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Originally Posted by maverick42 View Post
Thanks for the tips. I was planning to keep my board and bindings for now. But I definitely need some boots and pants. it sounds like boot sizing lines up pretty close to regular sneaker sizing? any suggestions for good boot brands?

my old board is a 160. I am about 5'11 and 150 pounds right now, so tall and skinny. weight can affect the size of board I need?
That'll be on the big end for you but that should be fine for getting back to basics. You were obviously sold a board using the ridiculously stupid between chin and lips method.

Yes. Weight is the primary factor in board length. It depends on the specific board and desired use though.

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