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Data

Numeric Data

Ski Canada has begun posting the numeric data behind the 2010 Test results. This is the scoring taken from testers’ cards and averaged for each model of ski. Scoring is from 1 to 10 (best). Scores are averaged from all testers scores.

Definition of chart categories.

Recommendations columns are skier weight, ability, usual snow conditions and style.

Characteristics columns are initiation, edge grip, stability, versatility, short and long radius.

Overall: how the tester rated the ski subjectively.

Average: Calculation of tester scores as an average. Skis are sorted in the charts by average score, high to low.

Tune: tester evaluation of the ski’s tune

Expert All-Mountain – Men

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Head Peak 826.18.55.15.58.58.38.58.69.08.68.99.08.78.8
Atomic Crimson Ti7.58.65.57.27.88.78.58.18.07.58.58.58.28.7
Salomon Fury6.08.25.75.58.28.28.28.27.87.98.08.28.18.6
Rossignol Avenger 82Ti6.28.45.96.37.58.68.27.77.87.98.58.18.18.6
Volkl Unlimited AC507.48.66.06.77.28.88.37.47.67.28.37.97.88.7
Fischer Heat5.67.76.76.17.97.86.77.87.17.97.47.47.58.3
K2 Explorer5.67.15.05.27.57.36.87.66.97.47.37.07.27.8
Prior Original5.66.83.14.97.35.66.07.55.37.16.16.16.47.3
Ogasaka E-Turn X5.46.46.24.66.76.06.06.75.66.36.46.16.26.9
Liberty Hazmat5.86.83.55.66.15.45.75.85.15.26.25.35.66.9

Expert All Mountain – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Atomic 7th Heaven5.17.15.45.88.18.27.68.28.08.38.08.18.18.8
Volkl Attiva Aurora6.47.24.66.48.38.08.28.27.88.17.97.98.18.9
K2 Lotta Luv M14.56.14.35.08.37.67.78.77.88.17.57.77.99.0
Head Wild One6.78.34.46.37.17.97.47.97.47.67.77.67.68.6
Ogasaka E-Turn X5.37.05.25.77.77.97.77.77.17.07.87.47.59.1
Salomon Fury6.37.44.47.17.37.77.97.27.46.88.27.67.59.0
Fischer Vapor4.76.24.84.97.67.37.67.26.87.07.27.27.28.8
Prior Sister5.96.63.14.97.16.27.17.16.47.26.16.86.89.0
Liberty Jinks6.66.03.26.35.95.46.96.35.65.96.76.16.18.0

Adventure All-Mountain – Men

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Fischer Watea 786.37.05.46.67.97.77.77.87.87.77.98.27.88.8
Head Peak 785.86.25.84.97.98.07.77.77.97.77.67.97.88.2
Volkl Unlimited AC 307.98.37.68.17.09.08.67.17.16.78.98.17.88.4
Atomic Blackeye Ti7.27.16.36.67.08.37.96.97.46.98.27.47.58.1
Rossignol Phantom SC5.97.04.85.77.67.47.17.67.17.67.27.27.37.7
K2 Recon5.65.95.44.87.66.76.47.67.77.67.07.17.27.7
Salomon Tornado Ti6.06.96.45.47.28.06.37.56.87.76.96.97.17.4
Ogasaka CC 8.0 5.46.25.25.17.36.15.76.34.96.86.15.86.27.1

Adventure All-Mountain – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Head Great One4.95.45.34.47.67.87.38.37.87.56.88.07.68.5
Fischer KOA 784.95.54.65.57.27.37.47.58.27.67.27.97.58.7
Atomic 7th Heaven 765.35.66.24.96.9/TD>7.57.07.86.77.47.97.37.38.5
Rossignol Voodoo SC 806.36.65.56.16.67.58.07.46.86.67.57.57.28.7
Salomon Diamond6.76.35.36.06.66.88.07.06.87.07.67.57.28.4
K2 Free Luv4.44.95.14.17.26.97.07.37.47.46.57.27.18.3
Volkl Attiva Tierra4.94.76.24.56.27.46.16.76.57.45.86.86.68.2
Ogasaka CC 8.0 Powder Girl6.86.05.96.85.46.26.66.35.65.86.76.06.17.6

