Is a 159 snowboard to big for me?

159 snowboards are typically made for male riders with average to large foot sizes. The board that you have has a waist of 25.4 cm. It is likely in the neighborhood of 26.4 at the inserts where you will ride.

How tall should you be to ride a 159 snowboard?

Snowboard Sizing Chart Based on Height

Rider Height (ft/in) Rider Height (cm) Snowboard Size (cm)
5’10” 178cm 154-159
5’11” 180cm 155-160
6′ 183cm 156-162
6’1″ 185cm 157-163

Can I ride a 159 snowboard?

Registered. you’ll be fine, I’m 6’6” 240 with size 15 boots and I ride a 161 wide, if i followed recommendations i would be riding some massive plank. 159 won’t affect you that much, and if you plan on hitting the park at all in the future you’ll want a shorter board.

What happens if your snowboard is too big?

The wrong size board could make your board harder to control than it should be, hindering your improvement as a rider. A board that is too long becomes difficult to manouvre, too short and it will become unstable to ride as your speed gets higher.

What is a 159 snowboard?

Riders of average size should check out the Frontier 159 or 162 cm. The Frontier 159 cm is a very versatile size. Lighter, smaller riders, or those looking for a shorter board for jumping, don’t miss the 152 or 156 cm. Those with big feet stick to the wide sizes.

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How tall should you be for a 156 snowboard?

Snowboard Sizing Chart Based on Height

Rider Height (ft/in) Rider Height (cm) Snowboard Size (cm)
5’11” 180cm 155-160
6′ 183cm 156-162
6’1″ 185cm 157-163
6’2″ 188cm 158-166

How tall is a 155 snowboard?

Snowboard Size Chart

Rider Height Range of Board Length (Centimeters)
5’8″ 147 -155cm
5’10” 154- 163cm
6’0″ 157-165cm
6’1″ 160-168cm