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Elan Inspire


Elan Inspire

$849 incl EL9 11.0 bindings

Test length (cm): 158 Shape (mm tip-tail): 123/78/105
Turn radius: 14m @ 158cm Lengths: 146, 152, 160, 166
Comments: The recipe is right - good cruiser for improving intermediates; Sue. Really fits for cruisy skiers at medium to advanced level; Susie.
Verdict: They said it - cool choice for cruisy skiers.

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.