Month: October 2019

2020 SKI COMPARISONS: WOMEN'S ~100 MM ALL MOUNTAIN SKI GUIDE

Following up last week’s comparison of ~90mm Women’s skis, we’re excited to bring you our 5th comparison guide of the 2020 season: Comparing ~100mm Women’s All Mountain Skis! In this helpful guide, we’ll take a closer look at 13 different women’s skis that share a similar waist width, but offer a wide range of personalities, from the hard charging 2020 K2 Mindbender 98 Ti Alliance, to the playful 2020 Elan Ripstick 102 W, and everything in between! If you’re interested in picking up a pair of ~100mm Women’s Skis this season, we urge you to utilize this helpful comparison guide to ensure you’re making the right choice!

Top Five Fridays: October 25th, 2019

This week in ski news, we find ourselves right on the cusp of ski season as this week’s news cycle was dominated by storylines of related to the start of the season. To start, we’ll share with you which North American resorts are officially open for the season, as well as which ones are expected to open soon. Plus, we’ll preview this week’s upcoming FIS World Cup Ski Race which kicks off the 2019-2020 ski season, while also sharing another story related to the start of ski season in the alps. From there, we’ll share an interesting yet disheartening story from Cody Townsend’s experience filming his series, “The Fifty,” before rounding out with the best edits of the week! Click through to learn more!

2020 Ski Comparisons: Women's 90 mm All Mountain Ski Guide

Moving right along in our 2020 Ski Comparison series, we finally have an article that we think a majority of women are going to love: a comparison of ~90mm Women’s All Mountain skis! Much like the men’s segment, the ~90mm Women’s All Mountain ski category is one of the most competitive types of skis for manufacturers to sell, which means each ski gets it’s own personality in an effort to make it stand out from the bunch. This, of course, can make it tricky to decide which ski is the perfect match for you. It’s for precisely that reason that we’re excited to share our 2020 ~90mm Women’s All Mountain Ski Comparison. Click in and enjoy!

2020 Ski Comparisons: Men's 95 - 100mm All Mountain Ski Guide

As you likely know by now, we're in the midst of our annual ski comparison season, where we put together a series of ski guides comparing and contrasting numerous seemingly similar skis. So far we've tackled Men's ~90mm All Mountain Skis, and Men's 100-110mm Freeride skis. This week, we're excited to bring you the third installment, which features a comparison of 18 different 95-100mm Men's All Mountain skis. If you're considering a ski from this category for this upcoming season, be sure to check out this helpful comparison guide!

Top Five Fridays: October 18, 2019

This week in ski news, we’ve got a grab bag of highlights, as our updates range from recognition and competition, to climate and culture change. To kick things off, we’ll share with you a couple of recent honors bestowed upon Mikaela Shifrrin and Lindsey Vonn before bringing you roster updates from the Freeride World Tour. Then, we’ll recap Vail’s EpicPromise Report before ending the week with an excellent read from SkiRacing.com. Find out all you need to know from this week in skiing in this week’s Top 5 Friday!