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Break the rules and jump into the next generation of balance training and experience the most progressive and advanced multi-directional balance training system out there! With 10 different board styles, multiple ball choices and budget options you can find the combo that fits your needs. Check out our Perfect Combos to see how to piece together your 10 in 1 Training System. Download our Price List and Buyer Guide

What Type Of Balance Board Will Fit You?

Original vs Starter Si Board. Which is the right balance board for you?

Kick Start Balance Board for Toddlers and Child Development

Turbo Si Board. Small balance board for travel, kids and small riders.

Freestyle balance board for medium size riders

Surf and Powder balance board for surf training and snowboard skills

Commando balance board for tall users


We're working on making the choice simpler for you! I know all the combos below can be overwhelming. Please contact us and we will get you started on the right path. Thanks for your patience. Contact Elysia at elysia@si-boards.com

Go to Buyer Guide to see a side by side comparison between board models. Download our Price List and Buyer Guide



What's In A Name?

Original:

The Original paved the way to create the most versatility and skillful balance board. We put our best foot forward using the highest quality materials and design features. Continuous rocker, sturdy multipurpose steel rails and boards to fit all rider heights.

Starter:

We created the Starter for growing kids, fitness on the go and limited budgets. Kids drooled to ride the Original boards but their feet were too small. The Starter series was born as a way to offer an economical balance board designed with adjustable rails and smaller ball options. Everybody can get Started on multi-directional balance training with these boards.

We're working on making the choice simpler for you!

Download our Price List and Buyer Guide I know all the combos below can be overwhelming. Please contact us and we will get you started on the right path. Thanks for your patience. Contact Elysia at elysia@si-boards.com

What is right for you? An Original Board or a Starter Board?


FEATURES:
ORIGINAL Boards STARTER Boards

Versatility
10 in 1- Create 10 Boards in 1 5 in 1- Create 5 Boards in 1

P
rice Range
$245 - $610 $150 - $250

Model Differences

Heavier Industrial
Versatile For Multiple Clients
Progressive Board With Bigger Motion

Lighter Travel/On The Go
Kids With Small Feet
Beginners Needing Less Tilt

Rail Type

Fixed Steel Raill 2" In Height
Attached By Urethane Blocks
Ability To Attach Resistance Bands

Urethane Rail 1" In Height
Attached Directly Under Board
Ability To Expand Rail And Detach

Rail Sizes

Small: 18" x 11"
Medium: 28" x 14"
Large: 36" x 14"

Small: 16" x 9"
Medium: 20" x 9"

Foot Space To Board End
4"

5.5" For Greater Range


Board Shape

Continuous Rocker, 9 ply
More Natural Weight Transfer

Flat, 11 ply

Weight Restrictions
Up To 400 Pounds Up To 225 Pounds

Balls Suggested

5" Small, 6.5" Medium,
8.5" Large, 10" Super Deluxe

3" Mini, 5" Small

Half Balls Suggested
6.5" Medium, 8.5" Large 5" Small, 6.5" Medium


Si Boards are designed for your individual needs and take height, weight, shoe size, sport training goals and budget into consideration. Below are common categories to consider when finding the right board for you. Here's a quick look.

MODEL TYPE AND FEATURES
ORIGINAL BOARD STARTER BOARD

Kick Start (18" x 10") KIDS

Ride Stance
Rail
Weight
Suggested Users
Not Available


18" x 10"
10" - 16"
4 pounds
3' to 4'

Turbo (27" x 15") SMALL

Ride Stance
Rail
Weight
Suggested Users


18" - 26"
Small 18" x 11"
7 pounds
5'- 6'


16" - 26"
Small 16" x 9"
7 pounds
4' - 6'

Freestyle (36" x 18") MEDIUM
Ride Stance
Rail
Weight
Suggested Users


28" - 34"
Medium 28" x 14"
12 pounds
5'4" to 6' and taller


20" - 34"
Medium 20" x 9"
10 pounds
4' to 6' and taller

Commando (45" x 19") LARGE
Ride Stance
Rail
Weight
Suggested Users


36" - 43"
Large 36" x 14"
15 pounds
5'4" to 6' and taller
Not Available

Surf (43" x 18") MEDIUM
Ride Stance
Rail
Weight
Suggested Users


28" x 38"
Medium 28" x 14"
12 pounds
5'4" to 6' and taller


20" x 38"
Medium 20" x 9"
11 pounds
4' to 6' and taller

Powder (41" x 15") SMALL
Ride Stance
Rail
Weight
Suggested Users


18" x 38"
Small 18" x 11"
10 pounds
5' to 6'


16" x 38"
Small 16" x 9"
10 pounds
4' to 6'


How Tall Are You?

