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|03-18-2014 07:06 AM|
Ended up going 15+/-6 back. He really had no prob with it and is a natural IMO .. Was linking turns in the first hour. He use to skate professionally and he surfs so the balance piece was no issue.
Thanks for everyone's input.
|03-17-2014 01:55 PM|
|speedjason||I would say 12/12 duck and go from there.|
|03-17-2014 01:34 PM|
To each, their own....
...I started at 9 / 9, may kick out my lead foot to 12 or 15
|03-17-2014 12:14 PM|
Originally Posted by 24WERD View Post
|03-17-2014 10:45 AM|
|francium||Everyone I know has started using duck if you have lessons at any of the slopes using rentals they set the board up this way because most learners won't know if they are regular or goofy.|
|03-15-2014 05:13 PM|
Originally Posted by Dago91 View Post
I've ridden for many years and was a certified instructor for a number of years as well. Start at 15's and adjust from there. A lot of people here recommend smaller angles due to knees feeling uncomfortable. Canted bindings help with this but the only way to really decide is to play around with them until you find your sweet spot.
|03-15-2014 01:17 PM|
|flysolo.||When I first snowboarded I started at +15/-9 a good snowboarder told me it's a good starting point with versatility but everybody has their own preferences|
|03-14-2014 09:05 PM|
|ItchEtrigR||Maybe whatever your friend feels comfortable with...|
|03-14-2014 08:54 PM|
Originally Posted by lab49232 View Post
I've stuck with +15/-6 and +12/-6 ever since depending on board type...
|03-14-2014 08:47 PM|
|24WERD||go 15/ 0 or -3 or -6 on the back leg|
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