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KNOW YOUR SURFBOARD SIZE
Determine your surfboard size
For good surfing, it is important to have the right equipment for your practice and your needs. Therefore, the size of the surfboard is a criteria that cannot be excluded from the list and that you have to consider to get the best equipment.
In addition to your surfing level, it is your size, so your weight and your height which will define the dimensions of your future surfboard. To have fun during Summer or to practice regularly in any conditions, the recommendations will not be the same. The quality of the equipment will provide you good feelings during your ride for a better practice.
The right size surfboard for you
Once the shape is selected, it's time to look at the size of the surfboard. Remember that the length of a board, from the top (the nose) to the bottom (the tail), is measured in feet with the correspondence: 1 foot = 30.48. From one board size to another, the feelings will be very different. Of course, the size of the board goes with your morphology but can also fluctuate according to your level. Overall, the right size means a better session in the water to get the most of surfing. Now you're ready to hit the waves!
With some training, you will be able to equip yourself with more powerful gear to evolve even more in this sport.
If you still have some doubts about your surfboard size, don't hesitate to contact our surfing experts by email at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org who will help you to finalize your choice.
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