Rating: / 5
Stability at speed: 3.64 / 5
Hard snow performance: 3.53 / 5
Crud performance: 3.51 / 5
Forgiveness: 3.01 / 5
It cracked the top five in the test for quickly reacting to the slightest roll of the ankle and for its silky ride.
PLUS:Skied with accuracy during both long and short turns; flattened crud.
Didn't garner raves for powder; slight chatter on hardpack.
"If I had to bring one pair on a trip, this is it." -Craig Dillon