Mackenzie Rizio


Job Title: Student at UVM
Ski Ability: Expert
Years XC Skiing: 18
Average # of Days per Year: 100+
Preferred XC Skiing: Classic
What does your ideal day look like? A nice Nordic ski in the morning, then a nap and a movie.
Current Nordic ski(s) of choice: Fischer
Boots used for test: Fischer
Other hobbies/sports: Sewing, mountain biking
Most important gear for Nordic skiing: My race onesie
Most memorable moment on skis: When I went skiing in the Dolomites, 60 degrees, sunny, and 10 feet of snow.

Skis Tested

2020 Alpina Control 64E NW Premium

Dimensions: 64/52/60 mm Lengths: 165, 175, 185, 195 cm

2020 Alpina Control 64NW Premium

Dimensions: 64/52/60 Lengths: 165, 175, 185, 195 cm

2020 Alpina Frontier S Skin Premium

Dimensions: 50/45/48 mm Lengths: 166, 174, 182, 190 cm

2020 Fischer Affinity Crown My Style

Dimensions: 60/52/58 mm Lengths: 164, 169, 174 cm

2020 Fischer Carbonlite Skate Plus

Dimensions: 41/44/44 mm Lengths: 171, 176, 181, 186, 191 cm

2020 Fischer Twin Skin Superlite EF

Dimensions: 48/44/46 mm Lengths: 179, 184, 189, 194, 199 cm

2020 Rossignol Delta Comp R-Skin

Dimensions: 40/44/44/44 Lengths: 186, 191, 198, 203, 208 mm

2020 Rossignol EVO Glade 59

Dimensions: 59/55/60 mm Lengths: 166, 176, 186, 196 cm

2020 Rossignol EVO OT 65

Dimensions: 65/53/60 mm Lengths: 165, 175, 185, 195 cm

2020 Rossignol X-Ium Skating Premium S1

Dimensions: 40/44/43/43 mm Lengths: 174, 181, 187, 193 cm

2020 Rossignol X-IUM Skating Premium S2

Dimensions: 40/44/43/43 Lengths: 174, 181, 187, 193 cm

2020 Salomon RS 8 Skate

Dimensions: 42/44/43/45 mm Lengths: 174, 179, 186, 191 cm