The Academy Team is a decent board that we would like to spend more time on. To us the 156 felt a little smaller for our specs. The 159 might be a better call. We were told it had a set back but it appears to have a centered stance in the specs.
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How This Review Happened: We had a couple of laps at a frantic manic demo day.