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Old 02-18-2010, 07:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Just wondering what everyones stance is set at? And what type of riding do you do, park/pipe/all mountain etc..??
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Old 02-19-2010, 08:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
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20+ years riding full time in all conditions pow to pipe but not on rails. 30* 15* positive at 23" wide. Centered even on a directional board.
A forward stance allows you to project your hip and weight into a healside turn. It does NOT inhibit your ability to ride switch, once you learn to use the upper and lower body separately.
I have ridden duck and I've ridden plenty of rocker boards. It may be fun but... I prefer a camber board and the stance I ride so that I can have power over my edges. Pulling g-forces is what turns my crank.
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Old 02-19-2010, 06:53 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I know you've been riding a lot longer than I have Suburban, but I have to disagree. Though I also liked riding with a forward stance because aggressive riding is more fun, I'd say that it does inhibit switch riding. My forward ankle killed after a couple of switch runs. Changing to a 27/-6 duck stance was like night and day. It didn't make switch riding any easier/more natural, but it was a helluva lot less painful.
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I rock a 15, -15 with a 25 inch stance. i ride all mountain, mainly geared towards freestyle and park :P
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Old 02-19-2010, 08:59 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I ride a 21.25" width and 18/12
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Old 02-19-2010, 09:29 PM   #6 (permalink)
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For all around I usually have mine set up somewhere around 23"-25" always centered on in the middle, 15* on my lead binding and about 4* on my back binding
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Old 02-19-2010, 09:34 PM   #7 (permalink)
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My stance is great for jibbing(for me)
23" with a 15 angle front and back.
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Old 02-19-2010, 09:51 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I'm 5'9" 140 pounds
22inch width +18 -15
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Old 02-19-2010, 10:24 PM   #9 (permalink)
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0' + 0' with a 50 inch stance
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Old 02-19-2010, 10:37 PM   #10 (permalink)
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0' + 0' with a 50 inch stance
riding dirtyyyy
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