Rating: / 5
Stability at speed: 3.80 / 5
Hard snow performance: 3.50 / 5
Crud performance: 3.53 / 5
Forgiveness: 2.60 / 5
The RX 9 blurs the boundary between a pure carver and an all-mountain cruiser. A wider waist (by 3 mm) than the RX8
Hard-snow turns feel as stable as riding rails, but you can confidently venture off-piste.??
Still, not a short-turn carver. ??
"Like your carves to go down the hill more than across? The RX9 will short-circuit your altimeter."