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Old                11-18-2002, 6:46 PM Reply   
Hey, I dont know what size board to get..i j/ recently found out that the one i have now is much too heavy. What size is best for a 135 lb girl?

Thanks, ElIsAbEtH
Old     (powdrhound)      Join Date: Nov 2002       01-05-2003, 4:05 PM Reply   
no bigger than 135 but probably around 133
have a look at the doubleup serena 133
but I would have thought the sol would have been ok
Old                01-13-2003, 1:30 PM Reply   
I was thinking my board was too heavy too, but when I tried a smaller board, I found I just couldn't get enough speed to get any pop and the landings on the smaller board were anything but pretty.. felt like the board was "sinking" too much.

The ladies do seem to have more natural finesse but try to steer the board more than lift it and resist the temptation to get too small a board. Often guys will learn the hard way and try to get more air by jumping harder and lifting more.

Look for a local shop that will let you try different boards and try and get rides on other boats and try out different boards. If you have a good set of bindings and are friendly about it, I don't think people will mind switching bindings once or twice on the boat, as long as it you're not holding up on-the-water time too much. Use common sense, switch out between your sessions, they're not going to want to wait while you switch boards after every fall.
Old                04-07-2003, 12:58 PM Reply   
Was thinking you might want to try the liquid force search 135 I know this seems a a little big but it is actually lighter and more maneuverable than a many other boards on the market of that size.
Old                05-16-2003, 8:40 AM Reply   
You need to try my Byerly DNA 137. Light and huge pop!!!
Old                07-11-2003, 11:31 AM Reply   
is my board to big i have a 137 fluid(hyperlite) and i weigh about 145 pounds?
Old                08-04-2003, 1:59 PM Reply   
no i think your just right


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