Rating: / 5
Stability at speed: 3.40 / 5
Hard snow performance: 3.50 / 5
Crud performance: 2.70 / 5
Forgiveness: 3.35 / 5
The 9S is one of the most powerful skis in the group, but it smothers vibrations so well that it turns cleanly and precisely at all times. Edging is solid and sure, and it sticks like glue on ice.??
A bit sluggish for those who prefer a snappy slalom ski. ??
"Maintains contact like a magnet on a steel mountain."