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Ashley1986 12-30-2013 10:47 AM

Looking for a new board - need some advice
 
So im a woman and I consider myself pretty advanced in snowboarding. But I'm looking for a new board. Currently I'm riding a k2 151 mix. It's a little too large for me and I'm looking for a 142ish. Not too big with park riding but I enjoy darting down the mountain. I'm curious if anyone here could lead me to a good enjoyable board. I don't want to spend an arm and a leg either. Looking for a 2013-2012 model. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

MX_Boarder 12-30-2013 01:54 PM

It sounds a lot like my wife's riding style… She picked up the Never Summer Onyx… She loves it! Worth a look. The reviews on the board are very good and she rips on that thing.

Justin 12-30-2013 11:16 PM

Thats a big drop in size, you should probably list your weight and shoe size and more people will help you out.

Ashley1986 12-30-2013 11:23 PM

Ah my bad! I'm apx 5'1" 117 lbs and a size 7 snowboard boot. I've been looking into the gnu 146 bpro and am about to diverge into gettin one

wrathfuldeity 12-31-2013 03:06 AM

I'm a fan of the Bpro...it's fairly stiff and aggressive...check the weight range....you will want to be in the middle to mid heavy range...if ur in the lighter range it will feel fairly stiff and you will have to be fairly aggressive....definitely a fun board to hotrod around. (Im a guy with small feet, at 180# and the 156 Bpro is the right size for being super playful) If u want something a tad more playful/softer flex but generally the same tech...gnu ladies choice.


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