Ski Tests Carve/groomer skis

Elan Amphibio 12


Elan Amphibio 12

$1090 incl ELX 11 binding

Test length (cm): 178 Shape (mm tip-tail): 123/72/105
Turn radius: 16m @ 178cm Lengths: 160, 168, 176
Comments: Stable, cruisy all rounder; Kent. Solid edgehold for the piste, narrow waist narrows its versatility; Shane.
Verdict: Solid choice but certainly leans towards the piste.

theSKImag ratings
Stability: Turns:  
Liveliness: Short
Versatility: Med
Edge grip: Long
       
Snow:   Skier type:  
Powder Corduroy cruiser
Crud Supertrail carver
Heavy All mt adventurer
Corduroy Powder hunter
Ice Bump tragic
  Park/pipe

 

jim darby/the snow biz
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arnie wilson/from the alps
Life is full of ironies. The Alps got the snow and Russia got the Olympics.

go flip/flip byrnes
Meet the fashion victims; a whole winter world of them.


There's a lot to like about ski lifts, and the people who make them.

Life is full of ironies. The Alps got the snow and Russia got the Olympics.

Meet the fashion victims; a whole winter world of them.