Ski Tests Chix Twin Tips

Elan Twist


Elan Twist

$599 skis only

Test length (cm): 161 Shape (mm tip-tail): 116/84/111
Turn radius: 15m @ 161cm Lengths: 156, 161, 166, 171
Comments: Softer flex pitches this one at improving skiers; Navena. Soft and supple for the teens but doesn't like to be pushed on the groomed; Joanna.
Verdict: Better choice for younger and developing skiers; outstanding at the price.

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

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.