2/23/2018
 
Hey Tim! As far as I know, yes! Not sure if the needs of the checklist have updated, but as of last year (2017) it was compliant!
2/23/2018
 
Hey Marc! Nice! The Objective is a fantastic ski for what you're talking about (definitely the most popular ski among the employees here, for what it's worth). I think you could go either way, the 171 or even 164. I am 5' 9" and ski the 164 as a mountaineering ski. It's a bit short when skiing really fast corn or deep powder and that's where the 171 would come into play but as a steep ski, the short length is really appealing. Keep in mind that even if the 178cm skis short, you still have to carry, kick t...
2/22/2018
 
Hey Ron! Should be 102mm!
2/22/2018
 
Hey Ryan! I'd go with a Large! I'm 5' 9" and 130lbs and tried the medium and it was a pretty comfortable race fit. My torso is pretty long and my legs are pretty short though. Torso length felt good, but coulda been tighter. Leg length was no issue at all though, they could have been shorter. Holy cow though this is for sure my favorite skin suit, the construction and layout are impeccable.
2/21/2018
 
Hey Matt! The Backland 95 seems more like a powerful bruiser and the MTN Explore 95 is more of a technique-based steep or powder ski. If you wanna go fast and charge, the Backland 95 is probably your ticket. If you want to go fast in soft snow and like to execute some technical turns on hard snow, the MTN Explore 95 is probably more up your alley.