3' - 4'
  • Kids Kick Start board
4' - 5'4"
  • Original boards: Turbo and Powder
  • Starter boards: all models
5'4' - 6'
  • Original boards: All models
  • Starter boards: all models
6' - and taller
  • Original boards: Freestyle, Surf, Commando
  • Starter boards: Freestyle, Surf

What Is Your Weight?

Under 220 lbs

  • All Original and Starter boards
Over 220 lbs
  • Original boards ONLY


What Is Your Shoe Size?

Kids shoes
  • All Starter boards
Adult Shoes
  • All Original and Starter boards


What Is Your Ride Stance Measurement?

Get into a comfortable squat stance and measure the distance from the outside of each foot. Do a few squats and side lunging within a comfortable range. We suggest a ride stance that matches your comfort.

  • 10" - 16": Kids Kick Start board
  • 16" - 26": Turbo Starter
  • 16" - 38": Powder Starter
  • 18" - 26": Turbo Original
  • 18" - 38": Powder Original
  • 20" - 34": Freestyle Starter
  • 20" - 38": Surf Starter
  • 28" - 34": Freestyle Original
  • 28" - 38": Surf Original
  • 36" - 43": Commando


Understanding
Ride Stance:

Some riders choose a larger board to develop strength while other choose a smaller board to develop quickness.

When Comparing Two Different Boards
  • The larger board will require greater leg strength and will ride slower.
  • The smaller board will require less leg strength and will ride faster requiring more coordination.


What Are Your Training Goals?


I want to develop leg strength and coordination:
  • Suggested a board that fits your ride stance.
I want to use the board predominantly for upper body moves:
  • Suggested a larger ball for range of motion.
I am not interested in riding a ball and will only use half balls:
  • Suggested a larger board.
I am still growing in height:
  • Suggested a Starter board with adjustable rail.
I am interested in doing tricks and advanced riding:
  • Strongly recommend an Original board.
I work with a variety of clients and skill levels:
  • Suggested a Freestyle board with ball and half ball


Ball Size And Speed:

Si Boards balls ride fast and responsive. You can place a padded carpet under the ball to slow the speed if you are a beginner. We suggest starting with a smaller ball and progressing to a larger one.

The Larger Ball:
  • Requires greater leg strength
  • Rides slow and smooth
  • Reduces ride space due to larger diameter
  • Provides more board tilt
  • Keeps you higher off the ground which may be uncomfortable for beginners
The Smaller Ball:
  • Requires less leg strength
  • Rides fast and quick
  • Keeps you closer to the ground to stop easier
  • Suggested for beginners


Board Size And Weight:

Si Boards come in a variety of sizes and weights which makes for a unique ride for all of them. Original boards are heavier compared to the Starter boards. In general heavier boards ride slower.

The Larger And Heavier Board:
  • Is smooth and flows into transitions
  • Requires greater leg strength to quickly carve a turn
  • Is more balanced feeling
The Smaller And Lighter Board:
  • Fast and whippy
  • Allows you to quickly move and turn
  • Requires less strength to control


Board Tilt:


This is the angle of the board when one side touches the ground and the other side rests on the ball. We suggest beginning riders start with smaller balls to reduce extreme board tilt.

Greater Board Tilt: (a larger ball)
  • Requires more ankle, knee and hip range of motion
  • Allows the rider to carve turns in more extreme angles
  • Increases the starting angle and strength needed to get started
Less Board Tilt: (a smaller ball)
  • Requires more fine tuning of the ankles, knees and hips to keep the board level
  • Allows the board to stop and ground easier


Forward And Backward Motion:


This motion requires greater coordination of your hips and feet and can feel awkward at first. Greater forward and backward motion increases the difficulty.
  • Original boards have more forward and backward motion due to a wider rail size.
  • Starter boards are suggested for riders with small feet to control the motion.

Rail Height:


Rail height help contains the ball under the board. If you plan on practicing tricks or advanced moves we suggest an Original board with the steel rail. We do not suggest practicing tricks on a Starter board due to the shortened rail height and hardness of balls.