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Hey, I'm a 6'0" 150 pound (give or take)...

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Hey, I'm a 6'0" 150 pound (give or take) male. I've got a 159 08/09 skate banana and it's great but i feel like i can't work it around as much as I want to. I mostly ride park, including rails boxes and jumps (i live in NJ so that's all there is), but i take it out to powder whenever i can. I'm between a 151 and a 154. Any help would be awesome.

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159 is way too big for you that could be part of the problem... you should be down around 151 for a park board

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go with the 51 if you want a playful board for park riding and ground tricks.
will also work in pow.
i'm 5ft8in and 150 pounds like you. i rode last season a 52 banana and a 54 trs btx. the 54 was a little stiff in my op. got a 51 trs btx this year and its perfect. butterable but also stable a speed. you should size down and got with the 52 banana or the 51 trs. 54 trs will be to stiff to be playfull. sell your 59. its def to long.

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id go 151 for park and 154 if you do a lil bit of everything