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  1. Yes Greats - sizing/alternatives?

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    Hello, I'm looking at a 2019 Yes Greats and I'm wondering which size is the most suitable. I'm mainly riding mountain at the moment, would love the ability to carve well, medium flex, but would love to have the potential to take it to park/jumps and jibs - basically a do-it-all board but...
  2. Suggestion

    Boots
    Hello, I am looking into getting new boots, because my old ones blew out yesterday. I was looking into getting either the Salomon Launch Lace SJs, or Lo-Fi boots. I am an all mountain, freestyle rider, and a size 9 in boots. I also read that Salomon runs a half size small, but the reviews I...
  3. New Boot Suggestions (very bony/narrow feet/ankles)

    Boots
    I apologize if this is a super cliche question, but I am bad with decisions and wanted to hear from others. I am currently unhappy with my 32 Binary Boas, even with the Intuition liner heated to my foot shape AND superfeet custom molded insoles, so I've decided to try a new pair of boots. I am...
  4. Need help with board sizing

    Boards
    I'm 5'10 weight 130 lbs and want to get more into park/street do you think a 155 is too big of a board? the board comes up to the bottom of my chin.
  5. Jones Hovercraft size

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    Hey ! At the moment I decide between 156 and 160. It's my second deck in quiver and I'll predominantly ride it for powder/freeride, 50/50 pow fields|trees. I'm 175cm(5'9")/77-78 (170-172lbs). Usually my gear/equip is ~5-6kg ( with avalanche rescue package) Please share your experience ( and...
  6. Board sizing question - petite and heavy

    Boards
    Hello all! I have just recently fallen in love with snowboarding, but I need your help as I continue to progress. I'm short yet heavy, and have been having trouble finding the right size board to use. Female, 5', 175lbs, size 5.5US boots. I've been taking lessons and practicing on a 130cm board...
  7. Burton [ak] 2L Cyclic Jacket Sizing

    Outerwear and Accessories
    It's that time of the year again and the snowboarding closet needs a bit of an update from my previous boarding gear (3SC). Looking to purchase either the 15/16 Cyclic jacket or the 16/17 Cyclic jacket. Just need some advice for the sizing side of things. I'm 5'10, 176lbs, athletic build with a...
  8. Is my Burton Custom X Wide good for me?

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    Hi Everyone, I just bought a 2015 Burton Custom X Wide (159) with 2015 Cartel Bindings and 2015 Burton Heritage BOA Boots (Size 12). I have been riding an 08 Burton Custom X (156) for 7 years now. I am 5'10, 183 pounds, and a size 10.5 shoe. Here are my questions: 1. Should i downsize...
  9. Does a 156cm Yes The Greats 2016 sound like a good option for me?

    Boards
    I'm thinking of buying a Yes Greats as an all mountain board because I understand it has some stiffness and pop for more aggressive riding but it does pretty well in powder too. I enjoy carving and also bouncing around a bit off features, but not into park riding. I’m a man, 5’9” (175cm)...
  10. Should I get this board

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    So I've never been snowboarding before, but I want to start this season. I'm not sure what I should get for a board, but I did see a nice looking package on The-House(.)com. ( On Sale 2117 Of Sweden Fader Snowboard w/ 2117 Holmesta Boots & 2117 Storm Bindings 2014 board-package-0057 ). I like...
  11. Does Gender and Age Group Matter?

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    Looking to buy my first board. I'm a pretty petite female at 5'0" ft tall and 97 lbs. Looking at sizing charts on various sites (proboardshop, burton, etc;), women's boards are a bit on the larger size for my weight. Is it okay to use a Kid's board? And does male or female really matter?
  12. need advice - cobra or cobra x

    Boards
    Hi, My old board - 165cm, camber, 255 width, which I rode for 8 seasons gave up. After some reserch I decided Never Summer Cobra should suit my needs. I spent most of the time freeriding, usually in tight trees, and a few days a season on more open spaces, also off-piste. I'd say I am advaced...
  13. Outerwear for shorter/slimmer riders

    Outerwear and Accessories
    I’m in a real big debacle here, I need a new jacket. Well I don’t really need one but mine is getting pretty cruddy… Anyways I am 5’4 about 130 pounds and I do prefer a bit more slimmer cut on pants and jackets. I just bought the burton destro pants a month or two ago and love them. Very...
  14. Snowboard sizes

    Boards
    i currently ride a 159cm Burton Process Flying V. i am looking to buy a new freestyle board in the near future and i was thinking of going down to a 154-155cm since my current snowboard is up to my eyebrows. i am 5ft 5 inches and about 200 pounds. since freestyle boards have more flex than a all...
  15. First Snowboard sizing... please help!!

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    Hey guys I'm currently looking at a brand new burton custom Flying V online and it's size is 155W. I am 185cm and 90kgs or 200 pounds which ever way you look at it. I was wondering if the 155 would be too short of a board for what I need and my level of riding. I have never ridden a snow board...
  16. Bataleon Evil Twin advice

    Boards
    I know I want this board. Right now I am riding a 161 Burton Joystick rocker 2010 with burton est cartel bindings, and am overdue for a new stick. I'm looking at discount Evil Twins from last year, but its hard to find sizes. I want to go much shorter than my board for terrain riding, while...
  17. Girlfriend's board dilemma

    Boards
    Hi everyone- I'm new to the forum. My girlfriend just bought a board- a 144cm Burton Feather. She's 5'5" and roughly 120 lbs. She got a great deal on it (it's a 2013 model) but she's having some potential buyer's remorse. Basically, she's concerned that this board isn't going to be long enough...
  18. Holden Outerwear Pants - 2014 & Sizing

    Outerwear and Accessories
    Hey Everyone, Wondering if anyone has a link to the new Holden Outwear Catalog (2013/2014). Interested to see what is coming out. I am also wondering anyone could give me some advice on sizing. I am 5' 11" about 170lbs, 32" waist. I want to buy the Holden Mountain Chino Skinny, but am unsure...
  19. Sizing Question

    Boards
    I'm getting ready to purchase a new board for the upcoming season and I'm a little stumped on sizing. I plan on buying the Rome Lo-Fi Rocker from 2012...I'm about 5'6, 135lbs and my current board is an old Salomon that's 151cm. I read in another thread that boards are often shorter than what...
  20. Board sizing

    Boards
    Hello forum, I am new to the forum and have a a question about board sizing. I am about 5"4 and 165 pounds and ride a 150 board when i rent. This board feels like the right size when i am riding. When i look online to buy a new board(my first board), they have many deals but most of them are for...
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