Originally Posted by Soyza
Hey guys, im fairly new to the sport and need some advice.
Im trying to decide between the Evo and the Proto. I weigh around 180-190lbs ,size 10.5 K2 Ryder boots and 5ft 10in tall. I am more inclined towards the freestyle spectrum of things however i am just learning small jumps in the park, ideally i would like to ride 60% all mountain and 40% park.
I would prefer a board thats more fun than a straight out charger.
The main questions I have are , how much harder is it to butter and press on the Proto compared to the evo?
and how much more unstable is the evo at high speeds compared to the proto?Will the evo be sufficient as an all mountain board to go down black slopes and stuff?
Haven't ridden the Proto (but have the Evo). You can learn to butter the Proto, but you can't learn to un-chatter the Evo. I'd go Proto if I were you.