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Shape & Sizes variables

Length - Boards for children are as short as 90 centimeters; boards for racers, or "alpine" riders, are as long as 215 cm. Most people ride boards in the 140-165 cm range. It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size. The longer the board, the more stable it is at high speed, but also a bit tougher to control. Another factor riders consider when selecting a snowboard is the type of riding it will be used for, freestyle boards being shorter than all-mountain boards.

 

Width - The width is typically measured at the waist of the board, since the nose and tail width varies with the sidecut and taper. Freestyle boards are up to 28 cm wide, to assist with balance. Alpine boards are typically 18-21 cm wide, although they can be as narrow as 15 cm. Most folks ride boards in the 24-25 cm range. Riders with larger feet(US size 10+) may have problems with narrower boards, as they have subsatntially less surface area along the edges. As a result, a rider's toes and/or heels may extend over the edge of the board, and interfere with the board's ability to make turns once it is set on edge, or 'get hung up on the snow.' This is called toe/heel-drag, and can be cured by either choosing a wider board (26cm or more), adjusting the stance angle, or a combination of the two.

 

Sidecut - The edges of the board are symmetrically curved concavely, so that the width at the tip and tail is greater than the center. This curve aids turning and affects the board's handling. The curve has a radius that might be a short as 5 meters on a child's board or as large as 17 meters on a racer's board. Most boards use a sidecut radius between 8-9 meters. Shorter sidecut radii (tighter turns) are generally used for halfpipe riding while longer sidecut radii (wider turns) are used for freeride/alpine/racing riding.

 

Flex - The flexibility of a snowboard affects its handling and typically varies with the rider's weight. Usually a softer flex makes turning easier while a harder flex makes the board more stable at high speed. There is no standard way to quantify snowboard stiffness, but novices tend to prefer softer flex, racers stiffer flex, and everyone else something in between.

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Thanks for the information, comes usfull for my lil bro.  Peace
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Hey, what about stance width? :) I think its pretty important :)
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Stance width is personal preference.  Might want to start a little more than shoulder width apart and play with it from there.   For angles, most people start +15 degrees on the front and 0 on the back.  My personal preference is to duck the stance, so you may want to try +15/-3.  I ride mostly park and also both directions pretty comfortably, so I keep my stance a little wider, centered at 24", and the same angles for both feet, +15/-15.
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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Originally posted by Fearme

It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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It is a myth that the height of the rider dictates the length of the snowboard. Rather, snowboards correspond to the weight of the rider, and a board length should be selected so the rider falls in the middle of the manufacturer's weight range for that model and size.


I think you need to hold an in store clinic with a few select members of your company. They haven't grasped this concept yet.
 
I'm pretty sure that it's just been me and Brody disagreeing with this dog pile.  And, well, I'm not a staff.  So, that means that they only need to hold an in-store clinic with one staff.  And then maybe he can still teach a thing or two. 
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