Big Mountain – Men

 

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Atomic Savage Ti6.68.04.75.97.88.38.37.57.77.08.18.17.98.3
Head John 945.67.04.14.67.27.16.87.27.47.07.37.37.28.1
Volkl Mantra5.57.54.75.66.87.47.07.16.86.57.67.37.17.6
Rossignol Phantom 976.27.44.36.06.87.27.76.26.26.37.87.47.07.9
Fischer Watea 947.27.54.36.36.17.27.45.25.75.37.96.76.47.7
Salomon Shogun5.77.43.45.46.56.46.56.66.25.96.86.46.46.5
K2 ObSETHed6.87.13.86.26.47.07.25.85.45.67.06.66.47.6
Liberty Helix6.77.43.76.25.96.46.35.75.65.76.16.16.06.3
BSI Valhalla4.86.43.84.86.05.75.66.25.66.25.65.85.86.8
Prior Overlord6.67.52.45.85.25.56.34.94.04.36.15.65.26.8
Ogasaka CC 9.77.07.93.66.35.34.15.34.44.24.75.64.84.84.6
RECOMMENDATIONSCHARACTERISTICS

Big Mountain – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Head John 945.17.64.45.77.68.08.38.38.27.78.48.58.18.9
Atomic Elysian5.07.44.05.56.66.97.58.17.37.38.17.87.58.3
K2 Missbehaved5.27.23.45.57.57.58.17.76.96.77.78.07.58.8
Fischer Watea 946.27.53.96.17.17.38.07.26.56.78.48.17.49.0
Volkl Aura4.66.54.14.87.47.57.07.97.37.17.27.97.49.0
Rossignol Phantom 976.17.53.55.87.37.46.76.86.96.57.57.37.18.1
Salomon Geisha5.15.84.24.76.57.26.97.17.57.17.27.17.18.7
Prior Overlord6.58.01.56.56.26.57.87.44.25.26.57.56.48.5
Ogasaka CC 9.77.27.23.27.05.64.56.45.74.75.56.35.85.67.6
BSI Valhalla6.77.33.17.14.75.75.84.84.44.55.85.45.27.2

On-Piste Cruisers – Men

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersa-tilityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Atomic D2 VF7.68.57.57.68.49.08.77.97.97.98.98.48.48.9
Volkl Tigershark 117.68.77.57.57.99.18.97.87.67.59.08.58.39.0
Head Icon 806.98.47.86.48.28.78.97.57.77.08.88.48.29.1
Salomon 24 Hour6.28.37.95.48.08.57.97.87.27.78.07.87.99.1
K2 Crossfire MX6.07.06.55.48.07.87.28.07.77.97.37.47.78.0
Fischer Progressor 9+5.97.77.35.57.47.26.87.16.87.27.06.97.17.4
Ogasaka Keos RF6.17.17.26.26.97.27.06.26.06.07.36.76.77.1

On-Piste Cruisers – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Volkl Attiva Fuego5.06.76.44.98.68.68.38.48.48.67.98.48.48.9
Salomon 24 Hour6.27.66.66.27.98.68.67.77.77.78.78.38.29.0
K2 Burnin Luv4.26.65.74.38.07.87.58.37.68.08.27.87.98.9
Atomic D2 VF7.07.96.97.27.38.38.57.37.57.58.47.87.89.2
Rossignol Classic 80 Ti6.28.57.16.77.98.67.97.17.27.48.37.77.85.7
Head Icon 805.97.67.36.26.88.48.46.76.66.38.57.27.48.4
Ogasaka Keos RF6.07.37.05.77.37.97.96.66.77.08.47.47.48.6
Fischer Progressor 9+4.26.06.33.87.07.36.47.56.77.67.37.17.18.8

Data

Numeric Data

Ski Canada has begun posting the numeric data behind the 2010 Test results. This is the scoring taken from testers’ cards and averaged for each model of ski. Scoring is from 1 to 10 (best). Scores are averaged from all testers scores.

