|Overall Rating||Pretty Good|
|Riding Level||Intermediate - Advanced|
|Fits Boot size (US)||Women's, 8-10|
|Camber Profile||Flat to Rocker|
|Approx. Weight||Feels Heavy|
|On Snow Feel|
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Gilson Nirvana 2020 Review by The Good Ride
The Gilson Nirvana is their freestyle deck for women. It has a flat to rocker camber, a medium soft flex, and their 3D base soft edge. It makes for a super loose ride at lower edge angles, and a very locked in ride when using a high edge angle. The Nirvana has a longer effective edge and it’s recommended that you size down because if feels and rides slightly bigger than it actually is.
Gilson boards have a very unique way of riding, and it takes a bit to get used to. But they are fun boards, and if you are looking for a new view on riding this could be a fun way to go.
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How This Review Happened: We borrowed this for an extended demo and then returned it.
Conditions: Spring conditions, hard pack/icy in the morning, slush in afternoon
Boots: Vans Ferra
Bindings: Union Milan & Union Contact
Set Up: 15 front -15 back 20″ wide
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