the blunt would be a great beginner board because:
it's not that expensive
it's pretty flexy, so it can be more forgiving of rider error (i.e. a mistake in the timing of weight distribution)a stiffer board would be more likely to toss you about
get the 58, it'll be more stable for your weight
Last edited by ahhhhhhhgabe; 02-09-2008 at 02:32 PM.