Type III+ - Expert
50 - 99 days / year
East coast backcountry adventures, Skimo racing, occasional trips for actual ski mountaineering, Nordic
Pierre Gignoux boots, hagan race skis, hagan ultra binding
Scarpa alien 1.0, hagan ultra, ultra binding
Fischer travers boot, fischer transalp 90, speed turn
Thanks! That's exactly what I wanted to know.
Curious why you guys stocked these but not the 78s? Is it just that they'd be redundant with the other
Didn't think I'd ever wear anything other than my R1, but I've been finding myself grabbing this more and more. It's a bit thinner, but fuzzier, waffle grid fleece than an R1 (grid is smaller/tigher as well). The hood is lined, which I find a bit bulky, but if you're a hood person you might like the additional warmth. I wish it was a little snugger until the helmet. I find it bulky underneath but too small to pull over. The chest pocket should be a bit bigger to get phone in and out. I have an older iphone ...
Hey guys, Any chance replacement heel forks for these exist? Thanks, -Brian
These skis are an improvement over the previous generation X-races with the square tip, particularly in firmer conditions, as they seem stiffer and can really hold an edge. They're basically a mini ultra, which is also a big improvement over the previous generation cirrus. The mini abs sidewall is great as well and should improve durability. I had sidewall separation on the older x race, cirrus, and have seen it on atomics too which are all cap construction. While I was able to epoxy them all and extend the...