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Topic: Beginner

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replies: 2

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skater

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Beginner

« on: September 06 2007 14:09:00 »

i can confidently skate, i've skimboarded alot, can pull a few tricks and i've recently tried surfing. i could stand up a few times but i wasn't great. i want to buy my first board and im 6 foot. im thinkin of getting a 6 foot 7 inch shortboard to start on. what do you think? some people have told me to buy an over 7 foot mini mal as its easier to learn on. but i am a fast learner and maybe a 6' 7 " would do me.

By:

Lokal Vibe

RE: Beginner

« Reply #1 on: September 06 2007 20:09:00 »

hello sk8ter, having a board is deffinitely a good idea, 6'5 to 7 with constant practice and right wave it can help you out. The good thing is that we started practicing using  a longboard and now for 2 to 3 ft. of wave we can use our 6'8 boards. At the same time we make boards made of lokal materials from Cebu and Manila, if you are interested pls let us know.


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