If you're still learning, why in the world did you get a board as aggressive as the Ripsaw?
It is what it is at this point. Don't dumb it down by putting a soft binding on it. Hop on and tame that wild bronco! You're gonna get bucked off a few times along the way for sure.
"People say that marijuana smoking is going to get in the way of my career. I say to them that on the contrary, my fighting career is getting in the way of my marijuana smoking." -Nick Diaz