Definition of chart categories.

Recommendations columns are skier weight, ability, usual snow conditions and style.

Characteristics columns are initiation, edge grip, stability, versatility, short and long radius.

Overall: how the tester rated the ski subjectively.

Average: Calculation of tester scores as an average. Skis are sorted in the charts by average score, high to low.

Tune: tester evaluation of the ski’s tune

Expert All-Mountain – Men

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Head Peak 826.18.55.15.58.58.38.58.69.08.68.99.08.78.8
Atomic Crimson Ti7.58.65.57.27.88.78.58.18.07.58.58.58.28.7
Salomon Fury6.08.25.75.58.28.28.28.27.87.98.08.28.18.6
Rossignol Avenger 82Ti6.28.45.96.37.58.68.27.77.87.98.58.18.18.6
Volkl Unlimited AC507.48.66.06.77.28.88.37.47.67.28.37.97.88.7
Fischer Heat5.67.76.76.17.97.86.77.87.17.97.47.47.58.3
K2 Explorer5.67.15.05.27.57.36.87.66.97.47.37.07.27.8
Prior Original5.66.83.14.97.35.66.07.55.37.16.16.16.47.3
Ogasaka E-Turn X5.46.46.24.66.76.06.06.75.66.36.46.16.26.9
Liberty Hazmat5.86.83.55.66.15.45.75.85.15.26.25.35.66.9

Expert All Mountain – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Atomic 7th Heaven5.17.15.45.88.18.27.68.28.08.38.08.18.18.8
Volkl Attiva Aurora6.47.24.66.48.38.08.28.27.88.17.97.98.18.9
K2 Lotta Luv M14.56.14.35.08.37.67.78.77.88.17.57.77.99.0
Head Wild One6.78.34.46.37.17.97.47.97.47.67.77.67.68.6
Ogasaka E-Turn X5.37.05.25.77.77.97.77.77.17.07.87.47.59.1
Salomon Fury6.37.44.47.17.37.77.97.27.46.88.27.67.59.0
Fischer Vapor4.76.24.84.97.67.37.67.26.87.07.27.27.28.8
Prior Sister5.96.63.14.97.16.27.17.16.47.26.16.86.89.0
Liberty Jinks6.66.03.26.35.95.46.96.35.65.96.76.16.18.0

Adventure All-Mountain – Men

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Fischer Watea 786.37.05.46.67.97.77.77.87.87.77.98.27.88.8
Head Peak 785.86.25.84.97.98.07.77.77.97.77.67.97.88.2
Volkl Unlimited AC 307.98.37.68.17.09.08.67.17.16.78.98.17.88.4
Atomic Blackeye Ti7.27.16.36.67.08.37.96.97.46.98.27.47.58.1
Rossignol Phantom SC5.97.04.85.77.67.47.17.67.17.67.27.27.37.7
K2 Recon5.65.95.44.87.66.76.47.67.77.67.07.17.27.7
Salomon Tornado Ti6.06.96.45.47.28.06.37.56.87.76.96.97.17.4
Ogasaka CC 8.0 5.46.25.25.17.36.15.76.34.96.86.15.86.27.1

Adventure All-Mountain – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Head Great One4.95.45.34.47.67.87.38.37.87.56.88.07.68.5
Fischer KOA 784.95.54.65.57.27.37.47.58.27.67.27.97.58.7
Atomic 7th Heaven 765.35.66.24.96.9/TD>7.57.07.86.77.47.97.37.38.5
Rossignol Voodoo SC 806.36.65.56.16.67.58.07.46.86.67.57.57.28.7
Salomon Diamond6.76.35.36.06.66.88.07.06.87.07.67.57.28.4
K2 Free Luv4.44.95.14.17.26.97.07.37.47.46.57.27.18.3
Volkl Attiva Tierra4.94.76.24.56.27.46.16.76.57.45.86.86.68.2
Ogasaka CC 8.0 Powder Girl6.86.05.96.85.46.26.66.35.65.86.76.06.17.6

