|Boat Speed||26-30 mph||34-36 mph|
How do I know what size water skis to buy?
Most Combo skis should be picked based upon the rider’s weight. Under 120 lbs – Children who are less than 120 lbs should use skis that are around 54 to 59 inches long. Skis at 54 to 59 inches will give children the speed and stability that someone at this age will need.
What slalom ski should I buy?
► For beginners, wide skis are ideal. This type of slalom ski is significantly wider than traditional slalom skis.
Slalom Water Ski Sizing.
|Rider Weight (lbs.)||Average Boat Speed (mph)||Ski Size (in.)|
|95 – 120||30 – 34||63 – 64|
|115 – 140||30 – 34||64 – 66|
|135 – 160||30 – 34||65 – 66|
|155 – 180||30 – 34||67 – 68|
What is the best speed for slalom water skiing?
For average size women, the best speeds are between 24 MPH to 28 MPH. Many times advanced open-water skiers (never skied a course) have progressed to speed well above those used in the course. For men, the top speed used in the slalom course is 36 MPH and for women the top speed is 34 MPH.
What is a good slalom water ski?
Top 10 Best Slalom Water Skis Reviewed
- HO Syndicate V-Type R Slalom Waterski.
- HO Sports Carbon EVO Slalom Sk.
- HO Sports Omni Slalom Waterski.
- O’Brien Impulse Slalom Waterski.
- HO Sports Women’s Freeride Slalom Waterski.
- Connelly Carbon V Slalom Waterski.
- CWB Connelly Big Daddy Slalom Waterski.
How long should my slalom ski be?
Slalom Ski Size Chart
|Lbs. – Weight||26-30 MPH||30-34 MPH|
How do you pick a slalom ski length?
Use the guidelines below for selecting the right size skis based on weight, ability, and terrain.
Sizing Guide for Race Skis.
|Slalom Ski Length||GS Ski Length (cm)||Weight (lbs.)|
How many knots do you need for water skiing?
Ideal Boat Speeds by Water Activity
|Jump Skiing||24-35 mph|