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is my surfboard too small?« on: May 18 2009 09:05:00 »
im 6' 3" and weigh 85Kg. i ride both cornwall and france for a good couple of months every year.
ive got a 7' 2" funboard but while i love how easy it is to get waves i feel like ive already outgrown it.
ages ago, before i knew anything about surfing i bought a 6" fish from a mate for nearly nothing.
ive taken it out a load of times but find myself having to paddle like a demon to get onboard and often nose dive when i do.
i thought that i would just get used to it but my progress has been very slow.
should i make do and find a way with this board or just bite the bullet and shell out for something appropriate?
any advice? thankyou in advance!
RE: is my surfboard too small?« Reply #1 on: June 04 2009 12:06:00 »
too small, try 6'4", 6'6" depending on your ability...try before you buy!!