective of their new designs, but while Skyeboy went off in search of another tub of Grasshopper Porridge between heats at BWA Ireland, our super-sleuth leapt into action from behind the nearest cow to snap these.

The first sightings of John Skye’s new RRD at BWA Ireland – where he chose to use it in twin configuration. Unlike this pre-production shape, rumour has it the production model will sport a pin-tail. Nice graphics though, well worth sticking with...