ok so i need some help - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-31-2009, 02:54 AM
allgame91
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
ok so i need some help

as you can see im new to the forum, ive always liked to start snowboarding years ago but instead i took up bmx, its winter here in canada now, so i cant really bmx so i want to buy a board, bindings, and boots. i also dont have alot of money but im going to buy used stuff for cheap and that is mint, the stuff i was interested is:

2008-2009 Technine Snowboard set.

156 MFM classic technine board
Large MFM classic binding

and

Burton Snowboard 159cm long

I also dont know which brands are good. i want something that will last even when im alot better becuase even thought you should start with gear thats not amazing, i want something good and lasting, because with bmx its the same i started off with beginner bmx and now i have a custom bike around 1200$ but id rather start a the better one. so please help me out fast so i can start looking
now what i want to know is what size board do i want because i read all over the forums, i want to just start of going down the hills at the hills then hit the terrain parks really soon, so what kind of sized board should i look for,

what kind of boots and bindings should i look for as well such as the size. my shoe size is 10- 10.5. Is that the same size as the boots? and what binding sizes should fit me. thanks. if im missing anything please tell me so i can help you help me and i weigh about 160 pounds, 17 years old if that matters lol

Last edited by allgame91; 01-31-2009 at 03:11 AM.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-31-2009, 12:06 PM
JrOd
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Tagged: Thread(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
capita, flow, forum, are a few good brands. look into a good all around board since you're starting out this season. prob need a large biding cuz i got same size boot as u and thats what i got. prob look at around a 152 size board
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-31-2009, 04:24 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posts: 687
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Learn to ride before you hit up that terrain park... you'll just get sprayed if you're on your ass blocking hits all the time.

All brands make good boards and crap boards; just stay away from the entry-level Lamar, 5150, Morrow, etc.

At 160lbs, go for something in the 154 range to hit rails, bigger for anything else i.e. jumps, pipe, mountain.
markee is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome