How big should a wakeboard be?
Wakeboard Sizing Chart
|Rider Weight (lb)||Rider Weight (kg)||Wakeboard Length|
|Up to 130lbs||Up to 59kgs||128 – 132cm|
|Up to 150lbs||Up to 68kgs||131 – 136cm|
|Up to 170lbs||Up to 77kgs||134 – 140cm|
|Up to 190lbs||Up to 86kgs||135 – 142cm|
What size wakeboard is best for beginners?
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Wakeboard Size Chart.
|Length Of Wakeboard||Weight Of Rider|
|Under 130cm||Under 95lbs|
What size wakeboard do pros ride?
Most pros are riding around 140. Definitely understand both above posts. I was just curious on the smaller boards, I would never attempt to ride anything smaller than a 138. But I am strongly considering the 138 hoping to have a little bit of a lighter board and still maintain a fast board.
What happens if a wakeboard is too big?
A wakeboard too big for your size and skill level will feel cumbersome and you will not manage to maneuver with it well. If you go for a wakeboard that is too small for your height, you lose control and stability. An inappropriate wakeboard will limit the tricks you can perform on water.
How do I choose a wakeboard?
10 Tips for Choosing a Wakeboard
- Bring Your Own Board. If you really want to excel, it’s important to have your own wakeboard. …
- Check The Label. …
- Match Up Sizes. …
- Get Under The Skin. …
- Know Your Style. …
- Rock On (Or Off) …
- Find The Fin. …
- Investigate The Shape.
Do you need boots to wakeboard?
For an easier ride, you should invest in a board with a continuous rocker. Don’t forget to get yourself a pair of wakeboarding boots, properly known as bindings. You can’t just wear any old pair of boots, they have to be locked into place during your ride on your wakeboard.
Can a smaller person use a bigger wakeboard?
In general, anyone can ride any shape wakeboard as long as it is large enough. Some shapes make it easier to learn, but a “beginner” should not shy away from an “advanced” board shape. Likewise, an “advanced” rider will not necessarily be restrained by riding a “beginner” board shape.
What size Hyperlite wakeboard do I need?
Men’s Hyperlite Wakeboard Size Chart – 2021
|Board||Length (cm)||Rider Weight (lbs)|
|Union||134||Up to 160|
|138||Up to 180|