Can't make up my mind - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-24-2011, 04:23 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Can't make up my mind, first board ...

Lo all.

Looking to buy my first board and can't make up my mind.
I'm a beginner and all I want to do is come down the mountain. No tricks, no jumps.
So far I've only been snowboarding indoor on rented boards.
I want a board that's good for a beginner and will be good as I start getting better. Something that will last me some time and is good to ride in most conditions.

The ones I'm looking at: Salomon Ace, Yes The basic, K2 Raygun, Nidecker Axis.

A few tips on what bindings to take with the board would be welcome

Thx

Last edited by FalconBe; 08-24-2011 at 04:37 PM.
FalconBe is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-24-2011, 06:08 PM
Veteran Member
 
jdang307's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 2,929
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8 Post(s)
One Thing that'll help is where do you ride?
jdang307 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-24-2011, 07:54 PM
Veteran Member
 
Nivek's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Mountains of Mordor
Posts: 7,615
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 146 Post(s)
Of your list so far the Raygun for sure. Its one of my favorite K2's. And from K2 my go to all mountain board. Really built well and will do well for a beginner. It'll be easy to handle but you'll be able to grow with it and take it anywhere.

Snowboarding Is...

That thing I do to escape the world and have fun with my friends
Nivek is online now  
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