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Old    Gary (gary_in_ia)      Join Date: Jul 2004       07-24-2007, 6:32 AM Reply   
Is the Landlock too long of a board to get air off the top of the wake? I'm 6'2" - 195lbs. Any suggestions for a board with more potential?
Old    Smed (smedman)      Join Date: Feb 2006       07-24-2007, 7:54 AM Reply   
Hi Gary,

The Landlock is a slow "cadillac" of a board. You might be able to ride tandem with your small child or small wife/girlfriend, but any significant amount of air is not going to happen on the wake behind a boat.

With your height/weight, you'll probably want to look at some of the following:

Inland Surfer Blue Lake (or Yellow Loogey but with your height/stance it might feel a little short)
Walker Project 5.0 Comp
Shred Stixx Pirahna (or Thresher if you are ambitious)
Walzer Alpha LG

I'm sure you'll get some more detailed suggestions/opinions from the forum, but this will get you started as you begin your search for the right board for you. You can find a bunch of these boards along with reviews at
Old    Alec Wood (mbwakesurfer)      Join Date: Jul 2007       07-24-2007, 12:26 PM Reply   
Hey gary

the landlock is a slow moving beginer board
that i dont think was made for any kind of airs
the board you want to get just really depends on you weight and skill. I have the shred stixx thresher shredder and i weigh about 170 to 180 and it rides just fine also big air potential. But there is also the ja mako board that is made for bigger riders.
Old    Matt (ncsuuh)      Join Date: Jan 2007       07-25-2007, 5:06 PM Reply   
I have seen byerly do a shove-it with the first generation.


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