1. RensVDW

    I need some advice : bindings on Atomic Redster S9 19/20

    Hello, I tested the Atomic Redster S9 ski last season and I'm planning on buying them. I see a difference in bindings from Atomic: X12 TL GW and X14 TL GW. The website from Atomic gives a quite similar explanation for both of the bindings, so that doesn't make me much smarter in this...
  2. Tim Hedin

    SKiBoot RX is back!

    SkiBoot Rx has returned to I am excited to be back and offer to the members of the best deals on all of your ski equipment. Skiboot Rx is not a big mega shop with a huge internet presence, in fact, square footage size we are a very small shop. SkiBoot Rx is owned by a...
  3. mallthus

    Changing The Brakes on Salomon X16 Lab

    So, I've got a line on some Salomon X16 Lab bindings, which appeal to me both for the DIN range and their VAR system (I used to ski on Ess bindings exclusively back in the day), but they've only got 70mm brakes and I'm planning to mount them to a ski with a 97mm waist. A lot of bindings have...
  4. FairToMiddlin

    Comparison Review A Layman's Look at 2020 Skis

    Atomic Redster X9 Dimensions: 114-65.5-99.5 Radius: [email protected] Sizes: 169, 175, 181 Size tested: 175 Design: Carryover Atomic’s cheater GS is very strong, reminiscent of the XT from four or five-ish years ago. Kind of a one-trick pony, it wants to aggressively lay trenches, and that’s about...
  5. S

    Rossignol or Atomic

    Iam looking for ski boots, my candidates are: Atomic HAWX PRIME 100 or Rossignol ALLTRACK PRO 100 X This will be my first ski boots. I have been many time in store, both of them fit very well on my foots, I feel them comfortable. But I cannot decide. Can anyone have any advice which ones are...
  6. B

    Atomic Hawx Prime 120S or Nordica Speed Machine 130

    Hi everyone, this is my first topic on the forum. Firstly i would like to apologize for my language mistakes, im still learning :) I find two ski boots which are fit very good to my foot Atomic Hawx Prime 120S and Nordica Speed Machine 130, both models from 2018/19 season. I think atomic is...
  7. Noodler

    Who owns who? Current ski company ownership

    I've lost track of which ski companies are in which company "families". I've searched, but not coming up with an accurate updated picture of how things currently are with the parent companies and their brands. Anyone have a reference source with the answers?
  8. benny

    Adviced on buying first pair of skis

    Hey guys. I want to buy my first skis. In i have been in Val Thorens 2 weeks ago, and tried a few skis. My height is 165 cm (5’5), weight 72kg(158 lb) and my skill level (according to an esf instructor) is level 3 (advanced). I’m searching for all mountain skis that I will enjoy to carve with...
  9. WhiskySnowy

    Descision Help - Fischer RC4 The Curv Ti - Head Supershape i.Magnum - Atomic Redster X7

    Hey guys, let me give you some backstory I'm 15 but im 6'4" and about 210. I've been renting skis for ages because I am still growing However, i think that it is about time that i get myself a pair of skis. My ski buddy is in the Jiminy Peak Race Team, and I took his skiing style and i have...
  10. T

    Question about equipment for a HS Racer

    Hi, new member here, and the father of a new high school racer. My son's experience prior to this high school season was limited to Nastar and a few light race camps. He is 15, 5'11" and 170lbs. He needs GS skis and I found a great deal on the following: Atomic Redster Doubledeck WC GS in...
  11. K

    New ski help Enforcer 93 vs Brahma vs Vantage 90CTI

    I'm looking to get a new set for this upcoming season. I've skied Atomics most of my adult life and like the way they hold on the East coast snow/ice, but the Smoke Ti(s) are getting long in the tooth and I thought I'd upgrade. So, reading all kinds of reviews and talking with more...
  12. Philpug

    Amer Sports purchases Armada Skis

    Amer Sports Corporation Amer Sports acquires Armada, a US ski brand Amer Sports Corporation acquires Armada, the iconic US ski brand, with annual net sales of approximately USD 10 million. The acquisition includes the Armada brand, Armada-branded products, as well as intellectual property and...
  13. DoryBreaux

    Long-Term Test: Atomic HAWX ULTRA 130

    Atomic HAWX ULTRA 130 Last: variable Size tested: 28.5 (320mm BSL) Design: Carryover Background/Stats: 6'2", 250lbs w/gear, measure 13.5/14 shoe size, 11/10ths skier, ski the entire spectrum of terrain and conditions (with the exception of moguls; I will go out of my way to not ski moguls). I...
  14. DB Cooper

    Comparison Review Help me with my next ski (90-98mm)

    First, big shout out to this community. You guys help me settle on a pair of Backland109's and it was a great decision. I am now on a mission to find my next ski. A bit about me: 6 foot three, 215, 37 years old, lives in Utah. Before I got the Backland I was skiing on an E 100. I had bought...
  15. Philpug

    Comparison Review 2017 Tester's Choice

    We started with our ever-popular Steals & Deals, but added a new twist: the first phase of our “Tester's Choice.” Tester's Choice is a compilation of our reviewers' favorite 2017 skis. We will stick with the same categories as Steals & Deals, but these are more often the skis that manufacturers...
  16. Philpug

    Bindings 101: What Are Your Questions?

    Like with skis, there are a lot of new bindings coming out for 2017. Some are new colors, and others go as far as significant redesigns. We are seeing new acronyms like WTR: what is it and how does it affect performance? Ramp angles, what should I look for? Demo/adjustable bindings? What...
  17. Philpug

    Changes in Amer Leadership Team

    Amer Sports Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE May 17, 2016 at 11.00 a.m. Changes in Amer Sports leadership team Victor Duran, Amer Sports` SVP, Marketing and Business to Consumer and member of the Executive Board, is leaving the company to assume a new position as the CEO of Intersport...
  18. Dave Petersen

    All Things Dachstein

    All Things Dachstein Dachstein Ski Boots
  19. Dave Petersen

    All Things Atomic

    All Things Atomic Atomic Skis, Ski Boots, and Bindings SKI Dec 1986 SKIING Nov 1985