A lot of surfing comes down to what's going on in your head
Those fins are big or stiff ? Well then they are
Like pointy nose , like round nose ? Whatever you like will probably surf better for you
I have found round noses can have a bit of in predictability factor to them . off the bottom and in turns
The term bouncy comes to mind
yeah good point about what's in your head. I feel like the longer nose makes me subconsciously shuffle forward, hindering ability to turn.
I'm gunna shape the board with pointy nose and give it a solid shot for a few months and see how it feels. If I don't like I'll just go back to my
For me the round noses feel great frontside, can't pick any faults, haven't really encountered the not penetrating the lip issue frontside, however backside I have and also feel like I dig rails on backhand bottom turns more than I should.