Originally Posted by BigmountainVMD
I'd agree with that. NS boards are very composed at high speeds, so you can go down a "level" stiffness wise, and get a more playful board that is still very nice at speed. I was initially looking at the Heritage but I went with the Proto and I couldn't be happier.
To go further on this, you may even be able to go shorter than the 159 at your weight and go for the 156 in the Legacy. I'm not sure if he's still really active on the site at this point but you may want to reach out to Vince from NeverSummer to get his take on that. His handle on here is VMan. Shoot him a PM and see what he says between the two and the right size for you. He helped me out a lot when I was looking at them.