Big Mountain – Men

 

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Atomic Savage Ti6.68.04.75.97.88.38.37.57.77.08.18.17.98.3
Head John 945.67.04.14.67.27.16.87.27.47.07.37.37.28.1
Volkl Mantra5.57.54.75.66.87.47.07.16.86.57.67.37.17.6
Rossignol Phantom 976.27.44.36.06.87.27.76.26.26.37.87.47.07.9
Fischer Watea 947.27.54.36.36.17.27.45.25.75.37.96.76.47.7
Salomon Shogun5.77.43.45.46.56.46.56.66.25.96.86.46.46.5
K2 ObSETHed6.87.13.86.26.47.07.25.85.45.67.06.66.47.6
Liberty Helix6.77.43.76.25.96.46.35.75.65.76.16.16.06.3
BSI Valhalla4.86.43.84.86.05.75.66.25.66.25.65.85.86.8
Prior Overlord6.67.52.45.85.25.56.34.94.04.36.15.65.26.8
Ogasaka CC 9.77.07.93.66.35.34.15.34.44.24.75.64.84.84.6
RECOMMENDATIONSCHARACTERISTICS

Big Mountain – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Head John 945.17.64.45.77.68.08.38.38.27.78.48.58.18.9
Atomic Elysian5.07.44.05.56.66.97.58.17.37.38.17.87.58.3
K2 Missbehaved5.27.23.45.57.57.58.17.76.96.77.78.07.58.8
Fischer Watea 946.27.53.96.17.17.38.07.26.56.78.48.17.49.0
Volkl Aura4.66.54.14.87.47.57.07.97.37.17.27.97.49.0
Rossignol Phantom 976.17.53.55.87.37.46.76.86.96.57.57.37.18.1
Salomon Geisha5.15.84.24.76.57.26.97.17.57.17.27.17.18.7
Prior Overlord6.58.01.56.56.26.57.87.44.25.26.57.56.48.5
Ogasaka CC 9.77.27.23.27.05.64.56.45.74.75.56.35.85.67.6
BSI Valhalla6.77.33.17.14.75.75.84.84.44.55.85.45.27.2

On-Piste Cruisers – Men

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersa-tilityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Atomic D2 VF7.68.57.57.68.49.08.77.97.97.98.98.48.48.9
Volkl Tigershark 117.68.77.57.57.99.18.97.87.67.59.08.58.39.0
Head Icon 806.98.47.86.48.28.78.97.57.77.08.88.48.29.1
Salomon 24 Hour6.28.37.95.48.08.57.97.87.27.78.07.87.99.1
K2 Crossfire MX6.07.06.55.48.07.87.28.07.77.97.37.47.78.0
Fischer Progressor 9+5.97.77.35.57.47.26.87.16.87.27.06.97.17.4
Ogasaka Keos RF6.17.17.26.26.97.27.06.26.06.07.36.76.77.1

On-Piste Cruisers – Women

Skier weightSkier abilityCondi- tionsSkier styleInitiationEdge gripStabilityAgilityVersati- lityShort radiusLong radiusOverallAVGTune
Volkl Attiva Fuego5.06.76.44.98.68.68.38.48.48.67.98.48.48.9
Salomon 24 Hour6.27.66.66.27.98.68.67.77.77.78.78.38.29.0
K2 Burnin Luv4.26.65.74.38.07.87.58.37.68.08.27.87.98.9
Atomic D2 VF7.07.96.97.27.38.38.57.37.57.58.47.87.89.2
Rossignol Classic 80 Ti6.28.57.16.77.98.67.97.17.27.48.37.77.85.7
Head Icon 805.97.67.36.26.88.48.46.76.66.38.57.27.48.4
Ogasaka Keos RF6.07.37.05.77.37.97.96.66.77.08.47.47.48.6
Fischer Progressor 9+4.26.06.33.87.07.36.47.56.77.67.37.17.18.8

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