op, this was when she was 9 or 10 weighed maybe 90# and was maybe 5' and riding an option 148 bella, stiffy fr board. by the time she was 12, she was throwing the bella around and maxing out the speed...maybe 5'1" and 110#. At age 13, she got a option kendra starr 155 for her pow board and at 14 she got a salomon lush 144 for her park board. But now at 17 at 5'3" and 125#, she ski cause she can go faster and bigger..after 3-4 sets of skis is on k2 169 miss directed fatty rockered twins which are relatively huge for her size, but she is an athletic little bulldog.
imho, the risers will achieve the same goal and there are some added benefits due to your small size concerning flex and edge to edge response will be tougher on a men's board.
Last edited by wrathfuldeity; 03-02-2012 at 05:07 PM.