154 was just to be nice. 156 minimum. Look what you make me do. And yes cm do make a difference. With your logic people can start buying short boards for all-mountain.
Now go away. I wasn't talking to you.
Again, why? Explain yourself... It sure as fuck isn't cuz he's going to be hard carving and washing out. He's never ridden before. It's not cuz he's going to sink it in the steep'n deep. So, why exactly does the extra 3 - 5 cm matter?
As has already been pointed out, it will be easier for him to learn on, especially in relation to turn initiation. So again, based on all your experience why?
Exactly, now like I said "shut the fuck up!".
Last edited by OldDog; 11-15-2012 at 05:59 PM.