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Alex

Alex

Gender

Male

Height

5' 11"

Weight

165 lbs

Shoe Size

US 10.50

Skier Type

Type III - Aggressive

Ski Frequency:

50 - 99 days / year

My Skiing

I like to ski as much as I can year round.

My Gear

95-110 flex boots
95-115 wasted skis
mix of skins

Recent Posts

Awesome sunglasses. Originally purchased for running and have been using them a great deal touring. Lenses work great for the early hours and for shorter days but I carry a darker pair of lenses for spring and longer tours otherwise my eyes get pretty zapped. I have a pretty regular sized face/head and these fit great and have plenty of coverage for downhill so long as there isn't much precip or wind. I still am a big fan of carrying a few options for eye coverage.
I love these glasses. I actually had a prescription lens dropped in the frames which has worked really well. A great pair for long traverses and spring tours. You definitely lose the ventilation for high output days but my eyes are thankful for the coverage by mid afternoon on an especially sunny day.
A great read and well written. A good one for the library to go back and reference from time to time. Bruce Tremper is a very knowledgeable resource and really helps to dial in the spidey senses.
Picked up a pair of these to be my mid winter and deep day ski. Initially I paired with the SCARPA Maestrale which is a blast but have been skiing them with the Alien RS most recently and its an amazing match. These ski crud great, the shovel handles breakable crust without issue, obviously they are awesome in any fresh snow. The short turn radius makes them super responsive and the dampness of the new construction makes them light but not pingy. I always shied away from DPS because of cost but a couple mo...
Great batteries. Charge fast and I have had no issues with cold. I've been using these regularly for the last 3 seasons and have zero complaints.



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