blizzard black pearl

  1. Four-Year Product Cycles aka When the Honeymoon Is Over

    Four-Year Product Cycles aka When the Honeymoon Is Over

    In today’s ever-evolving ski design, how does a brand keep the fickle customer happy? Skiers like shiny objects. We are always looking for the latest and greatest. A ski that was all that and a bag of chips two years ago hardly gets a mention today. Is it any less of a ski now than when it was...
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    Demo skis purchase need help

    Currently I am looking to purchase a pair of demo skis online. And I found one Blizzard Black Pearl with the base as shown in pics. I am wondering if such condition is consider above average or need send to a ski shop for repair. Does it still worth purchase? Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
  3. Philpug

    The Most Pioneering Women's Skis of All Time

    @Dave Petersen Artwork In our “Shrink It and Pink It: What makes a Women's Ski Different” article last season, we talked about women’s skis and how some manufacturers produce skis actually designed for women and others take their unisex skis and slap pink graphics on them. Here, we will talk...
  4. Pugski Test Team

    2018 Blizzard

    Blizzard Bonafide Dimensions: 135-98-119 Radius: [email protected] Sizes: 166, 173, 180, 188 Size tested: 180 Design: All New Drahtguy Kevin: A new tip and tighter radius make this perennial powerhouse better for more skiers. The carbon tip leads the ski confidently into the turn, and the same reliable...
  5. Tricia

    Cage Match Comparison 2017 Blizzard Black Pearl vs 2017 Armada Victa 87Ti

    The ski comparison that I've been asked about more than any other in the past several months is the Blizzard Black Pearl vs the Armada Victa 87Ti. As the first women's ski on the Flipcore platform, I'm not sure Blizzard had any idea how big the Black Pearl would be. It quickly surpassed every...
  6. Philpug

    2017 Blizzard Site Is Up!

    Blizzard's 2017 line of skis is up. Check out our Previews, Thumbnails, and Long-Term Tests! Long Term Test: 2017 Cochise Overview: 2017 Quattro Collection Ski Essentials: 2017 Quattro 8.0 Ski Essentials: 2017 Quattro RX Ski Essentials: 2017 Black Pearl
  7. SkiEssentials

    Individual Review 2017 Blizzard Black Pearl

    Hey PugSki members! Back in December we sat down with Sam Cook, President of Blizzard/Tecnica, and got an early preview of the 2017 Blizzard collection. Later in the year we were able to get our hands on quite a few of the new and updated models and have been rolling out reviews as fast as we...
  8. Tricia

    Comparison Review Tricia's Thumbnail Reviews: Sub-90mm Skis, 2016-17

    This is an area that I am really excited about. We had a few years of lean snow in the Tahoe area, which inspired clicking into skis that are leaner and meaner. Let's face it, when the cold smoke runs out and gives way to cream cheese and corduroy, the weapon of choice falls smack dab in the...
  9. Blizzard Freeride W, Twin Tip, Zero G skis

    Blizzard Freeride W, Twin Tip, Zero G skis

  10. Blizzard Women's Freeride Collection

    Blizzard Women's Freeride Collection